25 Years

Affiliated Faculty

Abderrezak, Hakim French and Italian Visit Website
Research Interests: post-colonial, cultural & gender studies, Beur and Francophone literature & cinema
Abdi, Cawo Sociology Visit Website
Research Interests: migration, transnationalism, Islam, gender, family, identity, forced displacement; East and South Africa, Middle East
Aizura, Aren Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies Visit Website
Research Interests: queer theory, transgender studies, transnationality and immigration, and political economy and labor
Aminzade, Ronald Sociology Visit Website
Research Interests: comparative social movements, citizenship and nationalism, Tanzania
Asher, Nina Cirriculum & Instruction Visit Website
Research Interests: Postcolonialism, feminism, globalization, critical perspectives on multiculturalism, and Asian American studies in education
Assaad, Ragui Humphrey School of Public Affairs Visit Website
Research Interests: labor markets, urban poverty, informal economy, Egypt
Baker, Lawrence Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering Visit Website
Research Interests: environmental engineering, urban ecosystems, water quality/pollution, drought resilience, global south cities
Barajas, Heidi Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development Visit Website
Research Interests: Race, class, gender and educational attainment; Public engagement and higher education, transformational models of engagement, gender and leadership
Bartlett, Kenneth Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development Visit Website
Research Interests: Human resource development, vocational education and training, organization development and change
Bonilla, Zobeida School of Public Health Visit Website
Research Interests: Medical anthropology, global health, maternal and child health, Latino/a health, Latin America & the Caribbean
Boyle, Elizabeth Sociology Visit Website
Research Interests: international law on women's status
Braun, Bruce Geography Visit Website
Research Interests: the environment, power, and culture, indigenous societies, West Canada
Brewer, Rose African American and African Studies Visit Website
Research Interests: economy & culture, Black family life, Black women’s studies
Brown, Karen Development Studies and Social Change Visit Website
Research Interests: feminist international relations, gender and politics, international human rights, international research ethics
Capistrant, Benjamin Epidemiology & Community Health Visit Website
Research Interests: population health, global health, aging, non-communicable diseases, families
Caraway, Teri Political Science Visit Website
Research Interests: Southeast Asian politics, comparative labor/gender politics, comparative political economy
Casale, Giancarlo History Visit Website
Research Interests: Ottoman Empire/modern Turkey, Muslim-Christian relations, history of cartography & ethnography, early modern empires
Casarino, Cesare Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature Visit Website
Research Interests: continental philosophy, literary theory, cinema & film theory, queer theory
Castellanos , Bianet American Studies Visit Website
Research Interests: Politics and popular culture, immigration, global cities, the U.S.-Mexico border, and transnationalism
Chambers, Sarah History Visit Website
Research Interests: colonial Latin America, identity politics and democratization
Coggins, Jay Applied Economics Visit Website
Research Interests: environmental economics, market-based pollution control
Craddock, Susan Gender, Woman and Sexuality Studies Visit Website
Research Interests: global health and medicine/AIDS, gender, race, & social equity
Cuthbert, Francesca Conservation Biology Visit Website
Research Interests: biology and conservation of waterbirds
DeJaeghere, Joan Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development Visit Website
Research Interests: gender/ ethnic equality & education, global & cultural citizenship & education
Derickson, Kate Geography, Environment, and Society Visit Website
Research Interests: Feminist epistemology, the political economy of race and racialization, the American South, environmental governance, scholar-activism
Desai, Jigna Gender, Woman and Sexuality Studies Visit Website
Research Interests: Asian-American, post-colonial, queer, and diasporic cultural studies
Deutsch, Tracey History Visit Website
Research Interests: Feminist theory, women's and gender history, histories of capitalism, the politics of consumption, labor, and agriculture
Duvall, Raymond Political Science Visit Website
Research Interests: international political economy
Ewig, Christina Humphrey School of Public Affairs Visit Website
Research Interests: Gender and social policy; gender, race and political representation; women’s and indigenous movements; Latin America
Ferreira, Ana Paula Spanish and Portuguese Visit Website
Research Interests: women writers and empire, 'race', colonialism, and the post-colonial
Forcinito, Ana Spanish and Portuguese Visit Website
Research Interests: 19th & 20th century Latin American testimonial writing, women’s writing, memory studies, feminist theory, Latin American film, human rights
Frey, Barbara Global Studies Visit Website
Research Interests: international human rights law
Friedemann-Sanchez, Greta Humphrey School of Public Affairs Visit Website
Research Interests: int’l development, health services, ethnography of household economics/family health, property, violence, gender
Furco, Andrew Organizational Leadership, Policy and Development Visit Website
Research Interests: experiential learning, campus-community partnerships, educational reform and change, service-learning, engaged scholarship
Gidwani, Vinay Geography Visit Website
Research Interests: agrarian change and rural transformation, world hunger, South Asia
Githire, Njeri African American and African Studies Visit Website
Research Interests: African Literary and Cultural Production; Literatures of the African Diaspora, immigration and Racial Formation in the African Diasporic Spheres; Women's Writings and Feminist Theory; Postcolonial Theory and Criticism; Francophone Studies; Food, (Non)-Eat
Goh, Michael Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development Visit Website
Research Interests: Counseling and mental health around the world; Indigenous ways of helping and healing; Cultural Intelligence; Intercultural education and training.
