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.


Parikh, Tapan

Cornell Tech
Professor, Information Science ( tsp53@cornell.edu)
http://tap2k.org/

Regions: Global
Languages:

  • English
    (Native or Bilingual)

Research Specializations:

  • Information Science
    Design and evaluation of information technologies for education, governance, and international development; Human-Computer Interaction (HCI); Information and Communication Technologies for Development (ICTD); Computer Science Education; Learning Sciences; Educational Technology; Agriculture; Governance; Financial Services; Health.


Park, Young-Hoon

Samuel Curtin Johnson Graduate School of Management
Associate Professor, Management and Marketing (yp34@cornell.edu)
https://www.johnson.cornell.edu/Faculty-And-Research/Profile/id/yp34

Research Specializations:

  • Customer Management, Database Marketing, E‐Commerce, Marketing‐Operations Interfaces, Product Innovation/Management, Retailing, Hierarchical Bayes Methods, Probability Models


Parlange, Jean-Yves

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Professor Emeritus, Biological and Environmental Engineering (jp58@cornell.edu)
https://bee.cals.cornell.edu/people/jean-yves-parlange

Research Specializations:

  • Water Resources
    mathematical modeling of physical and biological systems; applications of thermodynamics; water movement in soils
  • Biological and Environmental Engineering
    soil physics; soil hydrology
  • Soil and Crop Sciences


Parmenter, Jon

College of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor, History (jwp35@cornell.edu)
http://history.cornell.edu/jon-w-parmenter

Regions: Europe
Countries: France
Languages:

  • French
    (Working Professional)

Research Specializations:

  • American Studies
    American studies
  • American Indian Studies
    Iroquois social and political history; northeastern Algonquians; governance; settler relations
  • History
    Native American (especially Iroquois) history; early American history


Parra, Pilar

College of Human Ecology
Research Associate and Senior Lecturer, Nutritional Sciences (pap2@cornell.edu)
https://www.human.cornell.edu/people/pap2?netid=pap2

Regions: Latin America and the Caribbean, Northern America, Central Asia
Countries: India
Languages:

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

Research Specializations:

  • Health Institutions
    Role of immigration, acculturation and poverty in the health status of minority populations. Focus on disease and risk prevention, with special emphasis on applied research to design and test interventions to achieve long-term health behavior change. Ongoing research examines communities’ efforts toward immigrant integration, with special focus in the role of institutions and local organizations.
  • Health Services
    International research focus on the implementation of primary health services through programs based on local resources, knowledge, and the direct participation of community members, with special attention to women’s roles.


Parrot, Andrea

College of Human Ecology
Professor, Policy Analysis and Management (ap30@cornell.edu)
https://www.human.cornell.edu/people/ap30?netid=ap30

Regions: Global
Languages:

  • Spanish
    (Limited Working)

Research Specializations:

  • Policy Analysis and Management
    health care service; human sexuality; acquaintance rape; sexuality education; infertility
  • Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
    women's health; sexuality; violence against women; cross cultural women's issues


Patacchini, Eleanora

College of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor, Economics (ep454@cornell.edu)
https://patacchini.economics.cornell.edu/

Regions: Europe
Countries: Italy
Languages:

  • Italian
    (Native or Bilingual)

Research Specializations:

  • Economics


Paterson, Lorraine

College of Arts and Sciences
Assistant Professor, Asian Studies (lmp20@cornell.edu)

Countries: China, Cambodia
Languages:

  • Chinese
    (Full Professional)
  • Vietnamese
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Khmer
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • French
    (Native or Bilingual)
  • Latin
    (Full Professional)

Research Specializations:

  • Asian Studies
    Chinese and Vietnamese intellectual history and issues of translation
  • Asian Literature, Religion and Culture
    Chinese and Vietnamese intellectual history; issues of translation


Paz-Soldan, Jose Edmundo

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Romance Studies (jep29@cornell.edu)
https://romancestudies.cornell.edu/edmundo-paz-soldan

Countries: Spain
Research Specializations:

  • Latin American Studies
    Andean literature and culture; media studies; modern and contemporary Latin American literature
  • Romance Studies


Pell, Alice

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Professor, Animal Science (ap19@cornell.edu)
https://ansci.cals.cornell.edu/people/alice-pell

Countries: India, Afghanistan, Sub-Saharan
Research Specializations:

  • Global Development
    animal nutrition; modeling; environmental and economic impacts of smallholder farmers
  • International Agriculture and Rural Development
    effects of plant secondary compounds on animal performances; nutrient cycling; animal science and nutrition; microbiology; nutrition
  • Microbiology
    gastrointestinal/ruminal microbiology; dairy cattle management; ruminant nutrition
  • Public Affairs
    public affairs; international development
  • Animal Science
    rumen microbiology; ruminant nutrition; international agriculture
  • Nutrition
    ruminant nutrition and microbiology


