Student Advising

Current Students

PhD Committee Advising

  • 2015 Hayden Hedman
  • 2013 Maria Carolina Simao

Masters of Science (Thesis)

  • 2015 Claire Poelking: Gender and Pastoralism in an age of shifting political economies of labor
  • 2015 Amanda Kaminsky: China in Africa and the New Safari
  • 2012 Bristol Mann (co-advised with Bill Currie): Application of finer scale satellite imagery to clarify index-insurance programs in East Africa (Currently at International Resources Institute)

Masters of Science (Non-Thesis)

  • 2015 Alexandra Clayton

Alumni

PhD Committee Advising

  • 2012 Joshua Cousins
  • 2011 Baruani Mshale

Masters of Science (Thesis)

  • 2012 Cara Steger: Citizen Science and Natural Resource Monitoring in African Protected Areas (Currently PhD Student at Colorado State University)
  • 2012 Erin O’Brien (committee member; Johannes Foufopoulos, Advisor): Effects of grazing treatments on vegetative regrowth in East African savanna grasslands
  • 2011 David O’Connor (committee member; Johannes Foufopoulos, Advisor): Grazing ecologies of giraffe and camels in Northern Kenya: Possibilities for Competition? (Currently at the San Diego Zoo)
  • 2011 Wan-Chih Cheng (committee member; Johannes Foufopoulos, Advisor): Effects of small ruminant grazing on ecosystems services in Greece

Masters of Science (Non-Thesis)

  • 2013 Jordan Fischer (Dual with Ross School of Business)
  • 2012 Katie O’Gara: Community Forestry in Tanzania

Undergraduate Students

  • 2014 Syeda Zaynab Mahmood (UROP Scholar)
  • 2012 Zachary Petroni (Wallenburg Fellow)
  • 2011 Jordan McHugh (UROP Scholar)