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Maxwell School Leadership, Faculty and Staff


Shannon Glennon

Shannon Glennon

Software Specialist, Information & Communication Technology Office

034E Eggers Hall | 315.443.3847 | srglenno@syr.edu


Edward Godwin

Edward Godwin

Data Systems Administrator, Information & Communication Technology Office

034E Eggers Hall | 315.443.3847 | esgodwin@syr.edu


Ann Gold

Ann Grodzins Gold

Professor Emeritus by Courtesy Appointment, Anthropology Department

Thomas J. Watson Professor Emerita, Religion, College of Arts & Sciences

Senior Research Associate, South Asia Center

507 Hall of Languages | 315.443.5717 | aggold@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Sustained ethnographic engagement with religion and culture in provincial North India

Jay Golden

Jay Golden

Pontarelli Professor of Environmental Sustainability and Finance, Public Administration and International Affairs Department

513 Eggers Hall | 315.443.5849 | jgolde04@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Dynamics of sustainability transition, corporate ESG, natural resources and supply chains, sustainability finance, technology adoption

Jeffrey Gonda

Jeffrey Gonda

Associate Professor, History Department

Senior Research Associate, Campbell Public Affairs Institute

318 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9503 | jdgonda@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

African American history, 20th century U.S. legal, urban and political history

Cecilia A. Green

Cecilia A. Green

Associate Professor, Sociology Department

Senior Research Associate, Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration

307 Maxwell Hall | 315.443.3079 | cagree01@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Race, class, gender, Caribbean studies

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Ryan Griffiths

Associate Professor, Political Science Department

Director, Sovereignty, Order and Conflict Working Group

331 Eggers Hall | 315.443.4032 | rgriff01@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

International relations, comparative politics

Dimitar Gueorguiev

Dimitar Gueorguiev

Associate Professor, Political Science Department

Advisory Board Member, East Asia Program

Senior Research Associate, South Asia Center

332 Eggers Hall | 315.443.8678 | ddgueorg@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Comparative political economy, authoritarian institutions, governance, survey methods

Paul M. Hagenloh

Paul M. Hagenloh

Associate Professor, History Department

405B Maxwell Hall | 315.443.7626 | phagenlo@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Modern Russia

Sarah Hamersma

Sarah Hamersma

Associate Professor and Ph.D. Director, Public Administration and International Affairs Department

Senior Research Associate, Center for Policy Research

Faculty Affiliate, Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion

426 Eggers Hall | 315.443.5455 | sehamers@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Public economics, labor economics, applied econometrics

Timur Hammond

Timur Hammond

Assistant Professor, Geography and the Environment Department

Senior Research Associate, Middle Eastern Studies Program

144C Eggers Hall | 315.443.3533 | twhammon@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Middle East, Turkey, cultural geography, urban geography, religion, identity

Claire Harshberger

Claire Harshberger

Administrative Specialist, Information & Communication Technology Office

034 Eggers Hall | charshbe@syr.edu


Colleen Heflin

Colleen Heflin

Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs Department

Senior Research Associate, Center for Policy Research

Faculty Affiliate, Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion

426 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9042 | cmheflin@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Social policy, poverty policy, child and family policy

Petra Hejnova

Petra Hejnova

Assistant Professor by Courtesy Appointment, Political Science Department

Director of Curriculum and Academic Services, SU Abroad

phejnova@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Comparative politics, women and politics, politics of Central and Eastern Europe, social movements

Margaret Hermann

Margaret Hermann

Professor, Political Science Department

Director, Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs

Gerald B. and Daphna Cramer Professor of Global Affairs

Senior Research Associate, Mapping Global Insecurity

Senior Research Associate, Sovereignty, Order and Conflict Working Group

345 Eggers Hall | 315.443.4022 | mgherman@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Political leadership, foreign policy decision making, crisis management, influence of non-state actors on foreign policy, comparative foreign policy

Erin Hern

Erin Hern

Assistant Professor, Political Science Department

400B Eggers Hall | 315.443.9119 | ehern@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Comparative politics, African politics, political participation, women and gender

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Samantha Kahn Herrick

Associate Professor, History Department

527 Eggers Hall | 315.443.4387 | sherrick@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Medieval European history, Christian hagiography and apostolic legends, France

Catherine Herrold

Catherine Herrold

Associate Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs Department

400E Eggers Hall | 315.443.4339 | ceherrol@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Public administration and democracy, global civil society, nonprofit management, NGO management, collaborative governance

Katherine Hills

Katherine Hills

Administrative Assistant, Aging Studies Institute

314 Lyman Hall | 315.443.2703 | kchills@syr.edu


Johannes Himmelreich

Johannes Himmelreich

Assistant Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs Department

Senior Research Associate, Autonomous Systems Policy Institute

Senior Research Associate, Campbell Public Affairs Institute

510 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9325 | jrhimmel@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Applied ethics, political philosophy, philosophy of public policy, ethics of artificial intelligence, autonomous systems

