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.


Teng, Qiuyun Felicia

College of Arts and Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Asian Studies (qt11@cornell.edu)
http://asianstudies.cornell.edu/felicia-qiuyun-teng

Regions: East Asia
Countries: China
Languages:

  • Chinese
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • English
    (Native or Bilingual)

Research Specializations:

  • Asian Studies
    Chinese language


Tenney, Jonathan S.

College of Arts and Sciences
Assistant Professor, Near Eastern Studies (jst229@cornell.edu)
http://neareasternstudies.cornell.edu/jonathan-s-tenney

Regions: West Asia
Countries: Near East (Iraq, Syria)
Languages:

  • German
    (Limited Working)
  • Danish
    (Limited Working)
  • French
    (Elementary)

Research Specializations:

  • Near Eastern Studies
    Assyriology and Babylonian history, forced labor and comparative slavery, historical demography, household structure and marriage patterns in Babylonia, quantitative and economic history, Kassite Period in Babylonia, ancient Mesopotamian migration


Teutli, Brisa

College of Arts and Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Romance Studies (bt54@cornell.edu)
http://romancestudies.cornell.edu/brisa-teutli

Regions: Europe
Countries: Spain
Languages:

  • Spanish
    (Native or Bilingual)

Research Specializations:

  • Romance Studies
    Second Language Teching, Use of Advanced Technology in Language Instruction, Curriculum Design and Development, and Assessment.


Thies, Janice E.

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Associate Professor, Crop & Soil Sciences (jet25@cornell.edu)
https://scs.cals.cornell.edu/people/janice-thies

Research Specializations:

  • Crop & Soil Sciences
    International agriculture, Experiential education, Soil ecology, Plant-microbe interactions, Sustainable agriculture, Soil health, Small-holder farmers, Biochar


Thomas, Chantal

Regions: West Asia
Countries: UK, Egypt, Sudan, Jordan, Israel
Languages:

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

Research Specializations:

  • Law
    relationship between international law, political economy and global social justice


Thomas, Louis Joseph

Samuel Curtin Johnson Graduate School of Management
Professor, Johnson Graduate School of Management (ljt3@cornell.edu)
https://www.johnson.cornell.edu/Faculty-And-Research/Profile?id=ljt3

Research Specializations:

  • Management
    production and operations management; operations research; distribution systems; marketing; quantitative analysis for administration


Tobin-de la Puente, John

College of Human Ecology
Professor of Practice, Cornell Institute for Public Affairs (CHE) and Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management (Cornell College of Business) (john.tobin@cornell.edu)
https://dyson.cornell.edu/people/john-tobin

Regions: Latin America and the Caribbean, Global
Countries: Peru
Languages:

  • English
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Spanish
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Portuguese
    (Working Professional)

Research Specializations:

  • Sustainability Studies
    Responsible finance, corporate sustainability, conservation finance


Tomlan, Michael

College of Architecture, Art, and Planning
Professor, City & Regional Planning (mat4@cornell.edu)
https://aap.cornell.edu/people/michael-tomlan

Regions: East Asia, South Asia
Countries: Cambodia, India, China
Languages:

  • French
    (Full Professional)

Research Specializations:

  • Urban Studies
    building conservation technology; survey and documentation methods for preservation; preservation economics and finance; urban history
  • City and Regional Planning
    building-conservation technology; survey and documentation methods for preservation; preservation economics and finance; urban history
  • Public Affairs
    tax incentives for rehabilitation; transfer of development rights
  • Real Estate


Toorawa, Shawkat

College of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor, Near Eastern Studies (smt24@cornell.edu)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shawkat_Toorawa

Regions: Europe, West Asia
Countries: France, Turkey, Arab Countries, Indic Ocean
Languages:

  • French
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Arabic
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Mauritian Creole
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Spanish
    (Full Professional)
  • Gujarati
    (Working Professional)
  • Latin
    (Limited Working)
  • Persian
    (Limited Working)
  • German
    (Elementary)
  • Hindi/Urdu
    (Working Professional)
  • Sanskrit
    (Elementary)
  • Bahasa
    (Elementary)
  • Italian
    (Limited Working)

Research Specializations:

  • Comparative Literature
    Arabic literature; Islamic studies
  • Near Eastern Studies
    classical and medieval Arabic literature; literary history; medieval Islamic culture
  • Medieval Studies


Torea, Thierry

College of Arts and Sciences
Lecturer, Romance Studies (tat67@cornell.edu)
https://romancestudies.cornell.edu/thierry-torea

Regions: Europe
Countries: France
Research Specializations:

