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Family and Consumer Sciences

Kenneth A. Cohen, Ph.D.

Director - International Sustainable Development Institute
Office: Michaelsen, Room 231
Office Phone: 509-963-1967
Fax: 509-963-2787


Ph.D., University of Idaho; Conservation Social Sciences
MPA, Lewis & Clark College; Public Administration
B.S., University of Colorado

The International Sustainable Development Institute (ISDI) at Central Washington University is a student-centered initiative that delivers international experiential learning opportunities, provides resources and opportunities to students for developing and operationalizing social entrepreneurial enterprises, and generates pathways for students committed to fulfilling the University’s vision.Based on a tripartite partnership, the ISDI leverages external funding, world-class expertise, and international relationships to deliver high-impact academic practices and associated career development opportunities.