Goldman, Michael Sociology Visit Website
Research Interests: transnational institutions, globalization, development & environment, the neoliberal project
Grossman, Julie Horticulture Sciences Visit Website
Research Interests: Organic Agriculture; Soil Nutrient Cycling; Legume Cover Crops; Rhizobia Ecology; Biological Nitrogen Fixation
Hartmann, Douglas Sociology Visit Website
Research Interests: sociology of sports, race relations, popular culture, social theory
Hellmann, Jessica Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior Visit Website
Isaacman, Allen History Visit Website
Research Interests: Regents Professor, rural social and economic history, Southern Africa
Ismail, Qadri English Visit Website
Research Interests: post-colonial literature, South Asia and developing world
Johnstone, Christopher Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development Visit Website
Research Interests: Inclusive education, development internationalization of higher education, intersection of diversity, equity, and internationalization
Kelliher, Daniel Political Science Visit Website
Research Interests: peasant politics, grass-roots social change, China
Larasati, Rachmi Diyah Theatre Arts & Dance Visit Website
Research Interests: Post Colonial Feminist Studies, Performance & Indegeneity and the Neoliberal Project, Aesthetics and law
Levison, Deborah Humphrey School of Public Affairs Visit Website
Research Interests: labor economics of the family, economic demography
Mayes, Keith A. African American and African Studies Visit Website
Research Interests: civil rights movement, Black Power, Black Public History
McGovern, Patricia Environmental and Occupational Health Visit Website
Research Interests: maternal & child health outcomes, services and policies
Murray, Helene Agronomy and Plant Genetics Visit Website
Research Interests: sustainable agriculture, cropping systems, local knowledge, North America
Nagar, Richa Gender, Woman and Sexuality Studies Visit Website
Research Interests: critical development studies, transnational feminist praxis, politics of knowledge production
Nelson, Kristen Fisheries Wildlife and Conservation Biology Visit Website
Research Interests: sociology/anthropology of natural resources, environmental management
Nimtz, August Political Science Visit Website
Research Interests: social movements, rural political development, Africa, Latin America
Oberhauser, Karen Fisheries, Wildlife & Conservations Biology Visit Website
Research Interests: monarch butterfly conservation, citizen science, Mexico
Okediji, Ruth Law Visit Website
Research Interests: international intellectual property law, multilateral/international trade law
Okediji, Tade Applied Economics Visit Website
Research Interests: comparative institutional economic development, political economy of ethnicity, sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America.
Packer, Craig Ecology, Evolution and Behavior Visit Website
Research Interests: “Whole Village” development, public health and natural resources in rural Africa
Palacios, Lena Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies/Chicano and Latino Studies Visit Website
Research Interests: Critical prison and prison abolitionism, transnational feminist prison studies, Black, Indigenous, Chicana/Latina queer and trans feminisms, girls' and girlhood studies, transformative justice and community accountability, media justice, research justice
Philippon, Dan English Visit Website
Research Interests: environmental lit., history, ethics
Pohlandt-McCormick, Helena History Department Visit Website
Research Interests: South African history; African & comparative women’s history; memory, oral history, life histories/autobiography; methodology; post-colonial theory; pre-colonial Africa; history of exile
Porter, Paul Agronomy & Plant Genetics Visit Website
Research Interests: agro-ecosystem analysis, cropping systems, alternative/sustainable agriculture, Africa
Roe, Terry Applied Economics Visit Website
Research Interests: international agricultural trade, environmental impacts, food security
Ron, James Human Rights Program Visit Website
Research Interests: human rights & NGOs
Saldanha, Arun Geography Visit Website
Research Interests: critical race theory, theories of globalization, colonialism, nationalism & mobilities, feminist theory, human-environment interaction
Samatar, Abdi Geography Visit Website
Research Interests: development theory, agrarian change, ethnicity and social relations, East and South Africa
Schurman, Rachel Sociology & Global Studies Visit Website
Research Interests: agro-food studies, soc movements, environment, Latin America
Shirazi, Roozbeh Organizational Leadership, Policy and Development Visit Website
Skaria, Ajay History Visit Website
Research Interests: environment, nationalism, colonialism, South Asia
Smith, James L. Fisheries Wildlife and Conservation Biology Visit Website
Research Interests: Biology /conservation of Asian mammals; conservation data bases; metapopulation structure of large mammals, ecosystem management
Tageldin, Shaden Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature Visit Website
Research Interests: literatures in English/Arabic/French, empire and post-colonial studies, translation, Egypt
Toscano, William School of Public Health Visit Website
Research Interests: environmental signaling, endocrine disruption, children's health, global health
Tronto, Joan Political Science Visit Website
Research Interests: theory, ethic of care, care work in global contexts, political theory beyond the western canon
Upadhyay, Bhaskar Education & Human Development/STEM Visit Website
Research Interests: Global issues related to immigration, refugees, food security, indigenous experiences, and STEM education
Vavrus, Frances Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development Visit Website
Research Interests: comparative education, anthropology of development, Tanzania
Vavrus, Mary Communications Studies Visit Website
Research Interests: Gender, race, and class in media; media militarism; and political economy of media.
Wilsey, David Humphrey School of Public Affairs Visit Website
Research Interests: Sustainable livelihood systems, integrated conservation and development strategies, non-timber forest products, and food systems research
Wilson, Elizabeth Public Policy Visit Website
Research Interests: energy and environmental policy, carbon managed energy systems
Wright, John African American and African Studies Visit Website
Research Interests: literature, culture of the African Diaspora, USA, Caribbean