Luke Taylor-Ide combines academic interest in applied education with a parallel field-oriented approach to social change, having had extended, multi-year assignments in Afghanistan, India, and rural America. In Afghanistan he led in completing a rigorous community-based health survey, then shepherding’s its findings into new national health policy enabling women. In India he focused on studying the traditional socio-economic relationships of indigenous tribal groups, and addressing the impacts of modernization on sustainable living. As Regional Academic Director of Appalachian programs at Future. Edu, his present interests focus on the intersection of local agriculture economies, community-based preventive healthcare, and entrepreneurship.
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|Course ID||Course Name||Instructor|
|ACC 601||Introduction to Community Change||Daniel Taylor and Luke Taylor-Ide|
|ACC 603||Going to Scale||Daniel Taylor and Luke Taylor-Ide|
|FBC 603||Creating Just Transitions (WV & D.C.)||Christie Hand and Luke Taylor-Ide|