Global Development

Field Description

The Masters of Professional Studies in Agriculture and Life Sciences and the Masters of Professional Studies in International Development are one year programs which provide an interdisciplinary program of study for those who have experience in global development and are seeking to upgrade or update their educational qualifications.

The degree programs require at least 30 credits of course work, including 20 credits of course work in CALS. Up to six credits may be earned for an applied research project or capstone project. M.P.S. degree candidates must meet the CALS credit requirements in addition to field requirements.  


Contact Information

Website: http://ip.cals.cornell.edu/graduate
Email: dmp3@cornell.edu
Phone: 607 255-3035

B75 Mann Library
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY  14853

Subject and Degrees

Global Development

Concentrations by Subject

Global Development

  • global development (minor)

Faculty

Maricelis Acevedo

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: plant pathology, plant breeding

Shorna R. Allred

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development

N'Dri Assie-Lumumba

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: African and African diaspora education; gender issues; family and social structure

Christopher Brendan Barrett

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: development policy; economic analysis

Arnab Basu

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: labor markets, crop pricing and adoption, eco-labeling, trade

Alaka Basu

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: population studies; gender; health; south Asian studies

Rachel Bezner Kerr

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development

Louise E. Buck

  • Campus: Ithaca - (Divisional Member)
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: integrated landscape management, ecoagriculture, innovation systems

Ho Yan (Nancy) Chau

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: international trade; economic development; regional economics

Debbie J. Cherney

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development

Ralph Dean Christy

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: agricultural economics; development policy

W. Ronnie Coffman

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: development policy

Sarah Nell Davidson Evanega

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests:

Parfait M Eloundou-Enyegue

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: development policy

Kathryn Fiorella

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development

Sarah Carissa Giroux

  • Campus: Ithaca - (Divisional Member)
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: population and development, fertility, inequality, research methods, stratification and mobility

Miguel I. Gomez

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: food marketing and distribution; supply chain analysis

Siba Grovogui

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: theory, law, globalization, development, political economy

Peter R. Hobbs

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: agronomy; cropping systems; traditional agriculture; research and development in South Asia

Heather J Huson

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development

Karim-Aly S. Kassam

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: indigenous rights; sustainable development; gender analysis; climate change

Ndunge Kiiti

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: mobile technology, development communication, public health, agribusiness in emerging markets

Marianne Elizabeth Krasny

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: environmental education, global online learning, civic ecology/environmental stewardship

Sarosh C Kuruvilla

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: collective bargaining; labor law; labor history; Asian industrial relations transformations

Steven Charles Kyle

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: development economics

James Philip Lassoie

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: natural resources; development policy

Julie G. Lauren

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: soil fertility, conservation agriculture, grain legumes, rice-wheat, international agriculture

David R. Lee

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: agricultural policy; international trade; agricultural price policy; the interactions between international trade and economic development; research and technology effects in agriculture; policy impacts on resource use and management

Christopher Johannes Lehmann

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: soil fertility and nutrient management; ecosystems ranges from agriculture; agroforestry to forest successions

Lori Leonard

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development

Daniel Peter Loucks

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: integration of economics, ecology, environmental engineering and other applicable disciplines into models for identifying and evaluating alternative natural resource development; management plans and policies

John R. Mathiason

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: governance of climate change; internet government

Susan Rutherford McCouch

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: biotechnology and plant improvement; molecular mapping; use of genetic diversity; plant breeding and global food supplies; rice genetic improvement; comparative genomics of rice and staple cereal grains

Philip David McMichael

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: rural sociology; development policy

Julia L. Mehta

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development

Muna Baron Ndulo

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development

Rebecca Judith Nelson

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: improvement and management of resistance for resource-poor farmers; linking agricultural research and extension

Steven A. Osofsky

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: wildlife: health, conservation; one health; planetary health; biodiversity; sustainable agriculture; rural development; science policy

Scott J Peters

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: community-university engagement; community organizing; democracy, science, and education; history of American higher education; action research; narrative inquiry

Max John Pfeffer

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: development sociology

Prabhu L. Pingali

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development

Alison G Power

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: agriculture ecology; pest management; ecological interactions between natural and agricultural ecosystems

Marvin P Pritts

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: sustainability of fruit production

Joe Mac Regenstein

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: food chemistry; waste management; religious (kosher and halal) and ethnic foods; fish technology

Syed S H Rizvi

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: engineering and processing of food systems; processing technologies; packaging and international food developments

Margaret Elizabeth Smith

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: varieties for smallholders farmers; farmer variety selection and conservation; participatory plant breeding; tropical crop production systems

Tammo S Steenhuis

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: innovative ways of integrated watershed management

Janice E Thies

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: soil microbial ecology

Keith G. Tidball

  • Campus: Ithaca - (Divisional Member)
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: natural resources in post conflict/post disaster, Social - ecological systems resilience, Human - nature interactions and dichotomies, Therapeutic values of conservation and recreation for returning combatants

Terry W. Tucker

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: farmer-led innovation; alternative extension approaches and institutional arrangements; diverse partnerships for development

Hale Ann Tufan

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: priority setting for plant breeding, gender research, participatory plant breeding

Norman Thomas Uphoff

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: methods of analysis; development policy

Harold Mathijs Van Es

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: soil and water conservation; precision agriculture; environmental protection

Mildred Elaine Warner

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: community development; economic development; state and local government policy

Monroe Weber-Shirk

  • Campus: Ithaca - (Divisional Member)
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: sustainable, gravity-powered, community-scale, drinking water treatment

Lindy Brooks Williams

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: population

Wendy W. Wolford

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Global Development: global development
  • Research Interests: political economy of development; social movements and resistance; agrarian societies; political ecology and conservation; land use; land reform; critical ethnography all in Latin America