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Global Studies & Modern Languages Faculty

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Research & Teaching Interests

Department

Dr. Carolyn Bitzer
Dr. Carolyn Bitzer Contact
Adjunct Faculty, Women's and Gender Studies
MacAlister 3031
ccb57@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests

Curriculum design and delivery, strategic planning and program management, real world assessment and evaluation, women's and gender studies pedagogy, feminist new media for instructional use, linking instructional methods and outcome goals, qualitative research, multigenerational gender equity in sustainable development

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Anne Cecil
Anne Cecil Contact
Director, Design & Merchandising, Westphal
URBN Center, 110C
acc27@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher
Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher Contact
Associate Professor
3025 MacAlister
gjc43@drexel.edu
215.895.1017
Research & Teaching Interests

Colonialism, social movements, political theory, Latin America, and race and racism

Department
  • Department of Politics
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Rose Corrigan
Rose Corrigan Contact
Associate Professor
School of Law, Room 265
rose.corrigan@drexel.edu
215.571.4736
Research & Teaching Interests

Women and politics, public law, American politics and policy

Department
  • Department of Politics
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
steve dolph
steve dolph Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
MacAlister 2024
sd3366@drexel.edu
215.895.2894
Research & Teaching Interests

Early modern cultural production; ecology and representation; history and sociology of science; historical bibliography; politics and poetics of translation

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Drexel University Assistant Professor Vincent Duclos, PhD
Drexel University Assistant Professor Vincent Duclos, PhD Contact
Assistant Professor
3101 Market Street, 208
vd339@drexel.edu
215.895.0977
Research & Teaching Interests

Digital spaces/technologies, global health, development, and relations between India and Africa.

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
Brenda Dyer
Brenda Dyer Contact
Associate Teaching Professor of French
Language and Communication Center 212B
bad24@drexel.edu
215.895.6281
Research & Teaching Interests

Language acquisition pedagogy, teaching writing, seventeenth and eighteenth century French literature, women writers, translation.

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Mary Ebeling
Mary Ebeling Contact
Director, Women's and Gender Studies; Associate Professor of Sociology; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
3600 Market Street, Room 721
mfe@drexel.edu
215.895.6145
Research & Teaching Interests

Sociology of science and technology, data brokers and big data, healthcare privacy, marketing communication, medicine, health, knowledge and power in late capital, the production of value and alternatives, anarchism and democratic potentials of artist-run spaces, collectives and feminist methodologies

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
  • Department of Sociology
Marilyn Piety Foley
Marilyn Piety Foley Contact
Professor of Philosophy
5032 MacAlister Hall
marilyn.piety@drexel.edu
215.895.2879
Research & Teaching Interests History of Philosophy; Ethics; Critical Reasoning; Kierkegaard Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Christian Hunold
Christian Hunold Contact
Associate Professor
3021-F MacAlister Hall
hunoldc@drexel.edu
215.895.6089
Research & Teaching Interests

Comparative politics, environmental politics, political theory

Department
  • Department of Politics
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
  • Center for Science, Technology and Society
  • Center for Public Policy
Gabriella Ibieta
Gabriella Ibieta Contact
Associate Professor of English
5033 MacAlister Hall
ibietag@drexel.edu
215.895.6959
Research & Teaching Interests

Comparative Literature; Cuban and Latin American Fiction

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Emmanuel Koku
Emmanuel Koku Contact
Associate Professor of Sociology; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
3600 Market Street, Room 725
emmanuelkoku@drexel.edu
215.895.6144
Research & Teaching Interests

Social Network Analysis, Qualitative/Quantitative Research, Medical Sociology, Social Epidemiology, Social Demography, Sociology of Development, Communication and Information Technology

Department
  • Department of Sociology
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Hiromi Koyama
Hiromi Koyama Contact
Instructor
Language and Communication Center 212B
hiromi.koyama@drexel.edu
215.895.6368
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Christopher Laincz
Christopher Laincz Contact
Associate Professor, School of Economics, LeBow College of Business
GHall 1018
claincz@drexel.edu
215.895.2503
Research & Teaching Interests

Economic development, technological change, growth, industrial organization, macroeconomics and monetary economics

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
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No Photo Available Contact
Adjunct Professor

ilana.margolis@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Nada Matta, PhD, Drexel University Faculty Member
Nada Matta, PhD, Drexel University Faculty Member Contact
Assistant Professor
3031 MacAlister
nada.matta@drexel.edu
215.895.3787
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
  • Department of Sociology
Maria Delaluz Matus-Mendoza
Maria Delaluz Matus-Mendoza Contact
Director of Modern Languages; Associate Professor of Spanish
2024 MacAlister Hall
mm349@drexel.edu
215.895.2171
Research & Teaching Interests

Language variation in Spanish, the relationship between language variation and mobility (social and geographical) among the Mexican communities in Mexico and the United States, first and second language acquisition, bilingualism, theater, baroque and contemporary literature.

