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Cornelia Flora

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Cornelia Flora is the Charles F. Curtiss Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University. She directed the North Central Regional Center for Rural Development for 15 years and has had faculty appointments at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Kansas State University, the University of Minnesota, the National Agrarian College of Peru (La Molina) and the University of the Republic in Uruguay.  Her research focuses on community as it relates to social justice, economic security and ecosystem health.

Go to Cornelia’s Rural Community Development Paper