Namesort descending Job title Department Research interests
Dale McCullough Professor Emeritus Environmental Science, Policy and Management

Wildlife Ecology.

David Leonard Professor Emeritus Political Science

Management of rural services in Africa; Veterinary services; Human health care.

Jean Lave Professor Emeritus Education


Liliane Koziol Former Director of Programs, International House I House

Second Language Acquisition; Malagasy language; International Affairs; Deputy Honorary Consul of Madagascar.

Louise Fortmann Professor Emeritus Environmental Science, Policy and Management

Natural resource sociology, political ecology, rural development, gender.

Meg Conkey Professor Emerita Anthropology


Michael Watts Professor Emeritus Geography

Food, famine, political economy, gender & society, contract farming, local irrigation systems; Household dynamics & the effect of gender relations on technological change

Nancy Scheper-Hughes Professor Emeritus Anthropology

Violence, psychological anthropology, comparisons with Latin America.

Neil Henry Professor Emeritus Journalism

International reporting.

Percy Hintzen Professor Emeritus African American Studies

Political & economic development of third world; Research methods; Middle class domination & statism; African populism.

Peter Evans Professor Emeritus Sociology

Development theory

Phyllis Bischof Librarian Emeritus UC Berkeley Library

Africana bibliography.

Robert Buchanan Professor Emeritus Plant Biology

Technological processes directed toward producing new foods & improving existing foods in Africa

Robert Price Professor Emeritus Political Science

South African politics; liberalization, ethnic politics

Stephen Glickman Professor Emeritus Psychology

Social behavior of the spotted hyena.

Thomas R. Metcalf Professor Emeritus History

Colonial architecture & culture of colonialism; migration of Indians to South Africa; role of Indians in South Africa.

Zak Sabry Professor Emeritus Public Health

International health issues.