Two Sources of Wealth  - Photo by Travel Grant recipient Brian Thiede ([field_department]) in  Gulu, Uganda

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.

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.
The Einaudi Center published a new flyer featuring the 2014 highlights of the Center and its core international programs. Please contact us if you would like to receive a copy or click here to see the electronic version.
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...
“The Fellowship has created opportunities for me to become acquainted with the different programs of the Einaudi Center and to start networking with other faculty across different departments and colleges whose research is also international in scope. I would like to find ways of making my own courses visible to and relevant for students from across the disciplines, to allow them to see my courses as a kind of education in intercultural literacy – rather than as a just a Comparative Literature class.” – Andrea Bachner. IFFs are appointed by the Einaudi Center, and...
Applications are now being accepted for the October 2015-March 2017 Fulbright-Hays DDRA fellowship. The deadline for submitting applications is April 8, 2015. Applications must be submitted through Cornell. Prospective applicants are urged to contact the Einaudi Center at fulbright@einaudi.cornell.edu; tel. 607-255-8933 for further guidance. Please also check our Fulbright-Hays website.Competitive Priorities for FY 2015 are research projects focused on Sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia or Southeast, using one of 78 priority languages selected from the U.S....
The System of Rice Intensification, a method of growing rice that enhances crop yields and is resilient to climate change, won the international Olam Prize for Innovation in Food Security.