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Sharon Guynup

Global Fellow, Former Public Policy Fellow

Professional affiliation

Environmental journalist and author; Contributor, The New York Times, National Geographic, and other outlets
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Wilson Center Projects

Narco versus Nature: How the Drug Trade Impacts Wildlife and Nature in the Americas

Full Biography

Sharon Guynup, is currently a Global Fellow with the Wilson Center’s Environmental Change and Security Program and the Global Risk and Resilience Program. She is also a journalist, author, photographer, and video producer who covers environmental issues for The New York Times, National Geographic, Scientific American, Smithsonian and other national and international publications. Previously, she taught in New York University’s graduate Science, Health and Environmental Reporting Program. She is co-author of “Tigers Forever: Saving the World’s Most Endangered Big Cat” and launched “The State of the Wild” book series for the Wildlife Conservation Society.

Previous Terms

Public Policy Fellow, March 7 2016 - May 26 2017