Juanita M. Horan

Juanita M. Horan

Associate Director, Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs

346 Eggers Hall | 315.443.4927 | jmhoran@syr.edu


William C. Horrace

William C. Horrace

Distinguished Professor, Economics Department

Director of Master’s Studies, Economics Department

Senior Research Associate, Center for Policy Research

426 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9061 | whorrace@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Econometrics, firm-level production and efficiency analysis, peer effects and strategic interactions, crime and policing

Yilin Hou

Yilin Hou

Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs Department

Senior Research Associate, Center for Policy Research

Tenth Decade Faculty Scholar

Senior Research Associate, Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs

426 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9072 | yihou@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Fiscal policy, public budgeting, intergovernmental fiscal relations

Azra Hromadžić

Azra Hromadžić

Associate Professor, Anthropology Department

Undergraduate Director, Anthropology Department

209C Maxwell Hall | 315.443.5782 | ahromadz@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Political anthropology; ethno-political violence and post-conflict reconciliation; socialism and post-socialism; gender; youth cultural practices; social policy and welfare; aging, care and responsibility; the Balkans.

Matthew T. Huber

Matthew T. Huber

Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Geography and the Environment Department

522 Eggers Hall | 315.443.2605 | mthuber@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Political economy, historical geography, energy and capitalism, climate politics, resource governance, social theory

Zach Huitink

Zach Huitink

Assistant Teaching Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs Department

Senior Research Associate, Campbell Public Affairs Institute

zshuitin@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Acquisition and government contracting, public-private partnerships, human capital management, policy implementation.

Jenn M. Jackson

Jenn M. Jackson

Assistant Professor, Political Science Department

Senior Research Associate, Campbell Public Affairs Institute

Affiliate, Women’s and Gender Studies

Affiliate, African American Studies

Affiliate, LGBT Studies

jjacks37@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Black politics, gender and sexuality, political behavior, public opinion, social movements, mixed methods

Mark Jacobson

Mark Jacobson

Assistant Dean, Washington Programs, Maxwell in Washington, D.C.

CSIS | 202.888.6364 | mrjacobs@syr.edu


Hugo Jales

Hugo Jales

Assistant Professor, Economics Department

Senior Research Associate, Center for Policy Research

426 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9230 | hbjales@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Labor economics, econometrics

Holly Johnson

Holly Johnson

Graduate Administrator, Maxwell School Leadership and Administration

200 Eggers Hall | 315.443.5056 | hjohns02@syr.edu


Jok Madut Jok

Jok Madut Jok

Professor, Anthropology Department

Research Director, International and Intra-State Conflict

Advisory Board Member, Maxwell African Scholars Union

206B Maxwell Hall | 315.443.6231 | jjok01@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Violence and public health, women’s reproductive health, Pastoralism, seasonal migration and cattle raiding in East Africa, medical anthropology, Sudan, South Sudan, Kenya, Uganda

Seth Jolly

Seth Jolly

Associate Professor, Political Science Department

Senior Research Associate, Center for European Studies

325 Eggers Hall | 315.443.8678 | skjolly@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

European politics, political parties, nationalism, European Union

Andrew Jonelis

Andrew Jonelis

Teaching Assistant Professor, Economics Department

319 Maxwell Hall | awjoneli@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Macroeconomics

Amy Aisen Kallander

Associate Professor, History Department

Senior Research Associate, Middle Eastern Studies Program

306 Maxwell Hall | 315.443.5883 | akalland@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Modern Middle East, Ottoman Empire, women and gender, Tunisia

George L. Kallander

George L. Kallander

Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, History Department

Director, East Asia Program

313A Maxwell Hall | 315.443.4832 | glkallan@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Korean and northeast Asian history and culture

Chihwa Kao

Chihwa Kao

Professor Emeritus, Economics Department

dkao@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Econometrics of panel data, financial econometrics

Leyla Karakas

Leyla Karakas

Assistant Professor, Economics Department

133 Eggers Hall | lkarakas@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Political economy, economics and law

Havva Karakas-Keles

Havva Karakas Keles

Regional Programs Coordinator, Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs

Ph.D. Candidate, Political Science Department

346 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9931 | hkarakas@syr.edu


Sebastian Karcher

Sebastian Karcher

Associate Director, Qualitative Data Repository, Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs

Research Assistant Professor, Political Science Department

Senior Research Associate, Center for Qualitative and Multi-Method Inquiry

346H Eggers Hall | 315.443.1634 | skarcher@syr.edu


Neil Katz

Neil Katz

Associate Professor Emeritus, Public Affairs

400D Eggers Hall | 315.443.3163 | neilkatz44@gmail.com

Areas of Expertise

Nonviolent conflict and change, conflict resolution