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Chelsea Welker

Chelsea Welker

Assistant Professor

Political Science & International Affairs
College of Humanities & Social Sciences

Contact Information

(970) 351-4755
McKee 306
Office Hours
TR, 11am-12pm in-person and via Zoom; Mondays from 11am-12pm via Zoom
Mailing Address
University of Northern Colorado
Political Science & International Affairs
Campus Box 130
Greeley, CO 80639


Professional/Academic Experience

Dr. Welker is an Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Affairs. Dr. Welker teaches a range of courses, including introductory courses in international relations and a wide range of upper division courses such as Politics of Migration, Women and Politics, and Environmental Politics and Law.

Research/Areas of Interest

Dr. Welker's research focuses on ecological subjectivity, environmental political theory, climate change, poststructuralism, and new materialism.

Publications/Creative Works

Dr. Welker has published work in The Journal of Psychosocial Studies and is currently in the process of proposing a full-length monograph entitled Re-Imagining the Ecological Subject: Toward a Critical Materialism of Entangled Ecologies.