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.


Culler, Jonathan

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Class of 1916 of English and Comparative Literature, English (culler@cornell.edu)
http://english.cornell.edu/jonathan-d-culler

Regions: Europe
Countries: France, United Kingdom
Languages:

  • French
    (Full Professional)
  • Italian
    (Limited Working)
  • German
    (Limited Working)
  • Latin
    (Elementary)

Research Specializations:

  • English Language and Literature
    literary theory and criticism; English poetry since 1600; 19th and 20th century French literature
  • Comparative Literature
    literary theory; nineteenth- and twentieth-century French and English literature
  • Romance Studies
    literary theory; nineteenth- and twentieth-century French literature


Dadi, Muhammad Iftikhar

College of Architecture, Art, and Planning
Associate Professor, Art (mid1@cornell.edu)
http://neareasternstudies.cornell.edu/iftikhar-dadi

Regions: Africa, Central Asia, South Asia, West Asia
Languages:

  • Urdu
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Arabic
    (Full Professional)
  • Persian
    (Limited Working)
  • French
    (Elementary)

Research Specializations:

  • Near Eastern Studies
    comparative modernities; critical and post-colonial theory; modern South Asian and Islamic Art
  • History of Art, Archaeology, and Visual Studies
    modern art; theory and criticism; history of photography; globalization; comparative modernities; critical and post-colonial theory; modernism; South Asian and Islamic art
  • Art
    painting; photography; printmaking; sculpture; studio art


Davis, Stuart

College of Arts and Sciences
Senior Lecturer, English (sad4@cornell.edu)
http://english.cornell.edu/stuart-davis

Regions: Europe
Countries: United Kingdom
Research Specializations:

  • English
    Shakespeare and receptions of Shakespeare


Dawson, Erica Cantrell

College of Engineering
Senior Lecturer, Engineering Undergraduate Programs (ecd6@cornell.edu)
http://www.engineering.cornell.edu/resources/leadership_program/meet_our_team.cf...

Regions: Global
Research Specializations:

  • Engineering Undergraduate Programs


de Bary, Brett

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Asian Studies; Comparative Literature (bmd2@cornell.edu)
http://asianstudies.cornell.edu/brett-de-bary

Regions: East Asia
Countries: Japan
Languages:

  • Japanese
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • French
    (Limited Working)
  • Chinese
    (Limited Working)

Research Specializations:

  • Film and Video Studies
    Asian Cinema; Feminist and Postcolonial Theory
  • Asian Literature, Religion and Culture
    Japanese Literature; Comparative Literature
  • Asian Studies
    Modern Japanese Literature
  • Comparative Literature
    Modern Japanese Literature and Culture; Postmodern Criticism; Translation Studies


de Gorter, Harry

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Professor, Applied Economics & Management (hd15@cornell.edu)
https://dyson.cornell.edu/people/harry-de-gorter

Regions: Europe
Countries: Slovakia, Hungary, Czech Republic
Languages:

  • Dutch
    (Working Professional)
  • French
    (Limited Working)
  • German
    (Elementary)

Research Specializations:

  • International Agriculture and Rural Development
    Agriculture and Trade Policy, Applied Welfare Economics,Political Economy
  • Global Development
    Agriculture and Trade Policy, Applied Welfare Economics,Political Economy
  • Applied Economics and Management
    Agriculture and trade policy; applied welfare economics; political economy


Dear, Peter Robert

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, History (prd3@cornell.edu)
http://history.cornell.edu/peter-robert-dear

Regions: Europe
Countries: United Kingdom, France
Research Specializations:

  • Science and Technology Studies
    early modern science and philosophy; Scientific Revolution; historical sociology of knowledge
  • History
    history of science; early modern science and philosophy


DeGloria, Stephen

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Professor, Section of Soil & Crop Sciences, School of Integrative Plant Science (sdd4@cornell.edu)
https://scs.cals.cornell.edu/people/stephen-degloria

Regions: Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, South Asia
Research Specializations:

  • Soil and Crop Sciences
    Geospatial science and technology; remote sensing; proximal sensing; digital image processing and analysis.
  • Global Development
    Resource inventory and analysis; land use/land cover mapping and monitoring
  • International Agriculture and Rural Development
    Resource inventory and analysis; remote sensing and image processing; soil survey, interpretations, and management


Dell, Nicola

Cornell Tech
Assistant Professor , Information Science (nld42@cornell.edu)
http://infosci.cornell.edu/faculty/nicola-dell

Regions: Global
Research Specializations:

  • Computer Science
    Human Computer Interaction(HCI); Information and Communication Technologies for Development With a Focus on Designing and Evaluating Systems that Improve the Lives of Underserved Populations in Low-Income Regions


Derry, Louis A.

