Core Faculty & Staff
The instruction and management of UF’s MDP draws on experienced and dynamic faculty located in seven different colleges: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, the College of Public Health & Health Professions, the College of Veterinary Medicine, the College of Design, Construction & Planning, the Warrington College of Business Administration and the Levin College of Law.
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|Center for African Studies|
MDP Graduate Coordinator
|African development; political economy; economic reforms and aid; gender issues and women's empowerment; agricultural development and cotton sectors; social capital and collective action; microfinance.||Francophone West Africa; Mali|
|Geomatics Program, School of Forest Resources and Conservation||Land tenure and property rights, governance of natural resources in developing countries, cadastral surveying and mapping||South and Central America, the Caribbean, Southern Africa|
|Geography||Protected area management, conservation of natural resources||Southern Africa|
|Tropical Conservation and Development||Facilitation, conflict and collaboration management, workshop training, adult learning, social learning, tropical conservation and development||Brazil, Paraguay, Ecuador, Peru|
Carmen Diana Deere
|Center for Latin American Studies||Gender inequality in asset ownership, land policy and agrarian reform, rural social movements, and gender in Latin American agricultural development||Ecuador, Cuba, Brazil, Central America
|School of Natural Resources and Environment||Adaptive management, natural resource management, biodiversity conservation||Uruguay, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Bolivia, Brazil|
|Center for Latin American Studies||Tropical conservation and development, gender and development||Brazil, Comparative Latin America|
|Center for African Studies, Department of Environmental and Global Health||Health equity and disparities, water and sanitation, monitoring and evaluation||Kenya, Mozambique, India, East Africa|