Faculty Listing, M-R

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Yingyi Ma
Associate Professor, Sociology
Director of Asian/Asian American Studies
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 2006
Education, Migration, Asian/Asian American Studies

Frederick D. Marquardt
Assistant Professor Emeritus, History
Maxwell Professor of Teaching Excellence
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1973
German social history

Allan C. Mazur
Professor, Public Affairs
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1969
Biosociology, sciences, and technology

Robert D. McClure
Professor Emeritus, Political Science and Public Affairs
Chapple Family Professor of Citizenship and Democracy
Maxwell Professor of Teaching Excellence
Ph.D., Indiana University, 1969
American politics, leadership, mass communication

Gladys McCormick
Associate Professor, History
Jay and Debe Moskowitz Endowed Chair in Mexico-U.S. Relations
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2009
Latin America and the Caribbean, 19th and 20th century Mexico

Daniel McDowell
Associate Professor, Political Science
Ph.D., University of Virginia, 2012
International political economy, international finance, international monetary system, IMF

John McPeak
Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 1999
Development economics, natural resource economics, African agricultural development

Donald W. Meinig
Professor Emeritus, Geography
Maxwell Research Professor of Geography
Ph.D., University of Washington, 1953
Cultural and historical geography of North America

John Mercer
Professor Emeritus, Geography
Ph.D., McMaster University, 1971
Urban and political geography, housing, comparative studies

Katherine Michelmore
Assistant Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Ph.D., Cornell University, 2014
Family policy, economics of education, labor economics

Susan W. S. Millar
Associate Professor Emeritus, Geography
Ph.D., Rutgers University, 1995
Physical geography, periglacial geomorphology, arctic science, climate change

Jerry Miner
Professor Emeritus, Economics
Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1958
Public economics, human resources economics, school finance

Don Mitchell
Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Geography
Ph.D., Rutgers University, 1992
Cultural, political economy of landscape, social theory, labor, geographies of power and marginalization, Marxism

Devashish Mitra
Professor, Economics
Gerald B. and Daphna Cramer Professor of Global Affairs
Director of Graduate Placement
Ph.D., Columbia University, 1996
International trade,political economy development economics and Indian economy

Mark Monmonier
Distinguished Professor of Geography
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 1969
Geographic information (technology, policy, and societal role), history of cartography in the 20th century (esp. innovation and intellectual property), map design, environmental mapping

Shannon Monnat
Associate Professor, Sociology
Lerner Chair for Public Health Promotion
Research Affiliate, Aging Studies Institute
Ph.D., University at Albany, SUNY, 2008
Social demography, social determinants of health and health disparities, spatial differences in morbidity and mortality, inequality and social stratification

Jennifer Karas Montez
Professor, Sociology
Gerald B. Cramer Faculty Scholar of Aging Studies
Director of the Policy, Place, and Population Health Lab
Faculty Associate, Aging Studies Institute
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 2011
Social demography, social determinants of health, women's health, spatial patterns and trends in mortality

Glyn Morgan
Associate Professor, Political Science
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2001
Political theory, European Union

Anne E. Mosher
Associate Professor, Geography; Chair, Citizenship and Civic Engagement
Ph.D., Geography, Pennsylvania State University, 1989
Urban planning and geographies of infrastructure, crisis and disaster management, public scholarship and community engagement, digital humanities

Tessa Murphy
Assistant Professor, History
Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2016
The Atlantic World; the early Americas in comparative perspective; the colonial Caribbean; slavery and race; the Age of Revolutions.

Robert B. Murrett
Professor of Practice, Public Administration and International Affairs
Deputy Director, Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism
M.A., Georgetown University M.S.S.I., National Defense Intelligence College
National security, international relations, military and defense strategy, leadership

Tina Nabatchi
Associate Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Tenth Decade Faculty Scholar
Co-Director, Collaborative Governance Initiative
Research Associate, Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration
Ph.D., Indiana University, Bloomington, 2007
Public management, policy, and law; public participation; collaborative governance; conflict resolution

James L. Newman
Professor Emeritus, Geography
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1968
Population and settlement geography, diet and nutrition, human geography of Africa, prehistory

Terrell A. Northrup
Assistant Professor, International Relations
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1987
Information technology policy; international relations; the politics of gender, race, and ethnic identity

Shannon A. Novak
Associate Professor, Anthropology
Ph.D., University of Utah, 1999
Bioarchaeology, ethnohistory, gender, political violence, materiality of the body, North America

Inge O'Connor
Assistant Professor, Economics (Non-Tenure Track)
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1996
Labor economics, public finance

