Associate Professor and Associate Chair of the Geography Department at West Virginia University
Mike Tierney is the George and Mary Hylton Professor of Government and International Relations at the College of William & Mary, and co-directs the Institute for the Theory and Practice of International Relations. His interests include international organizations, international relations theory, political economy of development and institutions, and foreign aid.
Brent McCusker is an Associate Professor and the Associate Chair of Geography at West Virginia University. Brent is concerned with how the environment is produced, reproduced, and commodified to promote development in historically lesser developed areas. His research is focused in two areas (environment/development) with an interest in methods, demonstrated by his recent publications.