Rachel Bezner Kerr

Associate ProfessorCornell Universityhttps://devsoc.cals.cornell.edu/people/rachel-bezner-kerr/

International Faculty Fellow Rachel Bezner Kerr is an associate professor of development sociology in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. She researches sustainable agriculture, food security, health, nutrition and social inequalities, with a primary focus on southern Africa. She hopes to arrive at a deeper understanding of the historical, political, economic and social dimensions of agricultural practices and policies in southern Africa—with the goal of improving nutrition, food security and soil management in the region.