  • Romance Studies


Torres, Alfonso

College of Veterinary Medicine
Emeritus Professor, Population Medicine and Diagnostics Sciences and Veterinary Medicine (at97@cornell.edu)
http://www.vet.cornell.edu/news/Dr.AlfonsoTorres.cfm

Regions: Latin America and the Caribbean, East Asia
Countries: All South American Countries, Mexico, China, Hong Kong
Languages:

  • Spanish
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • English
    (Native or Bilingual)

Research Specializations:

  • Population Medicine and Diagnostics Sciences and Veterinary Medicine
    Expert on Transboundary Animal Diseases and their economic, social and political consequences


Tranviet, Thuy

College of Arts and Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Asian Studies (tdt5@cornell.edu)
http://asianstudies.cornell.edu/thuy-d-tranviet

Countries: Vietnam
Languages:

  • Vietnamese
    (Native or Bilingual)

Research Specializations:

  • Asian Studies
    vietnamese language; Contemporary literature, especially satire in Vietnamese writings in the 1930s


Travers, Robert

College of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor, History (trt5@cornell.edu)
http://history.cornell.edu/robert-travers

Regions: South Asia
Countries: United Kingdom, Russia, India
Languages:

  • English
    (Full Professional)
  • Persian
    (Elementary)

Research Specializations:

  • History
    modern British and imperial history; colonial India


Travis, Alexander

College of Veterinary Medicine
Associate Professor, Baker Institute for Animal Health (ajt32@cornell.edu)
https://www2.vet.cornell.edu/research/faculty/alexander-j-travis-vmd-phd

Research Specializations:

  • Molecular and Integrative Physiology
    biology of male germ cells; signaling and metabolism of sperm during capacitation; organization of lipid raft subdomains in sperm; conservation applications of germ cell reproductive technologies
  • Biomedical Engineering
    biomedical engineering
  • Comparative Biomedical Sciences
    comparative biology of male germ cells; signaling and metabolism of sperm during capacitation; organization of lipid raft membrane sub-domains in sperm; applications of technologies using reproductive stem cells for wildlife conservation
  • Animal Science
    male germ cells and sperm; fertilization; assisted reproduction; biotechnology; rural rood animal production in developing nations
  • Zoology and Wildlife Conservation
    reproductive biology focusing on sperm and spermatogonial stem cells; wildlife conservation through approaches integrating studies of animals, humans, and the environments they share


Tsimberov, Viktoria

College of Arts and Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Comparative Literature (vt13@cornell.edu)
http://russian.cornell.edu/index.cfm?MainFrameURL=russian.web/people/vt.cfm&Sect...

Regions: Europe
Countries: Russia
Languages:

  • Russian
    (Native or Bilingual)

Research Specializations:

  • Economics
    macroeconomics and finance; econometrics; international economics


Tucker, Terry W.

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Senior Lecturer, CALS International Programs (twt2@cornell.edu)
https://hort.cals.cornell.edu/people/terry-tucker

Research Specializations:

  • Global Development
    farmer-led innovation; alternative extension approaches and institutional arrangements; diverse partnerships for development


Tun, San San Hnin

College of Arts and Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Asian Studies (sht3@cornell.edu)
http://lacito.vjf.cnrs.fr/membres/hnin_tun.htm

Regions: Europe
Countries: France, Burma
Languages:

  • Burmese
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • French
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Italian
    (Working Professional)
  • German
    (Elementary)
  • Spanish
    (Elementary)

Research Specializations:

  • French
  • Burmese


Turner, James

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor Emeritus, Africana Studies & Research Center (jet8@cornell.edu)
http://africana.cornell.edu/james-turner

Regions: Africa, Northern America
Research Specializations:

  • Urban Studies
    Black politics; African American social and political theory; political economy of race and racism and public policy
  • Africana Studies


Turner, Lowell

School of Industrial and Labor Relations
Professor, ILR School (lrt4@cornell.edu)
https://www.ilr.cornell.edu/people/lowell-turner

Countries: Germany, France, United Kingdom, European Union, United States
Languages:

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

Research Specializations:

  • International and Comparative Labor
    Labor movement revitalization; immigrant workers; young workers; comparative labor movements
  • Government
    comparative political economy; Western Europe; German unification, comparative labor


Turvey, Calum

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
W. I. Myers Professor of Agricultural Finance, Applied Economics and Management (cgt6@cornell.edu)
https://dyson.cornell.edu/people/calum-turvey

Regions: Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, East Asia, South Asia
Countries: China; India; Kenya; Dominican Republic
Languages:

  • English
    (Native or Bilingual)

Research Specializations:

  • Applied Economics and Management
    Agricultural Finance; Risk Management; Agricultural and Food Policy; Development Finance (China, India, Kenya, Dominican Republic); Empirical Finance

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