Courtney Gallaher, Assistant Professor
Department of Geography/Women's Studies Program
Office Hours: Mondays 1:00-3:00 p.m., and by appointment
Office Number: Davis Hall, Room 118
Office Phone: 753-0631
Education: Ph.D., Michigan State University, 2012
Fields of Study: Food security; crop and soil science; urban agriculture; environmental risks
Gallaher, C.M., D. Mwaniki, M. Njenga, N. Karanja, A. WinklerPrins. 2013. Real or perceived: The Environmental Health Risks of Urban Sack Gardening in Kibera Slums of Nairobi, Kenya. Ecohealth 10 (1) 9-20.
Gallaher, C.M., J.M. Kerr, M. Njenga, N.K. Karanja, A.M.G.A. WinklerPrins. 2013. Urban agriculture, social capital, and food security in the Kibera slums of Nairobi, Kenya. Agriculture and Human Values, 30(3) 389-404.
Gallaher, C.M., S. Snapp. 2013. Organic management and legume presence maintained phosphorus bioavailability in a 17-year field crop experiment. Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems, published online Oct. 31, 2013 DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1742170513000380
Gallaher, C. M., M. Njenga, N.K. Karanja, A. M.G.A. WinklerPrins. Creating Space: Sack gardening as a livelihood strategy in the Kibera slums of Nairobi, Kenya. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems and Community Development. Accepted Dec. 2014.
Gallaher, C.M. and M. Njenga. 2014. Urban Agriculture. In, Encyclopedia of Food and Agricultural Ethics, Springer Reference. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-6167-4_169-2
Njenga, M., P. Braisten, and C. Gallaher. 2014. Innovations in Urban Agriculture and Energy for Climate-Smart Cities in Kenya. In Urban Agriculture Magazine: Urban agriculture as a climate change and disaster risk reduction strategy. RUAF and UN Habitat, Vol 27, pp. 24-28
WOMS/GEOG/BIOS 324 Women in Science
WOMS 235 Women Across Centuries and Cultures
(soon to be WGST 201 Gender and Justice in a Global Perspective)
WOMS 630 Research in Women’s Studies and LGBT studies
GEOG 101 Survey of Physical Geography
GEOG 453/553 Environmental Management