Allison Carruth, Ph.D.

Chair, Food Studies Undergraduate Minor

Allison Carruth an Associate Professor at UCLA, where she holds the Waldo W. Neikirk Term Chair for humanities education innovation. She is a faculty member in the Department of English and Institute of the Environment and Sustainability and an affiliate of the Institute for Society and Genetics and Food Studies. Since 2015, she has been the founding director of the Laboratory for Environmental Narrative Strategies (LENS). For her professional bio and publications see her website: