1990: Jim Murphy served in Malawi in Namitete beginning in 1990

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1990: Jim Murphy served in Malawi in Namitete beginning in 1990

1990: Jim Murphy served in Malawi in Namitete beginning in 1990

Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Jim Murphy can be contacted at jmurphy3arichmonddedu

Country of Service: Malawi

Training Group: June, 1990

Cities you served in: Namitete

Arrival Year: 1990

Departure Year: 1992

Work Description: Physical Science and Math teacher Namitete Secondary School

Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:

Graduate school 1994 to 2001 (Tufts University-Environmental Policy and the University of Florida-Geography). Finished my Ph.D. in Geography in 2001. Extensive research work in Tanzania, now moving on to South America and Eastern Europe. Presently an Asst. Professor of Geography & International Studies at the University of Richmond in Richmond, VA. Married Jackie Geer in 1998, no children but a dog and a cat.

Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:

Fond memories, great friends, and a beautiful country.

Originally posted: March 31, 2003

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By Laura Stalter Swanson ( - on Tuesday, February 14, 2006 - 5:21 pm: Edit Post

Hey - Penn State can still whip Rutgers! Looks like you're doing great. I'm somewhat nearby in Ashburn, VA (NoVA), with Sean and Heidi Galvin in Herndon.
- Laura

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