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Associate Professor, Earth & Atmospheric Sciences (lad9@cornell.edu)
http://www.eas.cornell.edu/people/profile.cfm?netId=lad9

Regions: South Asia
Languages:

  • French
    (Full Professional)

Research Specializations:

  • Geological Sciences
    low-temperature geochemistry; isotope geochemistry; biogeochemical cycles
  • Sustainable Energy


Detert, James Roland

Samuel Curtin Johnson Graduate School of Management
Associate Professor, Johnson Graduate School of Management (jrd239@cornell.edu)
https://www.johnson.cornell.edu/Faculty-And-Research/Profile/id/jrd239

Regions: Global
Languages:

  • English
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Japanese
    (Limited Working)

Research Specializations:

  • Management
    management and organizations


Dev, Chekitan

School of Hotel Administration
Associate Professor, Hotel Administration (csd5@cornell.edu)
https://sha.cornell.edu/about/directory/instructors/csd5

Regions: Europe
Countries: France
Languages:

  • French
    (Working Professional)

Research Specializations:

  • Hotel Administration
    strategic marketing; branding; strategic alliances; e-commerce


Devault, Ileen A.

School of Industrial and Labor Relations
Professor, Industrial and Labor Relations (iad1@cornell.edu)
https://www.ilr.cornell.edu/people/ileen-devault

Regions: Northern America
Research Specializations:

  • Industrial and Labor Relations
    collective bargaining; labor law; labor history; international and comparative labor
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Studies
    gender in the workplace, including sexuality and sexual orientation
  • Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
    U.S. working-class history; women's labor history; gender and class


Devine, Carol

College of Human Ecology
Professor, Nutritional Science (cmd10@cornell.edu)
http://www.human.cornell.edu/bio.cfm?netid=cmd10

Regions: Global
Research Specializations:

  • Integration of work, family, and food choices, environmental interventions for obesity prevention


DeVoogd, Timothy

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Psychology (tjd5@cornell.edu)
http://people.psych.cornell.edu/~devoogdlab/

Regions: Europe
Research Specializations:

  • Psychology
    neural basis of female bird song discrimination; interplay between the hippocamus and other brain areas in spatial memory; behavior and brain evolution
  • Neurobiology and Behavior
    neurobiology of avian song learning; neurobiology of avian caching; hormonal influences on brain structure; evolution of learning
  • Cognitive Science
    psychology


Dhondt, Andre Alfons

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Professor, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology and Laboratory of Ornithology (aad4@cornell.edu)
http://ecologyandevolution.cornell.edu/andre-alfons-dhondt

Regions: Latin America and the Caribbean, South Asia
Countries: Dominican Republic, India
Languages:

  • Dutch
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • French
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • German
    (Full Professional)
  • English
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Spanish
    (Elementary)

Research Specializations:

  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
    animal population biology; ornithology; behavioral ecology; disease ecology


Diaz, Ella Maria

College of Arts and Sciences
Assistant Professor, English (emd233@cornell.edu)
http://english.cornell.edu/ella-maria-diaz

Regions: Latin America and the Caribbean
Research Specializations:

  • Latina/o Studies
    U.S. Latina/o and Chicana/o visual arts, literatures, and cultures. Broad topics and fields include critical studies, feminist studies and the U.S. Latina/o diaspora.
  • English Language and Literature
    US Latina/o and Chicana/o literature: and visual studies; feminist studies; US Latina/o dispora


Diesing, Molly

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Linguistics (md20@cornell.edu)
http://linguistics.cornell.edu/molly-diesing

Regions: Europe
Countries: Germany
Languages:

  • German
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Yiddish
    (Full Professional)

Research Specializations:

  • Cognitive Science
    linguistics
  • Linguistics
    syntactic theory; semantics; Germanic linguistics


Dollahite, Jamie S.

College of Human Ecology
Professor, Nutritional Sciences (jsd13@cornell.edu)
http://www.human.cornell.edu/bio.cfm?netid=jsd13

Regions: Global
Research Specializations:

  • Nutritional Sciences
    Nutrition education for low-income audiences with two areas of emphasis: program development and evaluation, and translational research aimed at prevention of childhood obesity through education of parents and changes in home and community environments that make healthy choices easier.


Donaghy, Kieran Patrick

College of Architecture, Art, and Planning
Professor, City & Regional Planning (kpd23@cornell.edu)
http://www.cipa.cornell.edu/academics/corefaculty.cfm?person=11&letter=

Regions: Global
Research Specializations:

  • Real Estate
    applied econometrics; dynamic modeling; planning theory; applied ethics; urban and regional economics
  • City and Regional Planning
    public affairs
  • Sustainable Energy
    urban and regional modeling; dynamic game theory; transportation modeling; continuous-time econometrics
  • Public Affairs
  • Regional Science

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