Department of Geography & Urban Studies

Nyamwange

Office:   Raubinger Hall, Room 424
Phone:   (973) 720-2438
Email:nyamwangem@wpunj.edu
Office Hours:  

Department: Geography
Position: Professor and Chair

Ph.D. Rutgers University, 1988
American Voluntary Agencies and Famine Mitigation in Africa

Teaching Specialties

  • Global Population Issues
  • Cultural Geography
  • Human Geography
  • Biogeography
  • Global Environment and Humans
  • Geography of Africa in Global Perspective

Research Interests

  • Geography of Race and Ethnicity
  • Human Impacts on the Environment
  • Geographic Education
  • African Immigrants in the U.S.

Publications can be found in

  • Journal of Social Science Research (July 2014)
  • Middle States Geographers, Vol. 46, 2014
  • International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences Vol. 4 No. 5, March 2014
  • International Journal for Innovation Education and Research Vol. 2 No. 3, 2014
  • Paper and Proceedings of the Applied Geography Conferences, Vol. 22, 1999; Vol. 19, 1996; Vol. 25, 2002; Vol. 27, 2004; vol. 24, 2001
  • National Social Science Journal, Vol. 24, No. 1, 2005; Vol.17, 2001; Vol. 25, No. 2
  • National Social Science Perspectives, Vol. 14, 1998; Vol. 25, No. 2, 2005.
  • Journal of Environmental Education, Vol. 14, 1996
  • Journal of Modern African Studies, Vol. 32, No. 1, 1994; Vol. 32, No. 2, 1994
  • Candinavian Journal of Development Alternatives, Vol. 14, 1995