315.443.4295
Syracuse, New York  13244

315.443.4295
eweissma@syr.edu
http://evanlweissman.com/

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Evan L. Weissman

Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Minor Director

Evan Weissman an assistant professor of food studies in the Department of Public Health, Food Studies, and Nutrition in the Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics at Syracuse University. His research examines grassroots efforts to address food disparities in urban America. Dr. Weissman teaches introductory and upper-division courses in food studies and employ hands-on approaches through community engagement.

Dr. Weissman is a founding member and currently serves on the board of Syracuse Grows, a grassroots network that cultivates food justice through advocacy, education, and resources in support of urban food production (www.syracusegrows.org). Dr. Weissman’s professional affiliations include the Agriculture, Food and Human Values Society, the Association for the Study of Food and Society, and the Association of American Geographers.

Education

Ph.D., Geography, Syracuse University

Master of Arts, Sociology, Minor, Environmental Policy, University of Tennessee

Bachelor of Arts, Environmental Policy, Administration and Law, Binghamton University

Specialization

Alternative Food Networks; Urban Agriculture; Political Economy of Agro-Food; Urban Political Ecology