Name: Luke Taylor-Ide
Title/Position: VP Community Engagement, Appalachian Program Director & Assistant Professor
Department: Future Generations University
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Faculty Bio

Luke Taylor-Ide serves as Vice President of the Community Engagement Division—advancing the University’s worldwide network of participatory action research partnerships. He has over a decade of experience working in partnership with communities, through multi-year assignments with Future Generations in Afghanistan, India, and rural America. As a member of the University faculty, his current academic interests center on teaching practical applications of SEED-SCALE in community-health, disaster risk mitigation, and sustainable livelihood development. Taylor-Ide also serves as Director of Appalachian Programs where his research focus centers on the intersection between Agroforestry and sustainable community development. He is co-founder and officer of the Pendleton County Community Foundation and the Pendleton County Farmers Market.


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Course ID Course Name Instructor Zoom Time
ACC 601 Introduction to Community Change Thursdays, 9:45 EDT/13:45 UTC