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.


Lehmann, Christopher Johannes

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Professor, Crop & Soil Sciences (cl273@cornell.edu)
https://scs.cals.cornell.edu/people/johannes-lehmann

Regions: Africa
Languages:

  • English
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • German
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • French
    (Limited Working)
  • Spanish
    (Elementary)
  • Portuguese
    (Working Professional)

Research Specializations:

  • Global Development
    soil fertility and nutrient management; ecosystems ranges from agriculture; agroforestry to forest successions
  • Soil and Crop Sciences
    soil fertility management; soil biogeochemistry


Leiponen, Aija

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Associate Professor, Applied Economics & Management (ael24@cornell.edu)
https://dyson.cornell.edu/people/aija-leiponen

Regions: Europe
Countries: Finland, United Kingdom
Languages:

  • Finnish
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Swedish
    (Working Professional)
  • French
    (Working Professional)
  • Spanish
    (Elementary)

Research Specializations:

  • Applied Economics and Management
    economics of technology and innovation; organizational economics


Lepage, G Peter

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Physics (g.p.lepage@cornell.edu)
http://physics.cornell.edu/peter-lepage

Regions: Global
Research Specializations:

  • Computational Science and Engineering
    quantum field theory; renormalization techniques and effective field theory with applications in particle physics; condensed matter physics; nuclear physics; numerical quantum theory and lattice QCD; Standard Model Physics; heavy-quark physics; high preci
  • Physics
    theory of elementary particles; quantum-field theory


Leuenberger, Christine

College of Arts and Sciences
Senior Lecturer and Engaged Cornell Grant Recipient, Science & Technology Studies (cal22@cornell.edu)
http://sts.cornell.edu/christine-leuenberger

Regions: Africa, Europe, West Asia
Countries: Germany, Israel and the Palestinian Territories, East Africa
Research Specializations:

  • Science and Technology Studies
    classical and contemporary sociological theory; sociology of knowledge; sociology of culture; medical sociology; interaction sociology; gender studies; science studies; social studies of the human; and behavioral sciences; policy-science interface; border studies; peace studies.


Levine, Caroline

College of Arts and Sciences
David and Kathleen Ryan Professor of Humanities, English (cel235@cornell.edu)
http://as.cornell.edu/caroline-levine-0

Regions: Europe, Northern America, Global
Countries: Britain, US, Brazil
Languages:

  • English
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • French
    (Limited Working)
  • German
    (Limited Working)

Research Specializations:

  • English Language and Literature
    Victorian Literature and Culture; Narrative Theory; Formalism; Literary and Cultural Theory; World Literature; Relations between Art and Politics


Levine, Gilbert

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Professor Emeritus, Biological and Environmental Engineering (BEE) (gl14@cornell.edu)
http://www.atkinson.cornell.edu/about/people/fellows/view.php?NetID=gl14

Regions: Africa, Central Asia, East Asia, South Asia, South-East Asia, West Asia
Research Specializations:

  • Biological and Environmental Engineering (BEE)
    Agricultural Development, Rural Development, Sustainable Agriculture, Water Management


Levitt, Bruce

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Performing Arts and Media (bal5@cornell.edu)
http://pma.cornell.edu/bruce-levitt

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

  • Theatre Arts
    directing; dramatic literature


Lewenstein, Bruce Voss

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Professor, Communication; Science & Technology Studies (bvl1@cornell.edu)
https://blogs.cornell.edu/lewenstein/

Regions: Global
Languages:

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

Research Specializations:

  • Science and Technology Studies
    history and evaluation of public communication of science and technology; models of science communication; documentation and history of contemporary science
  • Communication
    history and evaluation of public communication of science and technology; models of science communication; documentation and history of contemporary science


Lewis, Tasha Lenise

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Assistant Professor, Fiber Science & Apparel Design (tll28@cornell.edu)
https://www.human.cornell.edu/people/tll28?netid=tll28

Regions: Latin America and the Caribbean, Northern America, East Asia
Countries: Canada, China, Cuba, Haiti, Mexico, Panama
Languages:

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

Research Specializations:

  • Fiber Science and Apparel Design
    apparel design, apparel management


Lichter, Daniel

College of Human Ecology
Professor, Policy Analysis and Management (dtl28@cornell.edu)
https://www.human.cornell.edu/people/dtl28?netid=dtl28

Regions: Northern America
Research Specializations:

  • Demography
    demography
  • Policy Analysis and Management
    family; demography; poverty and welfare policy; rural studies
  • Human Development
    family; demography; poverty and welfare policy; rural studies
  • Sociology
    social demography; inequality; family and children
  • Development Sociology
    welfare incentives on the family; assortative mating; children's changing living arrangements; poverty; new destinations of immigrants to America


Liebherr, James

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Professor, Entomology (jkl5@cornell.edu)
https://entomology.cals.cornell.edu/people/james-liebherr

