Faculty Database

The Einaudi Center’s Faculty Database tracks Cornell faculty whose research or teaching interests engages with global issues. Information included in the database comes from faculty, departmental and personal websites, as well as the Cornell Graduate School Fields of Study Database.

Our database enables users to search by field of study (e.g. Aerospace Engineering, Animal Science, Anthropology, etc.), research or teaching specialization (e.g. thermal sciences, animal nutrition, biological anthropology), language, region of the world, country, or faculty name.

To add, remove, or modify information in the database, please send an email to faculty@einaudi.cornell.edu.


Abawi, George Samuel

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Professor Emeritus , Geneva Plant Pathology (gsa1@cornell.edu)
https://pppmb.cals.cornell.edu/people/george-abawi

Regions: Africa, South-East Asia
Languages:

  • Spanish
    (Limited Working)
  • Arabic
    (Working Professional)

Research Specializations:

  • Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology
    Ecology and biology of fungal and nematodal soilborne pathogens and the integrated management of their resultant root diseases; special interests in diseases of vegetable and food legume crops; microbial interactions; biological control; cultural practice
  • Global Development
    general plant pathology; mycology, ecological and environmental plant pathology; integrated pest management; soilborne plant pathogens; root diseases; soil health; biological control; diseases of vegetables and food legume products; tropical pathology


Abruna, Hector D.

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Chemistry and Chemical Biology (hda1@cornell.edu)
http://abruna.chem.cornell.edu/

Regions: Latin America and the Caribbean
Research Specializations:

  • Chemistry and Chemical Biology
    analytical; inorganic; physical; materials; chemical physics


Aching, Gerard

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Africana Studies, Romance Studies, Provost’s Fellow for Public Engagement, Faculty Fellow, Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future (gla23@cornell.edu)
http://romancestudies.cornell.edu/people/faculty-directory/gerard-aching/

Regions: Latin America and the Caribbean
Research Specializations:

  • Romance Studies
    19th and 20th Century Caribbean Literature and Intellectual Histories; Theories of Modernisms and Modernity in Latin America; 19th-century Colonial Literature in the Caribbean; Slavery and Philosophy; Visual Regimes and Politics in Caribbean Popular Cultures


Adams, Anne

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor Emeritus, Africana Studies & Research Center (ava2@cornell.edu)
http://africana.cornell.edu/anne-adams

Regions: Africa, Europe
Countries: Germany
Research Specializations:

  • Africana Studies & Research Center


Adelson, Leslie A.

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, German Studies (laa10@cornell.edu)
http://german.cornell.edu/people/leslieadelson.cfm

Regions: Europe, West Asia
Countries: Germany, Turkey
Languages:

  • German
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • French
    (Limited Working)
  • Turkish
    (Limited Working)
  • Swedish
    (Elementary)
  • Spanish
    (Elementary)

Research Specializations:

  • Germanic Studies
    German literature since 1945; migrant and minority studies; Jewish studies; feminist theory; cultural history
  • Comparative Literature
    German literature; critical theories of culture
  • Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
    postwar German literature; migrant and minority discourses; Jewish studies; feminist theory; cultural history


Ademoyo, Adeolu

College of Arts and Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Africana Studies & Research Center (aaa54@cornell.edu)
http://africana.cornell.edu/adeolu-ademoyo

Regions: Africa
Countries: Nigeria, Togo, Benin
Languages:

  • Yoruba
    (Native or Bilingual)

Research Specializations:

  • Africana Studies & Research Center


Admussen, Nicholas

College of Arts and Sciences
Assistant Professor, Asian Studies (na347@cornell.edu)
http://asianstudies.cornell.edu/nick-admussen

Regions: East Asia
Countries: China
Research Specializations:

  • Asian Religions
    contemporary Chinese literature especially poetry and prose poetry
  • Asian Studies
    contemporary Chinese literature, especially poetry and prose poetry, Chinese poetry tranlation
  • Asian Literature, Religion and Culture
    contemporary Chinese Literature, poetry and prose poetry


Agnello, Arthur

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Professor, Geneva Entomology (ama4@cornell.edu)
http://web.entomology.cornell.edu/agnello/links.html

Regions: Africa, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean
Countries: Chile, Brazil, Italy, South Africa
Languages:

  • Spanish
    (Working Professional)
  • Italian
    (Limited Working)
  • French
    (Limited Working)

Research Specializations:

  • Plant Protection
    fruit insects
  • Entomology
    integrated pest management; tree-fruit insects; extension entomology


Ahl, Frederick

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Classics (fma2@cornell.edu)
http://classics.cornell.edu/frederick-m-ahl?netid=fma2

Regions: Europe
Countries: Greece, Italy
Research Specializations:

  • Classics
    epic and tragedy; mythology
  • Comparative Literature
    epic poetry; tragic theater; wordplay in literature; theory of translation
  • Medieval Studies
    late Latin epics


