Dr. Brian Lagotte is an anthropologist of education focusing on policy issues both domestically and internationally. He currently teaches three GIST courses: the introduction to the Global and International Studies (GIST 301), research methods for undergraduate students (GIST 610), and the capstone course for undergraduate honors students (GIST 699).
Dr. Tiwari is a lecturer in the Department of Religious Studies. She teaches GIST 325 Peoples & Cultures of South Asia, the Core required course for the Undergraduate Certificate in South Asian Culture. She also teaches GIST 301 Introduction to Global & International Studies.