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  • PhD Agricultural and Extension Education


  • PhD Candidate
  • Agricultural and Extension Education & International Agriculture and Development


  • M.S. in Rural Sociology and International Agriculture and Development


  • Ph.D. Student
  • Advised by: Dr. María del Mar Jiménez Gasco


814-863-2495

Areas of Expertise

  • Verticillium wilt
  • Population biology: genetics, evolution, ecology
  • Ecology of host-pathogen interactions
  • Bioinformatics
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Ph.D. in Entomology and International Agriculture and Development


814-863-7812

  • Ph.D. Student
  • Advised by: Dr. Gretchen Kuldau


  • Ph.D. Candidate, Agricultural and Extension Education


Areas of Expertise

  • Curriculum Design and Instruction
  • Empathy and Mindfulness Education
  • Non-Formal Educational Program Development
  • Education Program Evaluation
  • Youth Leadership Development
  • PhD Candidate in Food Science and INTAD


  • MS Agricultural and Extension Education & International Agriculture and Development
  • Global Teach Ag! Fellow


Areas of Expertise

  • Non-formal Alternative Agriculture Education (Permaculture)
  • Critical Pedagogy
  • Food Systems Change
  • MS Rural Sociology


Areas of Expertise

  • International and Rural Agricultural Development
  • Rural Livestock Production
  • Small Holder Farmer Livelihoods
  • Animal Science
  • Ph.D. Candidate, Horticulture


  • PhD. Rural Sociology


  • PhD Rural Sociology


Areas of Expertise

  • sociology of health
  • feminist theory
  • international development
  • mixed methods
  • feminist methods
  • critical pedagogies
  • MS Agricultural and Extension Education & International Agriculture and Development


  • MS Agricultural and Extension Education


Areas of Expertise

  • International Development
  • Program Evaluation
  • Agricultural Technology Transfer
  • Cacao
  • MS Rural Sociology


  • Graduate Student
  • Outreach Programs & Activities Coordinator


814-409-8874

  • M.S. Student


814-865-0456

  • PhD Agricultural and Extension Education


  • PhD Student, Forest Resources


  • Ph.D. Student
  • Advised by: Dr. Gretchen Kuldau


814-863-1932

Areas of Expertise

  • Phylogenetics of Pinus ponderosa using plastid SSR and Mitochondrial DNA
  • Ph.D. Candidate, Plant Biology


  • Graduate Student


  • PhD Rural Sociology


Areas of Expertise

  • Agrarian Political Economy
  • Smallholder Livelihood Strategies
  • Coordinator, Plant Disease Clinic


814-865-2204

  • Ph.D. Candidate, Plant Biology


  • Graduate Student


  • Ph.D. in Agricultural and Extension Education & International Agriculture and Development


814-777-5863

  • PhD Agricultural and Extension Education


Areas of Expertise

  • Community and Leadership Development
  • Regional and International Development
  • Civic engagement/social participation and democracy
  • Education for social change and education policy
  • Theater and arts as political tools for education and development
  • Critical environmental education
  • Program design
  • NGOs and project management
  • M.S. Candidate, Horticulture


  • Ph.D. in Entomology and International Agriculture and Development


  • PhD Rural Sociology


  • Ph.D. Rural Sociology


Areas of Expertise

  • Food Security
  • Social Structure
  • International Development
  • Sociology of Food and Agriculture
  • Ph.D. Candidate in Agricultural and Extension Education


814-865-7521

  • Graduate Student


814-863-0102

  • MS Agricultural and Extension Education


  • MS Rural Sociology


Areas of Expertise

  • Agricultural Innovation Systems (AIS)
  • Agricultural Technology Transfer
  • Agricultural and Rural Development Policy
  • Climate Change and agriculture
  • M.S. Student
  • Plant Pathology, International Agriculture and Development
  • Advised by: Dr. María del Mar Jiménez Gasco


814-863-2495

Areas of Expertise

  • Fusarium oxysporum
  • Plant pathology
  • International agriculture
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Organization leadership and management
  • Bioinformatics programmer


814-863-6412

  • Ph.D. Student
  • Advised by: Dr. Cristina Rosa


814-863-1932

  • Graduate Student


814-863-0102

  • MS Rural Sociology


  • Ecology, Ph.D. Program


814-863-2957

  • MS Rural Sociology and Human Dimensions of Natural Resources and Environment