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William G. Moseley

DeWitt Wallace Professor of Geography, Director of Food, Agriculture & Society Program, Macalester College

William G. Moseley is DeWitt Wallace Professor of Geography, and Director of the Food, Agriculture and Society Program, at Macalester College in Saint Paul, MN USA. He is also a steering committee member of the UN High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition (HLPE). His research interests include political ecology, tropical agriculture, environment and development policy, and livelihood security. He primarily works in West and Southern Africa. His research has been funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation, the Womadix Fund and the U.S. Fulbright-Hays Program.


  • –present
    Professor of Geography, Director of Food, Agriculture & Sciety Program, Macalester College


  • 2001 
    University of Georgia, Ph.D. / Geography


2022-2023 Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar; 2016 Kwadwo Konadu-Agyemang Distinguished Scholar Award, Africa Specialty Group, American Association of Geographers; 2013 Media Achievement Award, American Association of Geographers