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Steering Committee

Associate Professor, History

Ernesto Bassi is the Director of the Latin American and Caribbean Studies (LACS) program.  His research interests coalesce around two significant questions: How do people develop geographic and cultural identifications? How do geographic regions come into being?

Senior Lecturer, SC Johnson College of Business

Lourdes Casanova is the Gail and Roberto Cañizares Director of the Emerging Markets Institute.

Associate Professor, History of Art and Visual Studies
Professor, History

Raymond Craib's research and teaching interests revolve around the intersections of space, politics, and everyday practice.

Professor, Psychology and Neurobiology
LASP Visiting Scholar 2018-21

David Flaten is a LASP visiting scholar and History Professor at Tompkins Cortland Community College, and is researching the opportunities to create a course extension trip to Chile for students at our partner institution Tompkins Cortland Community College (TC3).

Associate Vice Provost for International Affairs

Gustavo Flores-Macías is an associate professor of government. 

Senior Lecturer, Romance Studies 
Professor

Kenneth M. Roberts is the Richard J. Schwartz Professor in Cornell's Department of Government.

Assistant Professor, Latin American Studies and Romance Studies