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Meet our faculty: Chuan Liao
Meet Chuan Liao, assistant professor, Department of Global Development.
  • Department of Global Development
  • Global Development
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Canaan Boyer, project manager for NextGen Cassava, earned the 2022 CALS Core Value Staff Award for her commitment to inclusion for "one of the most successful crop breeding projects in the world."
  • Department of Global Development
  • School of Integrative Plant Science
  • Plant Breeding and Genetics Section
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Cornell Global Development is pleased to announce its Master of Professional Studies (MPS) class of 2023. This year’s program will provide in-depth training to early and mid-career development professionals from Africa, Asia and the Americas...
  • Department of Global Development
  • Global Development
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At Cornell, the Turner Fellows are taking graduate courses and engaging in research, and on August 31, they were celebrated by the Cornell community at a welcome reception attended by Cornell faculty mentors, and program partners across the...
  • Department of Global Development
  • School of Integrative Plant Science
  • Global Development
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  • School of Integrative Plant Science
  • Plant Breeding and Genetics Section
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Plantation Liberalism: Personhood and Property between Philippine Mindanao and the Black Atlantic
Seminar in Critical Development Studies hosted by Cornell Global Development and the Graduate Field of Development Studies Abstract: On the banana plantations of Mindanao, the Philippines’ southernmost region, activists involved in an anti...
  • Department of Global Development
  • Global Development

Seminar

Seminar in Critical Development Studies hosted by Cornell Global Development and the Graduate Field of Development Studies Abstract: In this talk, I will discuss my new book, Rocking Qualitative Social Science (Stanford University Press, 2021)...
  • Global Development
  • Department of Global Development
Speaker, Jovan Lewis

Seminar

Seminar in Critical Development Studies hosted by Cornell Global Development and the Graduate Field of Development Studies Abstract: In this talk, I think through the history of Greenwood, Tulsa, Oklahoma, more famously known as Black Wall...
  • Global Development
  • Department of Global Development
  • Applied Economics
Speaker, Bobby Smith

Seminar

Seminar in Critical Development Studies hosted by Cornell Global Development and the Graduate Field of Development Studies Abstract: How does our understanding of the American civil rights movement shift if food is the starting point? In this...
  • Department of Global Development
  • Global Development
  • Agriculture & Food Systems
Speaker, Kyle Davis

Seminar

Perspectives in Global Development: Fall 2022 Seminar Series Sustainable food systems aim to provide sufficient and nutritious food, while maximizing climate resilience and minimizing environmental impacts. Yet historical practices, notably the...
  • Global Development
  • Department of Global Development
  • Development