More than 450 faculty from across Cornell come together at the Einaudi Center to imagine and conduct global research. Over 150 graduate and undergraduate students find resources, inspiration, and a global scholarly community through Einaudi's eight regional and thematic programs and minors.
Adjunct Associate Professor and Senior Research Associate, History
Zhihong Chen received her BA in German language and literature from Beijing Foreign Language College, an MA in International History from Beijing Normal University, an MA in International Studies and an M.S.
Degree Pursued: PhD
Anticipated Degree Year: 2023-24
Committee chair/advisor: Marina Welker
Primary Language: Chinese, English
2019-2020 South Asian Studies Fellow
Assistant Professor of English, Santal Parganas College, Dumka, India: "Founding Mothers of the Indian Republic in an International Frame"
Senior Lecturer, Asian Studies
Geographic Research Area: Bangladesh and India
Teaching/Research Interests: Teaching Bangla as a second language
Associate Professor, City and Regional Planning
Geographic Research Area: India, China, Ukraine, Fiji, and United States
Teaching/Research Interests: Historic cements, modernist architecture, cultural exchange, and sustainable development
Hu Shih Professor Emeritus
Cochran joined the Cornell faculty in 1973 as an assistant professor and was promoted to full professor in 1986.
Andrew H. and James S. Tisch Distinguished University Professor
Geographic Research Area: South Asia
Teaching/Research Interests: Agricultural biotechnology, intellectual property, international agriculture, international development, and plant breeding and genetics
Assistant Professor, History of Art and Visual Studies
Director, Southeast Asia Program
Abby Cohn is a professor of linguistics and Southeast Asian studies. Her research interests include the Austronesian languages of Indonesia, with a particular focus on their phonetics, phonology, and morphology.
Visiting Fellow, CIIFAD
Carol Colfer is a Senior Associate (anthropologist) with CIFOR (Center for International Forestry Research, Bogor, Indonesia); and a Visiting Fellow at CIIFAD (Cornell Institute for International Food and Agricultural Development) at Cornell University.