Dichotomies of development: Elite capture in rural areas  - Photo by Travel Grant recipient Nidhi Subramanyam ([field_department]) in  Tamil Nadu, India

The Einaudi Center is a hub for global activity at Cornell. The center organizes, catalyzes, and supports collaborative and interdisciplinary research, teaching, and outreach programs across campus. We focus on projects that promote intercultural and cross-national understanding. We educate students to become citizens of the world. And we help solve key economic, environmental, and political problems across the world.

"I am a physician with training in infectious disease, nutrition, and epidemiology. I have been working extensively in the area of infectious diseases in Sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia, and Latin America over the last decade. I have a long-standing interest in identifying modifiable risk factors, such as nutritional status, for preventing the acquisition, transmission, and progression of infections. The International Faculty Fellowship (IFF) has provided greater visibility for my work and research, which has led to the development of new learning and training...
The Einaudi Center funded 100 international research travel grants for graduate students totaling $134,360. The Graduate Student Travel Grant program provides support for conducting short-term research and/or fieldwork in countries outside the United States between April 1, 2015 – June 30, 2016.The increase in funding is related to the infusion of internationalization funds, made available through the Office of the Vice Provost for International Affairs. The students came from a variety of fields. Most students (40%) are headed to Asia. A...
Laura Spitz, associate dean for international affairs at Cornell Law School, has been appointed interim vice provost for international affairs, as Fredrik Logevall prepares to step down.Read more... 
The Einaudi Center announced the second annual Undergraduate Student Travel Grant program. This grant program is funded by internationalization funds from the Office of the Vice Provost for International Affairs. The grant will help to fund student travel to a number of countries, associated with the course of study the student has undertaken. This year, $227,000 were awarded to 21 undergraduate courses which were nominated by the members of Internationalization Council.Five of these courses are in the College of Arts and Sciences - Russian:...
The Office of the Vice Provost for International Affairs has awarded a total of $350,000 to 25 faculty projects designed to internationalize undergraduate teaching, learning, and research at Cornell. Successful proposals involve faculty and students across eight colleges and schools, who are working on projects worldwide. The ICC awards are administered by the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies and by Cornell Abroad.
Fighting the spread of HIV around the world; studying how workplace restructuring affects European communications workers; exploring international law and international relations; and Asian foreign relations are among the scholarly priorities of Cornell’s second cohort of International Faculty Fellows.Read more...