Here you will find members of the CANDE SIG with attached keywords underlining their key research interest. The first members presented are those already highlighted in our recent newsletters.
Dr. Nicole Webster is an associate professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and Education in the College of Agricultural Sciences. Her scholarly research interest centers around two themes. The first is the development of young persons with an emphasis on empowerment, engagement, and informal work and other social integration strategies. Much of this work focuses on youth populations within an urban context. The second area of interest is in community development especially within the Latin American and Caribbean region. She teaches classes focused on international development, community and economic development and qualitative research methodologies
Webster, N. & *Sausner, E. (2017). A focused analysis of TVET: Unique opportunities and strategies for investing in and engaging youth in Nicaraguan society. Journal of Vocational Education & Training, 69(4), pp. 451-472.
*Sausner, E. & Webster, N. (2017). Moving out or building up: Theoretical links between migration and community resilience in Nicaraguan Afro-Caribbean coastal communities. Journal of Developing Societies, 32(4), pp. 484-507.
Here you will find the members in our SIG and their recent publications and research interests.