MS, International Agricultural Development/ Crop Resource Conservation, UC Davis (1997)
BA, Political Science/ French, University of Arizona (1994)
My dissertation research focuses on local agroecological knowledge, social networks, and rural livelihoods to explore the impacts of organic agricultural reform on small-scale rice paddy producers in Bali, Indonesia. Research interests include agrobiodiversity; livelihoods, vulnerability, and resilience; international development and humanitarian assistance; and participatory research approaches.
Areas of Study:
South Asia & Southeast Asia