Sean O'Keefe
University Professor
Howard G. and S. Louise Phanstiel Chair in Strategic Management and Leadership
Distinguished Senior Advisor, Center for Strategic and International Studies
M.P.A., Syracuse University, 1978
Public management, national security policy and strategy, public finance and public budgeting, financial management, technology development and innovation management, executive leadership

Jan Ondrich
Professor, Economics
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1983
Econometrics, labor economics, urban economics

Jackie Orr
Associate Professor, Sociology
Laura J. and L. Douglas Meredith Professor for Teaching Excellence
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1999
Cultural politics and performance; contemporary theory, science, technology, and psychiatry; critical body studies; history and politics of psychopharmaceuticals

John L. Palmer
University Professor and Dean Emeritus
Ph.D., Stanford University, 1971
Public policy, public management, public finance, U.S. and comparative social policy, Medicare and Social Security

Arthur Paris
Associate Professor, Sociology
Ph.D., Northwestern University, 1974
Urban society and policy, race and ethnic relations, science and technology, non-white popular culture

Deborah Pellow
Professor, Anthropology
Ph.D., Northwestern University, 1974
Women and gender, urbanization, ethnicity, conflict, anthropology of space and place, African Studies

Tom Perreault
Professor, Geography
Director of Graduate Studies, Geography
Ph.D., University of Colorado, 2000
Political ecology; environmental and resource governance; agrarian political economy and rural livelihoods; indigeneity and indigenous politics; Latin America

Rebecca Warne Peters
Assistant Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Ph.D., Brown University, 2011
Angola, Lusophone Africa, international development, global public health, nongovernmental organizations

Guido Pezzarossi
Assistant Professor, Anthropology
Ph.D. Stanford University, 2014
Archaeology of colonialism, historical anthropology, postcolonial theory, new materialism, and archaeology of food

David Popp
Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Carolyn Rapking Faculty Scholar in Public Administration and Policy
Ph.D., Yale University, 1997
Environmental economics, economics of technological change

Sarah Pralle
Associate Professor, Political Science
Director of Undergraduate Studies, Political Science
Research Associate, Center for Environmental Policy and Administration
Ph.D., University of Washington, 2001
U.S. public policy, agenda setting and policy change, environmental politics and policy, climate change and energy, interest groups and social movements

Gretchen Purser
Associate Professor, Sociology
Director of Undergraduate Studies, Sociology
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2009
Work and labor, urban poverty, law and punishment, housing and homelessness, precarity, social theory, ethnography, community-based action research

Jane M. Read
Associate Professor, Geography
Director of Undergraduate Studies, Geography
Coordinator, Environmental and Society Minor
Ph.D., Louisiana State University, 1999
Geographic information systems and remote sensing, human-environment interactions, geohumanities, indigenous livelihoods, Latin America

Grant Reeher
Professor, Political Science
Director, Campbell Public Affairs Institute
Ph.D., Yale University, 1992
American politics, political representation and legislature behavior, health-care policy, citizenship and democracy, public engagement, gun politics and policy

David J. Robinson
Professor Emeritus, Geography
DellPlain Professor of Latin American Geography
Ph.D., London University, 1967
Latin America, historical geography, Spanish colonialism, development

Jonnell A. Robinson
Associate Professor, Geography
Director, Community Geography
Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2010
Community geography, participatory geographic information systems (GIS)

Lars Rodseth
Associate Professor, Anthropology
Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1993
Political and historical anthropology, social theory, history of the human sciences, kinship, nationalism, violence, ideology, South Asia, Tibet, United States

Dennis Romano
Professor Emeritus, History
Dr. Walter Montgomery and Marian Gruber Professor of History, Emeritus
Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1981
Renaissance Italy, early modern social and cultural history, Venice

Stuart Rosenthal
Professor and Chair, Economics
Maxwell Advisory Board Professor of Economics
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1986
Urban economics, state and local public economies, real estate finance and housing

Michah Rothbart
Assistant Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Ph.D., New York University
Nonprofit and public financial management, public budgeting, education policy

Alexander Rothenberg
Assistant Professor, Economics
Ph.D.,University of California, Berkeley, 2012
Urban Economics, Development Economics, Applied Econometrics

Robert A. Rubinstein
Distinguished Professor of Anthropology
Professor of International Relations
Ph.D., State University of New York, Binghamton 1977MsPH, University of Illinois, Chicago, 1983
Peace, conflict and international security, medical anthropology and public health, methods, history and theory

Mark Rupert
Professor, Political Science
Chapple Family Professor of Citizenship and Democracy
Ph.D., Claremont Graduate School, 1987
International relations, political economy, politics of globalization, right-wing populism politics of globalization

Tod Rutherford
Professor, Geography
Ph.D., University of Wales, Cardiff, 1992
Economic restructuring, labor and the automobile industry, labor market processes and policies, regional development

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