Daniel Finlay


Daniel is interested in studying the intersection between political cultures, environment, and the development and popularization of scientific advances and novel technologies as a driving force behind major social change.  His career objective is to integrate his background in public health with research into geographic and environmental factors that can impact human health and welfare in Indonesia and Southeast Asia more broadly.


American University: M.A. International Development, 2016

University of California, Santa Cruz: B.A. Psychobiology, 2004

Fulbright-Hays Fellowship 2015, Advanced Indonesian Language Program; Salatiga, Indonesia

Critical Language Scholarship Program 2013, Indonesian language; Malang, Indonesia