Department of Community and Leadership Development / Sociology
Assistant Professor

Specializes In:

  • Agri-food systems in the Middle East and North Africa
  • Rural livelihoods and economic development
  • Anthropology of rural life
  • Land tenure and land rights movements
  • Labor migration

International Experience:

  • Long-term field research in the sourtheastern oases of Morocco
  • Community development experience in Morocco, Egypt, and West Africa
  • Lived and worked in sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia