Katherine Snyder

Professor, School of Geography, Development and the Environment, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Dr. Snyder is Professor and Director of the Master’s in Development Practice Program at the University of Arizona, School of Geography and Development. She has over 25 years of experience in East and Southern carrying out research on rural livelihoods, gender and development, social and governance issues in fisheries and water management, land-use change and sustainable agriculture.


  • Ph.D., Anthropology. Yale University, 1993