Pelletier, David Louis

College of Human Ecology
Associate Professor, Nutritional Science (dlp5@cornell.edu)
https://www.human.cornell.edu/people/dlp5?netid=dlp5

Regions: Global
Research Specializations:

  • Risk Analysis, Communication and Policy
    food, nutrition, and health; development, application, and evaluation of participation approaches for policy analysis and planning
  • Anthropology
    malnutrition and child mortality; nutrition policy; risk assessment; public participation
  • Epidemiology
    Nutrition
  • Global Development
    nutrition policies and programs in the U.S. and developing countries
  • Community and Rural Development
    nutrition policies and programs in the United States and developing countries
  • Public Affairs
  • Nutrition


Pelliccia, Hayden

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Classics (hnp1@cornell.edu)
http://classics.cornell.edu/hayden-pelliccia?netid=hnp1

Regions: Europe
Countries: Greece
Research Specializations:

  • Classics
    Greek literature


Pelto, Gretel

College of Human Ecology
Grauate Professor, Nutritional Science (gp32@cornell.edu)
https://ip.cals.cornell.edu/people/gretel-pelto

Regions: Global
Research Specializations:

  • International Nutrition
    Nutrition; Infant and Young child Feeding; Public affairs


Pepinsky, Thomas

College of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor, Government (pepinsky@cornell.edu)
http://government.cornell.edu/thomas-pepinsky

Regions: South-East Asia
Countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam
Languages:

  • Bahasa Indonesia and Bahasa Malaysia
    (Full Professional)
  • German
    (Working Professional)
  • French
    (Working Professional)
  • Vietnamese
    (Limited Working)
  • Dutch
    (Limited Working)
  • Spanish
    (Limited Working)

Research Specializations:

  • Government
    comparative and international political economy; authoritarianism; southeast Asian Politics; Islam
  • Asian Studies
    Southeast Asian politics; comparative politics; international political economy; authoritarianism; Islam


Peraino, Judith A.

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Music (jap28@cornell.edu)
http://music.cornell.edu/judith-peraino

Regions: Europe
Countries: United Kingdom
Research Specializations:

  • Medieval Studies
    medieval music
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Studies
    medieval music; music and queer and feminist theory; rock music
  • Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
    medieval music; popular music; gender and sexuality in music
  • Music
    medieval music; rock music; music and queer theory


Pereboom, Derk

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor, Philosophy (dp346@cornell.edu)
http://derk-pereboom.net/

Regions: Europe
Countries: Germany, France, Netherlands
Languages:

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

Research Specializations:

  • Cognitive Science
    free will and moral responsibility; philosophy of psychology; history of 17th- and 18th-century philosophy of religion
  • Philosophy
    free will; Kant; philosophy of mind; philosophy of religion


Perez, Pedro D.

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Applied Economics & Management (pdp5@cornell.edu)
https://dyson.cornell.edu/people/pedro-perez

Research Specializations:

  • Applied Economics & Management
    General Business Management, Entrepreneurship


Perlus, Barry

College of Architecture, Art, and Planning
Associate Professor, Art (bap8@cornell.edu)
https://aap.cornell.edu/people/barry-perlus

Regions: Global
Research Specializations:

  • Art
    photography


Peterson, Charles

College of Arts and Sciences
Professor Emeritus, History (cap4@cornell.edu)
http://history.cornell.edu/emeriti

Regions: East Asia
Countries: China
Research Specializations:

  • History
    Chinese history in the T'ang-Sung period - political, military, administrative, and foreign relations, especially late T'ang and late southern Sung
  • Asian Studies
    Chinese medieval history
  • Medieval Studies
    medieval Chinese history - T'ang and Sung periods


Pfeffer, Max J.

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Professor, Development Sociology (mjp5@cornell.edu)
https://devsoc.cals.cornell.edu/people/max-pfeffer

Regions: Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean
Countries: United Kingdom, Germany, Mexico, Central America
Research Specializations:

  • Demography
    demography
  • Global Development
    development sociology
  • International Agriculture and Rural Development
    environment and society; watershed; ecosystem; farming systems management; conservation and sustainable development
  • Development Sociology
    environmental sociology; rural development; sociology of labor markets; ethnicity and immigration
  • Conservation and Sustainable Development
    human dimensions of watershed management; sustainable agriculture and development
  • Water Resources
    water resources

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