Dr. Abraham Goldman


Abe Goldman

Associate Professor


Phone: (352) 294-7506

Areas of Specialization

  • Tropical agriculture and agricultural development in sub-Saharan Africa
  • African geography and development
  • Environment and development
  • Cultural and political ecology
  • Ethnic conflicts, resources, and development

Recent Courses

  • GEO 2420 Introduction to Human Geography  GEO 3370 Conservation Resource    GEO 3930 Population/Resources/Environment GEO 4938 Food and Agriculture in Africa    GEO 5809 Geography of World Agriculture    GEO 6118 Contemporary Geographic Thought GEO 6938 Food and Agriculture in Africa

Educational Background

Recent Publications

    • Goldman, A., and K. Heldenbrand. 2002. Gender and Soil Fertility Management in Mbale District, Southeastern Uganda. African Studies Quarterly 6 (1&2).

    Graduate Students Currently Supervised

    • Amy Panikowski Ph.D. (Spring 2010)
    • Noah Mueller Ph.D. (Fall 2011)
    • Ryan Good