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Shana Kushner Gadarian
Associate Professor, Political Science
Ph.D., Princeton University, 2008
American politics, political psychology, political communication, public opinion, experimental methods

Peng Gao
Professor, Geography
Ph.D., University of Buffalo, State University of New York, 2003
Erosion and sediment transport in rivers and watersheds, 3D GIS design and analysis for urban environments

Jeffrey Gonda
Assistant Professor, History
Ph.D., Yale University, 2012
African American history, 20th century U.S. legal, urban, political.

Cecilia A. Green
Associate Professor, Sociology
Ph.D., University of Toronto, 1998
Race, class, gender, Caribbean studies

Vernon L. Greene
Professor Emeritus, Public Administration and International Affairs
Ph.D., Indiana University, 1978
Social research methods, political theory

Ann Grodzins Gold
Professor, Anthropology, Courtesy Appointment
Chair and Thomas J. Watson Professor, Religion
Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Chicago (1984)
Sustained ethnographic engagement with religion and culture in provincial North India

Dimitar Gueorguiev
Assistant Professor, Political Science
Ph.D., University of California at San Diego, 2014
Comparative political economy, authoritarian institutions, governance, survey methods

Paul M. Hagenloh
Associate Professor, History
Ph.D., University of Texas, 1999
Modern Russia

Sarah Hamersma
Associate Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2004
Public economics, labor economics and applied econometrics

Timur Hammond
Assistant Professor, Geography
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 2016
Middle East, Turkey, cultural geography, urban geography, religion, identity

Madonna Harrington Meyer
Professor, Sociology
Laura J. and L. Douglas Meredith Professor for Teaching Excellence
Faculty Affiliate, Aging Studies Institute
Ph.D., Florida State University, 1991
Social Policy, Aging, Gender, Life Course

Colleen Heflin
Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2002
Social policy, poverty policy, child and family policy

Colleen Heflin
Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2002
Social policy, poverty policy, child and family policy

Petra Hejnova
Assistant Professor, Political Science, Courtesy Appointment
Director of Curriculum and Academic Services, SU Abroad
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 2012
Comparative politics, women and politics, politics of Central and Eastern Europe, social movements

Margaret Hermann
Professor, Political Science
Director, Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs
Gerald B. and Daphna Cramer Professor of Global Affairs
Ph.D., Northwestern University, 1965
Political leadership, foreign policy decision making, crisis management, influence of non-state actors on foreign policy, comparative foreign policy

Samantha Kahn Herrick
Associate Professor, History
Ph.D., Harvard University, 2002M.Phil., Oxford University, 1993
Medieval European history, Christian hagiography and apostolic legends, France

William C. Horrace
Distinguished Professor, Economics
Director of Graduate Studies
Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1996
Econometrics, firm-level production and efficiency analysis, peer effects and strategic interactions, crime and policing

Yilin Hou
Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Tenth Decade Faculty Scholar
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 2002
Fiscal policy, public budgeting, intergovernmental fiscal relations

Azra Hromadžić
Associate Professor, Anthropology
O'Hanley Faculty Scholar
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (U.S.A.) 2009
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; and the Balkans.

Matthew T. Huber
Associate Professor, Geography
Ph.D., Clark University, 2009
Political economy, historical geography, energy and capitalism, oil, resource governance and social theory

Masood Hyder
Professor of Practice, Public Administration and International Affairs
M.Sc., University of Wales, 1976
Humanitarian action, United Nations organization, food security

Hugo Jales
Assistant Professor, Economics
Ph.D., University of British Columbia, 2015
Labor economics, econometrics

Seth Jolly
Associate Professor, Political Science
Director of Graduate Studies, Political Science
Ph.D., Duke University, 2006
European politics, political parties, nationalism, European Union

Amy Aisen Kallander
Associate Professor, History
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2007
Modern Middle East, Ottoman Empire, women and gender, Tunisia

George L. Kallander
Associate Professor, History
Ph.D., Columbia University, 2006
Korean and northeast Asian history and culture

Chihwa Kao
Professor Emeritus, Economics
Ph.D., State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1983
Econometrics of panel data, financial econometrics

Leyla Karakas
Assistant Professor, Economics
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 2014
Political economy, game theory

Neil Katz
Associate Professor Emeritus, Public Affairs
Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1974
Nonviolent conflict and change, conflict resolution

