A team of researchers are involved in the research activities described on this website. We are delighted to have a talented team working on rural development initiatives. This page includes both current research team members and past team members, recent graduates, and alumni. For more information on any team member click the link icon.

Current Research Team Members

Ryan Gibson

Associate Professor and Libro Professor of Regional Economic Development Click here to view Alumni

Charles Kwadwo Adu-Gyamfi

MSc Rural Planning and Development Candidate

Evelyn Shin

MSc Rural Planning and Development Candidate

John Dale

MSc Rural Planning and Development Candidate

Jeremy Parsons

Jeremy Parsons

Yanjun Liang

Sean Jeffery

MSc in Rural Planning and Development Student

Ashleigh Weeden

Katie Allen

Tracey Harvey

Joshua Barrett

Melanie Lang

Mallory Smith

2019

Melanie Lang

PhD Candidate

Lissel Hernandez Gongora

Post Doctoral Fellow

Kathryn Mcnamara

MSc Rural Planning and Development Candidate

Ourlaine Pashley

Ourlaine Pashley

Victoria Agyepong

Master of Science in Rural Planning and Development Student

Chloe Spear

Niva Shrestha

Master of Science in Rural Planning and Development Student

Emmanuela Jada

Sarah Parish

Alex Petric

Past Research Team Members, Graduates, and Alumni

Omotayo Apampa

Omotayo Apampa

2019

Master of Science in Rural Planning and Development Graduate

Stephanie Patzer

Stephanie Patzer

2019

Master of Science in Rural Planning and Development Graduate

Alex Petric

Master of Science in Rural Planning and Development Graduate

Jeremy Wong

Jeremy Wong

2018

Master of Science in Rural Planning and Development Graduate

Gursewak Singh

Master of Science in Rural Planning and Development Student

Vinit Yadav

Master of Planning Student

Brandon Raco

Brandon Raco

Master of Science in Rural Planning and Development Student

Sarah Parish

Master of Science in Rural Planning and Development Student

Louis Helps

Master of Science in Rural Planning and Development Student

Koren Lam

Master of Science in Rural Planning and Development Student