Paul McCord

Paul McCord

Postdoctoral Research Associate


Ph.D., Geography, Indiana University Title: Spatial dynamics of water governance and crop production in irrigated smallholder agricultural systems.  2012 - 2017

M.S., Geography, Michigan State University Title: Tsetse control in Kenya’s spatially and temporally dynamic control reservoirs. 2009 - 2011

B.A., Economics, Michigan State University. 2003 - 2005


Paul McCord is a postdoctoral research associate.  His work focuses on operationalizing the telecoupling framework by modeling interactions between coupled human-natural systems. 

He received his PhD from Indiana University’s Department of Geography in 2017 where he studied decision making of smallholder farmers challenged by water scarcity.