Thomas M. Keck
Professor, Political Science
Michael O. Sawyer Chair of Constitutional Law and Politics
Ph.D., Rutgers University, 1999
U.S. Supreme Court, constitutional courts, legal mobilization, freedom of speech, LGBT rights

Jerry S. Kelly
Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Economics
Ph.D., Harvard University, 1969
Social choice, econometric theory

Osamah F. Khalil
Associate Professor, History
Interim Director, Middle Eastern Studies Program 2017-2018 AY
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2011
U.S. foreign relations, modern Middle East, Cold War, Arab-Israeli conflict

Audie Klotz
Professor, Political Science
Ph.D., Cornell University, 1991
International relations, qualitative methods, global and comparative immigration policy, global governance and transnational activism

Thomas J. Kniesner
Emeritus Professor, Economics
Krisher Professor Emeritus
Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 1974
Labor economics, applied economics, program evaluation, and health economics

Natalie Koch
Associate Professor, Geography
O'Hanley Faculty Scholar
Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder, 2012
Political geography, nationalism, urban geography, Central Asian studies, Gulf and Arabian Peninsula studies

Louis Kriesberg
Professor Emeritus, Sociology
Maxwell Professor Emeritus of Social Conflict Studies
Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1953
Social conflicts, conflict resolution, interstate and intercommunal conflicts, constructive struggles

Jeffrey D. Kubik
Professor, Economics
Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1997
Public finance, labor economics

Radha Kumar
Assistant Professor, History
Ph.D., Princeton University, 2015
Modern South Asia: policing and sovereignty, legal history, colonial and post-colonial politics

Prema Kurien
Professor and Chair, Sociology
Founding Director, Asian/Asian American Studies
Dr. Thomas Tam Visiting Professor (2014-2015), CUNY
Ph.D., Brown University, 1993
Immigrants and immigration, religion, ethnicity, immigrant politics, India

Norman Kutcher
Associate Professor and Chair, History
Laura J. and L. Douglas Meredith Professor for Teaching Excellence
J.D., Boston College, 1985; Ph.D., Yale University, 1991
Cultural, social, and intellectual history of late imperial China

Chris R. Kyle
Associate Professor, History
Ph.D., Auckland University, 1994
Toponomology, society, law and culture of Westminster and London, the social history of parliaments in early modern Britain

Derek Laing
Associate Professor, Economics
Ph.D., University of Essex, 1990
Macroeconomics, monetary theory, labor economics

W. Henry Lambright
Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs and Political Science
Ph.D., Columbia University, 1966
Science and technology policy, environmental policy and administration

Scott Landes
Assistant Professor, Sociology
Ph.D., University of Florida, 2014
Medical sociology, disability, aging and the life course, veterans

Elisabeth Lasch-Quinn
Professor, History
Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 1990
Modern American society, culture, thought; cultural criticism; intellectual history; history of ideas; self, emotion, art of living, ancient and modern; therapeutic culture, civil society, community, race, family; contemplative learning

Yoonseok Lee
Associate Professor, Economics
Director of Masters Studies
Ph.D., Yale University, 2006
Econometric theory and applied econometrics

Chung-Chin Liu
Assistant Professor, Economics (Non-Tenure Track)
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 2006
Economics development, labor economics, international economics, immigration

Mengxiao Liu
Assistant Professor, Economics
Ph.D., University of Toronto, 2016
International economics, global supply chains, network economics

Richard R. Loder
Professor (Non-Tenure Track) Sociology
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1978
Native American issues and policy, race and ethnic relations, social change

Andrew S. London
Associate Dean and Professor, Sociology
Interim Chair, Social Science Program
Tenth Decade Faculty Scholar
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1993
Medical sociology; HIV/AIDS; demography; aging and the life course; families, poverty, welfare, and low-wage work; carework; veterans; LGBT/sexuality studies

Leonard M. Lopoo
Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Director, Center for Policy Research
Director, Maxwell X Lab
Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2001
Child and family policy, economic demography

Julia Loughlin
Professor Emeritus, Sociology
Ph.D., Columbia University, 1971
Race, class and gender, science and technology

Mary E. Lovely
Professor, Economics
Maxwell Professor of Teaching Excellence
Melvin A. Eggers Economics Faculty Scholar
Peterson Institute for International Economics Visiting Fellow, 2017-2018
Ph.D., University of Michigan
International trade and investment, China's trade and sustainable development

Amy Lutz
Associate Professor, Sociology
Ph.D., University of Albany, State University of New York, 2002
Race and ethnicity, immigration, bilingualism, educational inequality

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