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Scott Doebler

Graduate Student

108 Weaver Building
University Park , PA 16802

Education:

  1. M.A. Penn State University
  2. M.Ed. Valparaiso University
  3. B.A. Gustavus Adolphus College

Biography:

I am a Ph.D. candidate in colonial Latin American history.  My dissertation studies southern Yucatán, northern Guatemala, and the western Caribbean during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.  I examine the early modern social and environmental history of this forgotten and marginalized forested space, especially focusing on how local ecologies entangled Spanish, English, and Maya communities.

Research Interests:

Mexico, Guatemala, Río de la Plata, History of Science