Institutional Capacity-Building in Disaster Risk Management and Sustainable Development at Bahir Dar University, Ethiopia. Funded by USAID, 2008-2011.
A Dynamic Decision Making System for the Senegal River Valley. Funded by the Organization pour le Mise en Valeur du Fleuve Sénégal (OMVS), 2008-2009.
Coping with Climate Risks: An Africa Review. The World Bank, 2008-2009.
Finan, T., Evaluation of Climate Change on Ugandan Agriculture. Report presented to USAID. Tetratech, Washington, D.C., 2012.
Finan, T., Storm warnings: The role of anthropology in adapting to sea-level rise in southwestern Bangladesh, in Crate, S.A. and M. Nuttall, eds., Anthropology and Climate Change: from Encounters to Actions, Walnut Creek: Left Coast Press, pp 175-85, 2009.
Nelson, D.R., C.T. West, and T.J. Finan, 2009. Introduction to “In Focus: Global Change and Adaptation in Local Places, American Anthropologist, 111(3), 271-4.
Serrat-Capdevila, A., A. Browning-Aiken, K. Lansey, T. Finan, and J. B. Valdés, 2009. Increasing social-ecological resilience by placing science at the decision table; The role of the San Pedro Basin Decision Support System Model (Arizona), Ecology and Society, 14(1), 2009. http://www.ecologyandsociety.org/vol14/iss1/art37/
Vasquez-Leon, M., C.T. West, and T.J. Finan, 2003. A comparative assessment of climate vulnerability: agriculture and ranching on both sides of the US–Mexico border, with M. Vasquez-Leon and C.T. West, Global Environmental Change,13:159-73.
Finan, T.J., 2003. Climate science and the policy of drought mitigation in Ceará, Northeast Brazil, in S. Strauss and B. Orlove (eds.) Weather, Climate, Culture, New York: Berg Publishers, pp. 203-216.
Peace Corps Volunteer, UI.S. Peace Corps Regional Office, Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil, 1970-1974.
Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology (formerly Bureau of Ethnic Research), 1981 to present
Ph.D., Cultural Anthropology, University of Arizona, 1981
M.A., Cultural Anthropology, University of Arizona, 1975
B.A., Literature and History, University of Detroit, 1969