GIST Core Instructional Faculty

Nazli Avdan
Assistant Professor
Blake Hall, Room 504-F

GIST 682: Transnational Terrorism

Jacquelene Brinton
Associate Professor
Smith Hall, Room 204

Academic Director of Middle East Studies

REL 350: Islam

Hannah Britton
Associate Professor
Blake Hall, Room 504E

GIST 696: Diplomacy Lab

Gail Buttorff
Assistant Professor
Blake Hall, Room 311

GIST 667: Islam and Politics

Bart Dean
Associate Professor
Fraser Hall, Room 639

GIST 465: Genocide and Ethnocide

GIST 570: Anthropology of Violence

Assistant Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 3028

GIST 306: Global Environmental Literature

Lindley Hall, Room 409

GIST 582: Geopolitics and Genocide

Associate Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 3001

GIST 305: World Indigenous Literatures

Eric A. Hanley
Associate Professor
Fraser Hall, Room 712

GIST 702: Globalization

Sheyda Jahanbani
Associate Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 3611

GIST 314: Globalization: History & Theory

GIST 705: Globalization in History

Jay T. Johnson
Associate Professor
Lindley Hall, Room 402

GIST 601: Indigenous Peoples of the World 

John J. Kennedy
Associate Professor
Blake Hall, Room 521

GIST 696: Diplomacy Lab

GIST 697: Research & Diplomacy Lab

GIST 710: Interdisciplinary Research Methods for Global Contexts

Shannon O'Lear
Professor, Director, Center for Global and International Studies
Lindley Hall, Room 213

Associate Director of CGIS

GIST 371: Environmental Geopolitics 

Ebenezer Obadare
Fraser Hall, Room 741
Maria Omelicheva
Associate Professor, Department of Political Science
Blake Hall, Room 409

GIST 686: International Human Rights

GIST 696: Diplomacy Lab

Kathryn A. Rhine
Associate Professor
Fraser Hall, Room 631A

GIST 210/211: Culture & Health

Assistant Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 3621

GIST 376: Immigrants, Refugees, and Diasporas

Associate Professor of Brazilian Literature and Culture
Wescoe Hall, Room 2630

GIST 550: Afro-Brazilian Culture and Globalization

Lorie Vanchena
Associate Professor, Academic Director, European Studies Program, Center for Global and International Studies
Wescoe Hall, Room 2078

Academic Director of European Studies

GIST 698: Capstone

Assistant Professor
Blake Hall, Room 323

GIST 565: Gender, Culture, and Migration

GIST 550: Global Feminism

Barney Warf
Lindley Hall, Room 219C

GIST 354: Globalization: A Geographic Approach

GIST 555: Seminar in Urban Geography

Visiting Assistant Professor, CGIS, Academic Director, Global & International Studies Academic Programs

Academic Director of Global & International Studies

GIST 301: Introduction to Global & International Studies

GIST 624: Social Movements in the Middle East

GIST 633: Iran, Turkey & the Kurds

GIST 697: Research & Diplomacy Lab

GIST 699: Capstone, Honors

GIST 701: Approaches to International Studies

GIST 710: Interdisciplinary Research Methods for Global Contexts


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