Global Affairs
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

All Faculty


  • Jennifer Ashley

    Jennifer Ashley

    Term Assistant Professor

    Latin America; social movements; political subjectivity; youth studies; media; journalism; information technology

  • Néjib Ayachi

    Néjib Ayachi

    Adjunct Faculty


  • John Carl Baker

    John Carl Baker

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Johanna K Bockman

    Johanna K Bockman

    Associate Professor

    Sociology: Globalization, neoliberalism, economic sociology, Eastern Europe, socialism and postsocialism, gentrification, Washington, DC

  • Donald J Boudreaux

    Donald J Boudreaux


    Making economics clear and compelling to broad audiences, teaching, international trade, antitrust, law and economics, public choice

  • Lisa C Breglia

    Lisa C Breglia

    Acting Director

    Associate Professor

    Natural and cultural resources, intellectual property, World Heritage, and global environmentalism

  • Jo-Marie Burt

    Jo-Marie Burt

    Associate Professor

    Comparative politics, Latin America, political violence, human rights, transitional justice


  • Julie A Christensen

    Julie A Christensen

    Associate Professor

    Russian language, literature and film; Soviet and post-Soviet film including the Caucasus, Central Asia, Mongolia, and Eastern Europe

  • Dina M. Copelman

    Dina M. Copelman

    Associate Professor

    European History: Modern British, European women, European social


  • Niklas Hultin

    Niklas Hultin

    Assistant Professor

    West Africa, political and legal anthropology, human rights, law and law enforcement, small arms, information practices, banking


  • T. Mills Kelly

    T. Mills Kelly


    Historical pedagogy, digital humanities, public digital history, modern East Central Europe, Appalachian Studies

  • Younsung Kim

    Younsung Kim

    Assistant Professor

    Environmental governance, climate change policy, corporate environmentalism and public policy, public policy analysis and evaluation


  • Peter T Leeson

    Peter T Leeson

    Duncan Black Professor of Economics and Law

    Law and economics


  • Peter Mandaville

    Peter Mandaville

    Professor of International Affairs

    Islam, globalization, development, international relations

  • Eric McGlinchey

    Eric McGlinchey

    Associate Professor

    Comparative politics, Central Asian regime change, political Islam, effects of information communication technology on state and society

  • Jason Morris

    Jason Morris

    Adjunct Faculty



  • Brian W. Platt

    Brian W. Platt


    Associate Professor

    Japan, East Asia

  • Vivek Prasad

    Vivek Prasad

    Adjunct Faculty

    Environmental Policy and Governance, Climate Change, Adaptation, Mitigation, Natural Resource Management, Environmental Sustainability, and Global Warming



  • Paul Smith

    Paul Smith


    Political economy and culture, globalization, media and technology, critical race and gender theory

  • Byunghwan Son

    Byunghwan Son

    Assistant Professor

    International political economy, Exchange rates, Economic crisis, Democratization, Korean Politics

  • Catherine Studemeyer

    Catherine Studemeyer

    Assistant Professor

    Political geography, critical geopolitics, post-Soviet Europe, and the European Union



  • Ming Wan

    Ming Wan


    Political economy of East Asia, political economy of security, Sino-Japanese relations

  • Caroline S. West

    Caroline S. West

    Adjunct Faculty

    Cultural Studies, Critical Theory, Political Philosophy, Visual Culture, Visual Studies, Visual Arts, Visual Communication, Political Economy, Gender Studies, and Women's Studies