Stefanie Fishel

Visiting Fellow

Stefanie Fishel is a Lecturer in Politics and International Relations at the University of Sunshine Coast, and holds a PhD in Politics and International Relations from the Johns Hopkins University. Her research engages with political ecology, environmental humanities, philosophy, and feminist approaches to theorize new forms of global environmental institutions and legal regimes that support biodiversity, earth system governance and Earth jurisprudence. She is co-author of “Planet Politics: A Manifesto from the End of IR" in Millennium: Journal of International Studies. Dr. Fishel’s 2017 book, The Microbial State: Global Thriving and the Body Politic, is available through the University of Minnesota Press. 


Book Chapters
Burke A; Fishel S, 2019, 'Power, World Politics, and Thing-Systems in the Anthropocene', in Biermann F; LÖVBRAND E (ed.), Anthropocene Encounters: New Directions in Green Political Thinking, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 87 - 108,