Sibyl Diver is a post-doctoral scholar at Stanford University in the Department of Earth System Science. She studies issues of natural resource governance with Indigenous peoples, focusing on Pacific Northwest salmon watersheds. This includes research on co-management (or collaborative management) arrangements between Indigenous communities and state agencies. She received her PhD from Berkeley’s Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management at the College of Natural Resources. Sibyl completed her undergraduate work at Stanford, earning a dual degree in Human Biology and Russian.
Prior to graduate school, Sibyl spent eight years with Pacific Environment, supporting Russian grassroots environmental and indigenous rights organizations to have a voice in natural resource management decisions. Sibyl is an active member of the Karuk-UC Berkeley Collaborative, a group supporting the Karuk Tribe’s eco-cultural revitalization strategy in Northern California.