Regions: Australia/Oceania
Countries: French Polynesia (Society Islands); USA (Hawaii)
Languages:

  • English
    (Native or Bilingual)

Research Specializations:

  • Conservation and Sustainable Development; Entomology
    Biogeography; Conservation Biology; Biodiversity Studies; Systematic Biology; Systematics; Biogeography; Revisionary Taxonomy


Lienau, Odette

Regions: Global
Research Specializations:

  • Law
    international economic law; international law and international relations; international legal theory; international political economy; political and social theory; finance and development; bankruptcy and restructuring
  • Peace Studies and Peace Science
    international economic law; international law and international relations; sovereignty; bankruptcy
  • Government
    international law and international relations; international political economy; sovereign debt; international political and legal theory; sovereign debt


Lischke, Gunhild Iris

College of Arts and Sciences
Senior Lecturer, German Studies (gl15@cornell.edu)
http://people.as.cornell.edu/people/gunhild-lischke

Regions: Europe
Countries: Germany
Languages:

  • German
    (Native or Bilingual)

Research Specializations:

  • German Studies
    Language pedagogy and applied linguistics; training novice German teachers.


Liu, Philip Li-Fan

College of Architecture, Art, and Planning
Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering (pll3@cornell.edu)
http://www.cee.cornell.edu/people/profile.cfm?netid=pll3

Regions: Global
Research Specializations:

  • Applied Mathematics
    fluid dynamics; nonlinear water waves
  • Computational Science and Engineering
    fluid dynamics; nonlinear water waves; theoretical and experimental studies of mass-transport phenomenon underwaves; investigations of current interactions in shallow water; computational methods for fluid flow problems; nearshore wave and circulation mod
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
    hydraulics; fluid mechanics; coastal engineering


Liu, Rui

College of Arts and Sciences
Teaching Associate, Asian Studies (rl264@cornell.edu)
https://foodscience.cals.cornell.edu/people/rui-liu

Regions: East Asia
Countries: China
Languages:

  • Mandarin
    (Native or Bilingual)

Research Specializations:

  • Risk Analysis, Communication and Policy
    cellular toxicology; food toxicology; free radicals; phytochemicals; diet and cancer
  • Environmental Toxicology
    diet and cancer; phytochemicals in fruits and vegetables; functional foods/nutraceuticals; herbal remedies for cancer and hepatitis
  • Horticulture
    lipid chemistry; phytochemicals; functional foods; diet and cancer; toxicology
  • Food Science and Technology


LoBello, Susan

College of Arts and Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Romance Studies (sl229@cornell.edu)
http://people.as.cornell.edu/people/susan-lobello

Regions: Europe
Countries: France, Italy
Languages:

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

Research Specializations:

  • Romance Studies
    The works of Gide, Maupassant, Mauriac, and Sartre, and depictions of individuality, eccentricity and self-deception in 19th- and 20th-century French novels and plays


Locey, Jean

College of Architecture, Art, and Planning
Professor, Art (jnl2@cornell.edu)
https://aap.cornell.edu/people/jean-locey

Regions: Europe
Countries: Former Yugoslavia
Research Specializations:

  • Art
    photography
  • Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
    photography


Loeckenhoff, Corinna

College of Human Ecology
Associate Professor, Human Development (cel72@cornell.edu)
https://www.human.cornell.edu/people/cel72?netid=cel72

Regions: Africa, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, Northern America, East Asia, South Asia, South-East Asia, Australia/Oceania
Countries: India, Switzerland, Peru, Italy, Iran, Argentina, Uganda, Chile, Japan, P.R. China, Hong Kong, France, South Korea, Serbia, Russia, Poland, New Zealand, Portugal, Australia, Croatia, Malaysia, United Kingdom, United States, Estonia, Czech Republic, Slovakia
Languages:

  • English
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • German
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • French
    (Working Professional)

Research Specializations:

  • Human Development
    life-span trajectories of motivation, emotion and personality; social cognition; health care choices and behaviors


Londe, Greg

College of Arts and Sciences
Assistant Professor, English (gml82@cornell.edu)
http://english.cornell.edu/gregory-londe

Regions: Europe, Northern America
Countries: Ireland, Anglo-America
Languages:

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

Research Specializations:

  • English Language and Literature
    19th, 20th, and 21st century Anglophone literature Modernism Institutional histories of literary culture Economics and literature Comparative and transnational poetics Irish studies


Long, Kathleen Perry

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Romance Studies (kpl2@cornell.edu)
https://romancestudies.cornell.edu/kathleen-perry-long

Regions: Europe
Countries: France
Languages:

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

Research Specializations:

  • Romance Studies
    French Renaissance literature; French baroque literature; cultural studies
  • Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
    French Renaissance literatures and cultures, history of science, gender and sexuality studies (hermaphrodites, early modern transexuality and religious violence)

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