Dr. Joseph Alter (Program Faculty Leader & Instructor: Religion and Ecology)

Joseph Alter was born in the Himalayas and has been studying religion, culture and the environment in the mountains for thirty years.  He is Professor of Anthropology at the University of Pittsburgh with research expertise in medical anthropology.

Please feel free to reach out to Dr. Alter with any questions about the academics of the program. His email is: JSALTER@pitt.edu.