Dr. Jim Riach has a Ph. D. in Anthropology, is the Director of Honors College Summer Fieldschool to the Amazon. His research includes interconnections between ecosystems and human well-being of Indigenous peoples of the Ecuadorian and Peruvian Amazon.
Doctor of Philosophy in Anthropology, UGA, 2001
Master of Arts in Comparative Sociology, FIU, 1995
Bachelor of Science in Environmental Studies, FIU, 1989
Associate of Arts in Marine Sciences, MDCC, 1980