Veronica Herrera

Veronica Herrera

Associate Professor of Urban Planning and Political Science


Ph.D. in Political Science, U.C. Berkeley, B.A., Swarthmore College

Areas of Interest:

Environmental Politics, Latin America, Plastics, Political Economy of Development, Qualitative Methods, Urban Politics, Waste, Water Policy


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Veronica Herrera, Ph.D., studies the politics of development and environmental governance in cities. She is a specialist in urban climate change governance issues related to water, wastewater, and solid waste management. To learn more, visit her website at