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Carl Middleton

Dr. Carl Middleton is a Lecturer with the Master of Arts in International Development Studies (MAIDS) Programme at the Faculty of Political Science of Chulalongkorn University, Thailand.  He graduated from the University of Manchester, UK with a Bachelor in Civil Engineering, and a Doctorate in Environmental Chemistry.  From 2003 to 2005 he worked in Cambodia with several local NGOs on issues related to natural resource use and protection. Since 2006 he has worked with the NGO International Rivers where he has monitored the dam building industry and promoted better planning processes for sustainable and equitable use of water and energy resources.  Since 2009, he has taught on the MAIDS programme, where his teaching and research focuses on environmental policy and politics, with a particular interest in the political ecology and governance of water and energy resources in the Mekong Region