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  • Rasmieyh R Abdelnabi

    Rasmieyh R Abdelnabi

    Graduate Lecturer

    Sociology of Globalization, Social Movements, Transnational Women's Movements, Arab Culture and Society, Gender and Feminist Studies

  • Hiromi Akiyama

    Hiromi Akiyama

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Muna Al Taweel

    Muna Al Taweel

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Trauma Studies, Trauma Theory, Globalization and Immigration, Literary Trauma Theory

  • Jennifer Ashley

    Jennifer Ashley

    Assistant Professor

    Digital media, television, news media, melodrama, parody, science and technology studies, Political subjectivity, politics of affect, democratic transition, social movements, human rights, memory, urban studies, Latin America

  • Néjib Ayachi

    Néjib Ayachi

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Hilary Sue Ayer

    Hilary Sue Ayer

    Adjunct Faculty

    Arabic translation and interpretation and the use of Arabic dialects in these fields.

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  • James P Blevins

    James P Blevins

    Interim Director

    Professor

  • Johanna Bockman

    Johanna Bockman

    Associate Professor

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

  • Ryan Bowerman

    Ryan Bowerman

    Graduate Lecturer

    Critical Development studies, citizenship, biopolitics, globalization, immigration, migration, colonialism, postcolonialism

  • Lisa C Breglia

    Lisa C Breglia

    Associate Professor

    Globalization; Energy, Environment and Sustainability; Political economy of resources; Museums, Heritage, Cultural Policy; Tourism; Mexico, Latin America; Ethnography

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  • Jason Dunick

    Jason Dunick

    Associate Professor

    labor economics, education policy, economics of development, and undergraduate pedagogy in economics

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  • Kristin Hillers

    Kristin Hillers

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Virginia Holm

    Virginia Holm

    Graduate Program Coordinator

  • Niklas Hultin

    Niklas Hultin

    Assistant Professor

    West Africa, Scandinavia, political and legal anthropology, human rights, law and law enforcement, small arms, information practices, migration, urban studies

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  • Yasemin Ipek

    Yasemin Ipek

    Assistant Professor

    Nationalism, sectarianism, transnational Islamic humanitarianism, activism and civil society, the Middle East

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  • Younsung Kim

    Younsung Kim

    Associate Professor

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

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  • Travis Ryan Lamken

    Travis Ryan Lamken

    Graduate Teaching Assistant, SOC Graduate Liaison

    Mass and popular culture, neoliberalism, media studies, and critical theory

  • Mariely Lopez-Santana

    Mariely Lopez-Santana

    Associate Professor

    Comparative welfare states, comparative federalism (including intergovernmental relations, multilevel governance, and decentralization), Europeanization, governance (international and domestic).

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  • Peter Mandaville

    Peter Mandaville

    Professor of International Affairs

    Islam, globalization, development, international relations

  • Erika Marquina

    Erika Marquina

    Undergraduate Academic Advisor

  • Eric McGlinchey

    Eric McGlinchey

    Associate Professor

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

  • Marintha Miles

    Marintha Miles

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Migration, diaspora, political economy, digital activism, language politics, gender, international development, religion, ethnography, Central Asia, Tajikistan

  • Sara Regina Mitcho

    Sara Regina Mitcho

    Assistant Director

    Assistant Professor

    Social movements, gender, race, protest, ethics, violence/nonviolence

  • Krystalyn J Morton

    Krystalyn J Morton

    Office Manager

  • Yousef Munayyer

    Yousef Munayyer

    Adjunct Faculty

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  • Agnieszka Paczynska

    Agnieszka Paczynska

    Associate Professor

  • Vivek Prasad

    Vivek Prasad

    Adjunct Faculty

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

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  • Kathalene A Razzano

    Kathalene A Razzano

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Jonathon Repinecz

    Jonathon Repinecz

    Assistant Professor

    Modern African literatures and cultures; Modern francophone literatures and cultures; Intersections of literature and anthropology; Genocide studies; Folklore and oral literature; Postcolonial theory; Wolof (advanced reading) and Swahili (beginner).

  • Ashley Richardson

    Ashley Richardson

    Graduate Teaching Assistant, SOC Co-Chair

    Film & television, American popular culture, digital & social media

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  • Natasha Sharma

    Natasha Sharma

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Transnational spaces, literature, South Asian American culture, kinship work, and The Midwest.

  • Paul Smith

    Paul Smith

    Professor

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

  • Byunghwan Son

    Byunghwan Son

    Assistant Professor

    International & Comparative political economy, Exchange rates, Economic crisis, Democratization, Asian Politics

  • Pavithra Suresh

    Pavithra Suresh

    Graduate Teaching Assistant, SOC Treasurer

    Diaspora, South Asian-American studies, transnational feminisms, disability, queer bodies, non-dominant epistemologies, critical pedagogy, governmentality and empire

  • Derek Sweetman

    Derek Sweetman

    Graduate Lecturer

    Peace and Conflict Resolution, Social Movements and Resistance, Systemic Violence, Systemic Transformation, Nonviolence

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  • Caroline S. West

    Caroline S. West

    Instructor

    visual culture, photography, political economy, gender/race theory, political economy, globalization

  • Matthew E. West

    Matthew E. West

    Assistant Professor

    Globalization; legal and economic anthropology; the anthropology of science and technology; patents, copyright, property, and piracy; creativity, copying, and the knowledge economy; semiotics; social media; environmental capitalism; China; Hong Kong; Taiwan.

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  • Tolga Yalur

    Tolga Yalur

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Cognitive Culture, AI & Algorithms, Media & Film, Visual and Popular Cultures, Gender, Subjectivity, Anthropocene & Globalization

  • Tauheeda Yasin Martin

    Tauheeda Yasin Martin

    Graduate Lecturer

    American Studies, legal and policy history, mass incarceration, comparative justice, poverty studies