Participant List

Updated: September 19, 2007

Cornell International Workshop on Agricultural Education and Information Systems
Part I: Knowledge Systems

* Indicates a member of the Project Design Team.

 

Ramziath Adajo
Graduate Student, Department of Agricultural Economics
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI USA

*Douglas B. Allen
Associate Professor
Department of Management
University of Denver

*Dwight W. Allen
Educational Reform Specialist Eminent Scholar
of Educational Reform
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA USA

Jacqeline Ashby
Allianza Cambio Andino
International Potato Research Center (CIP)
Cali, Colombia

Cephas Ametefe
Farmer
Ghana

Suresh Chandra Babu
Senior Research Fellow
International Service for National Agricultural Research (ISNAR)
Washington, DC, USA

Ousmane Badiane
Senior Research Fellow / Senior Research Advisor
Africa Coordinator, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Pretoria, South Africa

Peter Baker
Graduate Student, Educational Curriculum and Instruction
Old Dominion University, VA, USA

Venkataraman Balaji
Head, Knowledge Management and Sharing
International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)
Patancheru, India

Marianne Banziger
Director, Global Maize Program
International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT)
Nairobi, Kenya

*Sara Boettiger
Strategic Planning and Development
Public Intellectual
Property Resource for Agriculture (PIPRA)
University of California Davis
Davis, CA USA

*Gracian Chimwaza
Executive Director for Information Training and Outreach Centre for Africa (ITOCA)
South Africa

Gopal Chowhan
Executive Director, Sustainable Agriculture and Farming Enterprise (SAFE) Development Group
Dhaka, Bangladesh

Loy Van Crowder
Senior Officer, Extension Systems
Research and Extension Division
Natural Resources Management and Environment Department
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
Rome, Italy

Nango Dembele
Assistant Professor, International Development
Michigan State University and
Coordinator, PROMISAM (Project de Mobilisation d'Initiatives en Matiere de Securite Alimentaire)
Bamako, Mali

Vibha Dhawan
Vice Chancellor
TERI University
New Delhi, India

*Carl K. Eicher
University Distinguished Professor Emeritus
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI USA

Cheruvathoor Elsy
Assistant Professor, Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics
College of Horticulture, Kerala Agricultural University
Kerala, India

Mushtaq Gill
Director General, On-Farm Water Management
Punjab Provincial Department of Agriculture
Lahore, Pakistan

Ken Giller
Professor, Plant Production Systems
Department of Plant Sciences
Wageningen University
Wageningen, The Netherlands

Lutz Goedde
Senior Program Officer, Agricultural Development
Global Development Program
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Seattle, WA USA

Diana Grusczynski
Associate Program Officer, Agricultural Development
Global Development Program
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Seattle, WA, USA

Jeanette Gurung
Director, Women Organizing for Change in Agricultural and NRM (WOCAN)
Ithaca, NY, USA

E.A. "Short” Heinrichs
Research Professor, Department of Entomology
Consultant to INSORMIL and IPM CRSP and
Secretary General, International Association for the Plant Protection Sciences (IAPPS)
University of Nebraska
Lincoln, NE, USA

Robert Herdt
International Professor, Applied Economics and Management (Adjunct)
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY, USA

Melissa Ho
Program Officer, Agricultural Development
Global Development Program
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Seattle, WA, USA

Barbara Hutchinson
Assistant to the Vice Dean and Director
Agricultural Experiment Station
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
University of Arizona, AZ, USA

Henry Kalomba
Regional Manager - North
National Smallholder Farmers’ Association of Malawi (NASFAM)
Lilongwe, Malawi

Nidal Mahah Karim
Graduate Student, Ecological/Community Psychology
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI, USA

Margaret Kroma
Assistant Professor, Education
International Extension
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY, USA

Edward Mabaya
Research Associate, Emerging Markets Program
Department of Applied Economics and Management (AEM)
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY, USA

Vongai Kandiwa Majaha
Graduate Student, Department of Development Sociology
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY, USA

*Karim M. Maredia
Professor and Program Director
World Technology Access Program(WorldTAP)
Institute of International Agriculture
Michigan State University

Pamela Marinda
Sustainable Agriculture Centre for Research, Extension and Development in Africa
Bungoma, Kenya

Janet McCue
Director, A.R. Mann Library
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY, USA

Lakshmi Murthy
Assistant Director, Documentation
National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management
Hyderabad, India

Gorettie Nabanoga
Senior Lecturer, Community Forestry Extension
Faculty of Forestry and Nature Conservation
Makerere University
Kampala, Uganda

Sameena Nazir
Graduate Student, International Agricultural and Rural Development
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY USA

Margaret Ngwira
College Librarian and Secretray, UbuntuNet Alliance for Research and Education Networking
Kamuzu College of Nursing
University of Malawi
Lilongwe, Malawi

Jean Njiru
Graduate Student, International Programs
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY, USA

*Mary Anderson Ochs
Head Information Services and Collections
Albert R. Mann Library
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY USA

Willis Oluoch-Kosura
Program Director, Collaborative Msc in Agricultural and Applied Economics,
African Economic Research Consortium (AERC)
Nairobi, Kenya

*Patrick M. O’Shea
Post-Doctoral Fellow
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA USA

Chris Pal
Computer Science Department
University of Rochester
Rochester, USA

Ranjit Page
Chief Executive Officer
Cargills (Ceylon) Limited
Colombo, Sri Lanka

Alice Pell
Director, Cornell International Institute for Food, Agriculture, and Development (CIIFAD)
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY, USA

Athula Perera
Director, Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture
University of Peradeniya
Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

Rex Raimond
Facilitator, Meridien Institute
Dillon, CO, USA

Vanaja Ramprasad
Director, Green Foundation
Bangalore, India

Sieglinde Snapp
Soils and Cropping System Ecologist
Department of Crop and Soil Science and W.K. Kellogg Biological Station
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI, USA

Roy Steiner
Senior Program Officer, Agricultural Development
Global Development Program
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Seattle, WA, USA

*Thane Terrill
Adjunct Associate Professor of Computing and Education
Teachers College, Columbia University
New York, New York USA

Eugene Terry
Independent Consultant
Formerly, Director of the West Africa Rice Development Association (WARDA) and Implementing Director of the African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF)
Washington, DC, USA

Robert Tripp
Research Associate, Protected Livelihoods and Agricultural Growth Programme
Overseas Development Institute
London, UK

Terry Tucker
Associate Director, CALS International Programs and CIIFAD
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY, USA

Srikant Vasan
Senior Program Officer, Global Libraries
Global Development Program
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Seattle, WA, USA

*Rajesh Veeraraghavan
Microsoft Research
India, Bangalore

Cholani Weebadde
Assistant Professor and Associate Director
World Technology Access Program (WorldTAP)
Institute of International Agriculture
Michigan State University
East Lansing, USA

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