PhD, University of California-Davis, 2010
MBA, University of Missouri, 1997
Sub-Saharan African history (especially Benin)
History of development
Global environmental history
Filippello, Marcus. The Nature of the Path: Reading a West African Road. University of Minnesota Press, 2017.
Filippello, Marcus B. “Roads of Joy, Pathways of Anger: Emotional Responses to Landscape of Mobility.” Landcapes of Mobility: Culture, Politics and Placemaking. Ed. Sen, Arjit H., and Johung, Jennifer N. Ashgate, (2013): 165-184.