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Usha Menon
Usha Menon Contact
Professor of Anthropology
PSA 109
menonu@drexel.edu
215.895.1023
Research & Teaching Interests

Self, identity & personhood, emotional functioning, Hindu morality, gender relations in Hindu society, adult development, popular Hinduism, post-colonial feminism, Hindu religious nationalism and Islamic radicalism.

Department
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Drexel Assistant Teaching Professor Amel Mili, PhD
Drexel Assistant Teaching Professor Amel Mili, PhD Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor

am4394@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests

The intersection between religion and law, gender politics, constitutional transition, and language education

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Rogelio Minana, PhD
Rogelio Minana, PhD Contact
Department Head and Professor of Spanish
MacAlister Hall 3031
rogelio.minana@drexel.edu
215.571.3194
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Joel Oestreich
Joel Oestreich Contact
Director, Global Studies Major; Professor
2024 MacAlister
jeo25@drexel.edu
215.895.6794
Research & Teaching Interests

International organizations, international finance, development, human rights

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
  • Department of Politics
Sunmi Oh
Sunmi Oh Contact
Instructor
MacAlister Hall, Room 3031
sjo35@drexel.edu
215.895.6399
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Ni Ou, Drexel University Faculty Member
Ni Ou, Drexel University Faculty Member Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
3031 MacAlister
Ni.Ou@drexel.edu
215.895.6350
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Contact
Director, Judaic Studies Program; Professor of Sociolinguistics; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
Library 331
rakhmiel.peltz@drexel.edu
215.895.1499
Research & Teaching Interests

Judaic studies, Yiddish culture and linguistics, ethnography of communication and immigrant cultural studies

Department
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Abioseh Porter
Abioseh Porter Contact
Professor of English; Editor, JALA, Journal of the African Literature Association
5050 MacAlister Hall
abiosehp@drexel.edu
215.895.2448
Research & Teaching Interests

Comparative Literature; Postcolonial Literatures

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Robert Powell
Robert Powell Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor of Anthropology
PSA 200
rsp22@drexel.edu
215.895.6146
Research & Teaching Interests Early and Middle Bronze Age Crete; Archaeoastronomy; Early state formation;  Archaeology and anthropology of frontiers, Mass communication Department
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Rachel Reynolds
Rachel Reynolds Contact
Associate Professor of Anthropology; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
PSA 110
rrr28@drexel.edu
215.895.0498
Research & Teaching Interests

Sociolinguistics, ethnography of communication, intercultural communication, globalization and the rhetoric of community, political economy of immigration, race and ethnicity, new African immigrants in the United States, Igbo studies.

Department
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Jacqueline Sadashige
Jacqueline Sadashige Contact
Adjunct Professor
MacAlister 2024
jns53@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests

Popular culture; film; race, gender and identity; post-colonial and global literature; fashion

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Simone Schlichting-Artur
Simone Schlichting-Artur Contact
Senior Assistant Dean of Global Initiatives; Teaching Professor of German
Language and Communication Center 211
schlichs@drexel.edu
215.895.2443
Research & Teaching Interests

International business communication (Germany and the U.S.), public health policy and languages, German post-war history through film and literature, development of writing assessment tools for German minor.

Department
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Wesley Shumar
Wesley Shumar Contact
Department Head, Anthropology; Professor; Graduate Faculty Member, Communication, Culture & Media
PSA 117
shumarw@drexel.edu
215.895.2060
Research & Teaching Interests

Ethnography of cyberspace, online learning communities, political economy of higher education, globalization, activity theory, semiotics, critical realism, psychoanalysis, identity and the self.

Department
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Judith Storniolo
Judith Storniolo Contact
Teaching Professor of Anthropology
PSA 112
jas92@drexel.edu
215.895.2186
Research & Teaching Interests

Historical and comparative linguistics, Mesoamerican languages and culture, applied anthropology, public policy, oral traditions and narratives, ideology and ritual, Mesoamerican ethnohistory; and pre-Columbian literature.

Department
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Alden H. Young
Alden H. Young Contact
Director of Africana Studies; Assistant Professor
3025 MacAlister Hall
ahy24@drexel.edu
215.571.3626
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of History
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages
Jennifer Yusin
Jennifer Yusin Contact
Associate Professor of English
5013 MacAlister Hall
jyusin@drexel.edu
215.895.6778
Research & Teaching Interests

Postcolonial Literature

Department
  • Department of English and Philosophy
  • Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages