Saskia Cornes

National (2019)

Program Director

Duke University

Durham, North Carolina

Personal pronouns: She, her, hers

Dr. Saskia Cornes is the Program Director of the Duke Campus Farm and an Assistant Professor of the Practice at Duke University. She has been working in the campus farm movement since 2009, designing experiential curricula in critical food studies for Columbia University, the University of San Francisco, UC Santa Cruz and Hostos Commmunity College. Saskia holds a PhD in English Literature from Columbia University and teaches in the environmental humanities through Duke's Franklin Humanities Institute. When she’s not out in the field, she’s bringing the field to campus, working with departments and programs across Duke to rethink our relationship to food and to the land and people that grow it.