Amy Hackney Blackwell
Graduate Research Fellow
Amy Hackney Blackwell received a BA in History from Duke University in North Carolina, an MA in History from Vanderbilt University in Tennessee, a JD from the University of Virginia School of Law, and is currently a PhD candidate in Plant and Environmental Science at Clemson University in South Carolina. Hackney Blackwell has written books and articles on legal, historical, literary, and scientific topics for professional, popular, and scholarly audiences. With Patrick McMillan she is conducting research on policies, practices, pedagogies, legal and diplomatic issues, and scientific applications of biological research in the context of public Botanical Gardens.