|By Admin1 (admin) (188.8.131.52) on Tuesday, October 07, 2008 - 11:59 pm: Edit Post|
1976: Theo Dillaha served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Morocco in El Kelaa des Srarhna and Agadir beginning in 1976
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Theo Dillaha can be contacted at dillahaavtdedu
Country of Service: Morocco
Training Group: Engineering
Cities you served in: El Kelaa des Srarhna and Agadir
Arrival Year: 1976
Departure Year: 1977
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
PhD in Agricultural Engineering from Purdue University upon return from PC. Two years in Micronesia after PhD doing appropriate technology water supply and sanitation work. Faculty member at Virginia tech since 1983. Fulbright Fellowship in Mauritius (1995/96) Currently program director of the USAID sponsored Sustainable Agriculture and Natural Resource Management Collaborative Research Support Program (SANREM CRSP). Active in Engineers without Borders.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
Did not do much in the way of actual engineering work, but it was a great personal experience. Thank you American taxpayers!
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Other RPCVs from that period in Morocco
Originally posted: 10/7/2008
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1976; Peace Corps Morocco; Directory of Morocco RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Morocco RPCVs
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