GIST Core Instructional Faculty

Nazli Avdan
Assistant Professor
Blake Hall, Room 504-F

GIST 682: Transnational Terrorism

Associate Professor
Smith Hall, Room 204
Hannah E. Britton
Associate Professor
Blake Hall, Room 504E

GIST 696: Diplomacy Lab

Bart Dean
Associate Professor
Fraser Hall, Room 639

GIST 465: Genocide and Ethnocide

GIST 570: Anthropology of Violence

Associate Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 3028

GIST 306: Global Environmental Literature

Lindley Hall, Room 409

GIST 582: Geopolitics and Genocide

Eric A. Hanley
Associate Professor
Fraser Hall, Room 712

GIST 702: Globalization

Sheyda Jahanbani
Associate Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 3614

GIST 314: Globalization: History & Theory

GIST 705: Globalization in History

Jay T. Johnson
Professor, Associate Chair of Geography & Atmospheric Science Director, C-FIRST
Lindley Hall, Room 402

GIST 601: Indigenous Peoples of the World 

John J. Kennedy
Professor, Undergraduate Director for Political Science
Blake Hall, Room 521

GIST 696: Diplomacy Lab

GIST 697: Research & Diplomacy Lab

GIST 710: Interdisciplinary Research Methods for Global Contexts

Assistant Teaching Professor

GIST 220: Introduction to Global and International Studies

GIST 610: Interdisciplinary Methods for Global Contexts

GIST 698/699: Capstone Seminar (honors)

Shannon O'Lear
Professor, Director, Center for Global and International Studies
Lindley Hall, Room 219

GIST 371: Environmental Geopolitics 

Ebenezer Obadare
Fraser Hall, Room 741
Maria Omelicheva
Professor, Department of Political Science
Blake Hall, Room 408

GIST 686: International Human Rights

GIST 696: Diplomacy Lab

Kathryn A. Rhine
Associate Professor
Lindley Hall, Room 417

GIST 210/211: Culture & Health

Erik Scott
Associate Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 3622

GIST 376: Immigrants, Refugees, and Diasporas

Acting Director, CGIS (Fall 2019), Director of Graduate Studies, CGIS, Associate Professor of Brazilian Literature and Culture
Wescoe Hall, Room 2630

GIST 550: Afro-Brazilian Culture and Globalization

Lorie Vanchena
Associate Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 2078
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

Assistant Professor of Political Science, Undergraduate Director, Global & International Studies

GIST 624: Social Movements in the Middle East
GIST 633: Iran, Turkey & the Kurds
GIST 667: Islam & Politics
GIST 701: Approaches to International Studies

Rami Zeedan
Assistant Professor
Wesscoe Hall Room 4027

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