Akcan, Esra

College of Architecture, Art, and Planning
Associate Professor, Architecture (ea369@cornell.edu)
http://aap.cornell.edu/people/esra-akcan

Regions: Europe, West Asia
Countries: Turkey, Germany
Languages:

  • Turkish
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • German
    (Full Professional)
  • French
    (Working Professional)

Research Specializations:

  • Architecture
  • Urbanism
  • History of Art and Visual Culture
  • Ottoman and Turkish studies
  • German studies


Alexander, Gregory

Cornell Law School
Professor, A. Robert Noll of Law, Law (gsa9@cornell.edu)
http://www.lawschool.cornell.edu/faculty/bio_gregory_alexander.cfm

Regions: Europe
Countries: Germany
Languages:

  • German
    (Full Professional)
  • French
    (Working Professional)

Research Specializations:

  • Law
    property; legal history; trusts and estates; intellectual history; social history


Alexandridis, Annetta

College of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor, History of Art and Visual Studies (aa376@cornell.edu)
http://arthistory.cornell.edu/annetta-alexandridis

Regions: Europe
Countries: Greece, Italy, Turkey
Languages:

  • German
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • French
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Italian
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Modern Greek
    (Working Professional)
  • Spanish
    (Elementary)
  • Russian
    (Elementary)
  • Turkish
    (Elementary)

Research Specializations:

  • History of Art, Archaeology, and Visual Studies
    classical art and archaeology; Greek myths and iconography; archaeology of photography; gender studies; animal and human bodies in Greek culture
  • Classics
    Greek and Roman art
  • Archaeology
    Greek and Roman art; gender studies; archaeology and photography; plaster casts


Alkire, Elbern (Ti)

College of Arts and Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Romance Studies (eha1@cornell.edu)
http://romancestudies.cornell.edu/people/faculty-directory/ti-alkire/

Regions: Europe
Countries: France, Italy, Spain
Languages:

  • French
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Italian
    (Native or Bilingual)

Research Specializations:

  • Romance Studies
    French linguistics; Romance linguistics; Italian linguistics and dialectology; social and situational variation; semiotics; translation studies


Allen, Josephine

College of Human Ecology
Professor Emeritus, Policy Analysis and Management (jaa7@cornell.edu)
http://www.human.cornell.edu/bio.cfm?netid=jaa7

Regions: Africa, Northern America
Countries: USA
Research Specializations:

  • Policy Analysis and Management


Allen, Randy

Samuel Curtin Johnson Graduate School of Management
Senior Lecturer, Management (rla9@cornell.edu)
http://www.johnson.cornell.edu/Faculty-And-Research/Profile?id=rla9

Regions: Global
Research Specializations:

  • Management


Allred, Shorna Broussard

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Associate Professor, Natural Resources (srb237@cornell.edu)
https://dnr.cals.cornell.edu/people/shorna-broussard-allred

Regions: South-East Asia
Countries: Malaysia and Thailand
Research Specializations:

  • Natural Resources
    Natural Resources: community-based natural resources management; forest science; human dimensions of natural resources management; policy and institutional analysis; program development and evaluation


Amigo-Silvestre, Silvia

Regions: Europe
Countries: Spain
Languages:

  • Spanish
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • French
    (Full Professional)

Research Specializations:

  • Romance Studies


Anderson, Benjamin

College of Arts and Sciences
Assistant Professor, History of Art and Visual Studies (bwa32@cornell.edu)
http://arthistory.cornell.edu/benjamin-anderson

Regions: Africa, Europe, West Asia
Countries: Former Byzantin Empire, Middle Eastern Countries
Languages:

  • German
    (Full Professional)
  • French
    (Working Professional)
  • Turkish
    (Limited Working)
  • Italian
    (Limited Working)
  • Spanish
    (Limited Working)
  • Dutch
    (Limited Working)
  • Greek
    (Working Professional)
  • Latin
    (Working Professional)

Research Specializations:

  • History of Art, Archaeology, and Visual Studies
    Byzantine art, architecture, and visual culture; architecture and archaeology of late antique and medieval Anatolia.
  • Near Eastern Studies
    Byzantine art, architecture, and visual culture; architecture and archaeology of late antique and medieval Anatolia.
  • Medieval Studies
    Byzantine art; architecture, and visual studies; architecture and archaeology of late antique and medieval Anatolia
  • Classics
  • Archaeology


Anker, Elizabeth

College of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor, English (esa52@cornell.edu)
http://english.cornell.edu/elizabeth-s-anker

Regions: Europe, Northern America
Countries: United States of America, United Kingdom
Research Specializations:

  • English Language and Literature
    postcolonial literature; human rights; literary theory; narrative studies


Arcadi, Adam

College of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor, Anthropology (apc13@cornell.edu)
http://anthropology.cornell.edu/adam-clark-arcadi

Regions: Africa
Countries: Uganda
Research Specializations:

  • Anthropology
    primate behavior; evolution of language; conservation and environmental anthropology; Uganda; United States

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