Office: Humanities & Social Sciences Building Room 413-G and Sutton Hall Room 422
Ph.D., Environmental Design and Planning, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg Virginia, 1989.
M.A., Urban and Regional Planning, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia 1983.
Diploma, Urban Planning Implementation, University of Westminster, London, UK, 1981.
B.A., (Honors), Urban Planning Studies, University of Westminster, London, England, 1980.
African development; Urban planning; Land Use Planning; Urban agriculture; Rural development and health; Urbanization
Honors and Awards:
2008 University Distinguished Professor for Service
2008 Outstanding Commitment to Sponsored Programs Award, School of Graduate Studies & Research
2007 Reach Beyond Award, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
2007 Outstanding Researcher, School of Graduate Studies and Research
2000 Outstanding Teacher, Eberly College of Arts and Sciences, West Virginia University
1999 Outstanding Educator in Conservation, Monongahela Soil Conservation District, WV
1995 Cheikh Anita Diop Outstanding African Scholar, Center for Black Culture & Research, WVU