Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of Global Change

Organization profile

Organization profile

The Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of Global Change (ICGC) has the following objectives:

  • To foster an interdisciplinary, cross-cultural community of faculty and students committed to studying global change.

  • To provide intellectual and financial support for graduate/professional students focusing on the global south.

  • To provide graduate/professional student grants for internships and predissertation fieldwork in the global south.

  • To organize interdisciplinary seminars and workshops on theoretical, comparative and methodological issues related to global change and offer ICGC scholars a graduate minor in Development Studies and Social Change.

  • To present formal public lectures and informal discussion series by scholars and practitioners.

  • To collaborate with Dillard University, Tougaloo College and University of Minnesota, Morris, in a multi-year Honors Program in International Studies for U.S. undergraduate students of color headed for graduate school.

  • To develop transnational scholarly partnerships with universities and other institutions in the global south.

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seed mixtures Agriculture & Biology
Helicoverpa zea Agriculture & Biology
Noctuidae Agriculture & Biology
maize Earth & Environmental Sciences
Lepidoptera Agriculture & Biology
seed Earth & Environmental Sciences
corn Agriculture & Biology
refuge Earth & Environmental Sciences

Projects 2010 2020

Research Output 2015 2015

11 Citations (Scopus)
seed mixtures
Helicoverpa zea
Noctuidae
maize
Lepidoptera