Christine Keiner

Christine Keiner

Associate Professor
College of Liberal Arts
Department of Science, Technology, and Society

2019 Submissions

Journal Paper

Keiner, Christine. "The Maryland Oyster Aquaculture Transition: Balancing Economics, Ecology, and Equity." Southeastern Geographer 59. (2019): 40-51. Print. *

Invited Keynote/Presentation

Keiner, Christine. "Roundtable: Revisiting Neptune’s Garden: Science, Technology, and Environment in Oceanic History." North American Society for Oceanic History. North American Society for Oceanic History. New Bedford, Massachusetts. 17 May 2019. Conference Presentation.

Keiner, Christine. "The Unbuilt Central American Sea-Level Canal and the Environmental History of Unrealized Megaprojects." American Society for Environmental History. American Society for Environmental History. Columbus, Ohio. 11 Apr. 2019. Conference Presentation.

Keiner, Christine. "Domesticating the Maryland Oyster: From Regulated Commons to Aquaculture Enterprise Zones." Agricultural Historical Society. Agricultural Historical Society. Washington, DC. 7 Jun. 2019. Conference Presentation.

National/International Competition Award Winner

Keiner, Christine. Journal of the History of Biology. 2019 Everett Mendelsohn Prize. Utrecht, Netherlands, 2019.

2018 Submissions

Journal Editor

Member, Editorial Board, ed. Journal of the History of Biology. Springer Netherlands: Springer, 2018. Print.

Invited Keynote/Presentation

Keiner, Christine. "Marine Environmental History from the Chesapeake Bay to the Panama Canal." National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute for College and University Faculty: The American Maritime People. Frank C. Munson Institute of American Maritime Studies, Mystic Seaport Museum. Mystic, Connecticut. 13 Jul. 2018. Guest Lecture.

Keiner, Christine. "Invasive Species Research in the Great Lakes: A Brief and Selective History." Science and Technology Seminar. University of Rochester Laboratory for Laser Energetics. Rochester, New York. 13 Apr. 2018. Guest Lecture.

Keiner, Christine. "Lake Ontario Levels and Plan 2014: Environmental Redemption or Disaster?" Lecture Series. RIT Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Rochester, New York. 27 Sep. 2018. Guest Lecture.

Keiner, Christine. "Panelist." Greenland Under the Arctic Sky. RIT College of Imaging Arts and Sciences, School of Photographic Arts and Sciences. Rochester, New York. 13 Sep. 2018. Lecture.

Keiner, Christine. "From Fallout to Sea Snakes: The Panatomic Canal Debate and Pre-NEPA Environmental Impact Assessment." Society for the History of Technology. SHOT. St. Louis, Missouri. 13 Oct. 2018. Conference Presentation.

2017 Submissions

Journal Paper

Keiner, Christine. "A Two-Ocean Bouillabaisse: Science, Politics, and the Central American Sea-Level Canal Controversy." Journal of the History of Biology 50. 4 (2017): 835-887. Print. «

2016 Submissions

Journal Paper

Keiner, Christine and Ashley Carse, Pamela M. Henson, Marixa Lasso, Paul S. Sutter, Megan Raby and Blake Scott. "Panama Canal Forum: From the Conquest of Nature to the Construction of New Ecologies." Environmental History 21. (2016): 206-287. Print. «

2010 Submissions

Published Review

Keiner, Christine. Rev. of The Fishermen’s Frontier: People and Salmon in Southeast Alaska. David F. Arnold. Agricultural History, 84.4 (2010): 546-548. Print.

Formal Presentation

Keiner, Christine. “Reconnecting Marylanders with their Oyster Heritage: A Century of Political Resistance to Privatizing the Oyster Beds of the Maryland Chesapeake Bay.” Ninth Maritime Heritage Conference. Baltimore, MD. 15-19 Sept. 2010. Presentation.

Keiner, Christine. “Building a Better Oyster: The Rise of the Pacific Northwest Marine Biotechnology Industrial-Academic Complex.” Society for the History of Technology (SHOT). Tacoma, WA. 30 Oct. - 3 Sept. 2010. Presentation.

Keiner, Christine. “The Sea-Level Panama Canal Debate as a Cold War Forum for Emerging Environmental Concerns.” Tri-University History Conference on Cold War Encounters. Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. 16 Oct. 2010. Presentation.

Keiner, Christine. “The Sea-Level Panama Canal Debate and the Uneasy Integration of Ecological and Engineering Concerns in the Early Modern Environmental Era.” North American Society for Oceanic History. Mystic, CN. 12-16 May 2010. Presentation.

Keiner, Christine. “The Sea-Level Panama Canal Debate as a Cold War Forum for Emerging Environmental Concerns.” Association of American Geographers. Washington, DC. 14-18 Apr. 2010. Presentation.

Keiner, Christine. “Scientists, Watermen, and Conflict in the Maryland Chesapeake Oyster Fishery, 1880-2010.” University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Horn Point Laboratory Faculty Seminar. Cambridge, MD. 20 Oct. 2010. Presentation.

Keiner, Christine. Inaugural Presentation. Farming for the Future Seminar Series, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health. Baltimore, MD. 20 Sept. 2010. Presentation.

Published Book

Keiner, Christine. The Oyster Question: Scientists, Watermen, and the Maryland Chesapeake Bay since 1880. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2010. Print.