International Studies Program

Varner Hall, Room 217
371 Varner Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4485
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The International Studies Program faculty members come from various humanities and social science departments in the College of Arts and Sciences, all of whom have research and teaching specialties focused on one or more major world areas (Africa, East and South Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, Russia and Eastern Europe).   

Russia & Eastern Europe Middle EastLatin America
Cristian Cantir - Political ScienceKellie Hay - CommunicationsHenri Gooren - Anthropology
Paul Kubicek - Political SciencePaul Kubicek - Political ScienceAldona Pobutsky - Spanish
 Laura Landolt - Political ScienceCecilia Saenz-Roby - Spanish
Part-time Instructors:Weldon Matthews - Political ScienceElizabeth Shesko - History
Gregory Allar
Carol Hart
Janusz Wrobel
East Asia - ChinaEast Asia - JapanAfrica and African-American Studies
Hsiagn-hua Chang - ChineseStephen Filler - JapaneseGetnet Bekele - History
Alan Epstein - Political ScienceSeigo Nakao - JapaneseDeWitt Dykes - History
Yan Li - History Mattew Fails - Political Science 
Mingming Liu - Modern Languages and Literature Mark Stone - Music, Theatre & Dance
Chiaoning Su - Communications and Journalism
Part-time Instructors:Part-time Instructor: 
Helena RihaWilliam Londo
Part-time Instructor:Part-time Instructor: 
Shalini JayaprakashDennis Burin 
 Annalie Campos