UI Faculty International Research Connections

International Programs Grant Mentors

The following professors have agreed to serve as mentors for students, and are available to advise on issues related to international research.

Scott McNabb | Professor of Education, 432 Lindquist Center, 319-335-5372, scott-mcnabb@uiowa.edu

Ambassador Ronald McMullen | Professor of Political Science, 338 Schaeffer Hall, 319-335-0901 ,ronald-mcmullen@uiowa.edu

Ahmed Souaiaia | Professor of Islamic Studies, College of Law, Adjunct Professor, 404 Gilmore Hall, 319-353-2845ahmed-souaiaia@uiowa.edu

Ana Rodríguez-Rodríguez | Assistant Professor in Spanish and Portuguese, 422 Phillips Hall, 319-384-1940, ana-m-rodriguez@uiowa.edu

Sandra Sousa | Lecturer in Spanish and Portuguese, 475 Phillips Hall, 319-335-2255, sandra-sousa@uiowa.edu

Foreign Language Resources

Elena Osinskaya | Language Initiatives Manager, 111-F Phillips Hall, 319-384-3594elena-osinsky@uiowa.edu

Faculty listing by country/region for grant-seeking students


Jennifer Sessions,
Associate Professor of History

The following is a list of UI faculty who are involved in international research and have offered to serve as a resource to UI students seeking help in finding global connections and affiliations for grants, fellowships, study, and research.  These faculty have agreed to serve as initial resources (not mentors) for the region(s), country or countries for which they are listed. The listing by country or region is in alphabetical order and contains the name, home department, and email address of the faculty member. Students are invited to contact faculty directly regarding their academic interests.

 

AFRICA | ASIA | AUSTRALIA | EUROPE | NORTH AMERICA | SOUTH AMERICA

AFRICA

Faculty contacts available for the following countries:  Africa, African Diaspora, Algeria, Arab World, Eastern Africa, Ghana, Greater Maghreb, Ivory Coast, Middle East, Morocco, Mozambique, Muslim World, Niger, Nigeria, Northern Africa, South Africa, Southern Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, The Gambia, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Africa.
Faculty Name Department Specialty Contact

ARTHUR, Loyce

Theatre Arts  - Design Program Ivory Coast, Ghana, Trinidad & Tobago loyce-arthur@uiowa.edu

COLE, Catherine

Marketing Africa, Middle East cathy-cole@uiowa.edu

CURTIUS, Anny

French & Italian Western Africa anny-curtius@uiowa.edu

DAVID, Marcella

Law Southern Africa, Uganda, Middle East marcella-david@uiowa.edu

EKDALE, Brian

Journalism & Mass Communication Kenya brian-ekdale@uiowa.edu

EKO, Lyombe (Leo)

Journalism & Mass Communication Africa leo-eko@uiowa.edu

FILIOS, Denise

Spanish & Portuguese Tunisia, Morocco denise-filios@uiowa.edu

FUORTES, Laurence

Occupational & Environmental Health, Internal Medicine, Global Health Studies Program The Gambia, South Africa, Mozambique laurence-fuortes@uiowa.edu

GIBLIN, James (Jim)

History Africa, Tanzania james-giblin@uiowa.edu

GOMPPER, David

Music Africa, Nigeria david-gompper@uiowa.edu

GRATAMA, Jan Albert (Ab)

Art & Art History Western Africa ab-gratama@uiowa.edu

HESLI, Vicki

Political Science Morocco vicki-claypool@uiowa.edu

JUST, Craig

Engineering Ghana craig-just@uiowa.edu

KRUGER, Marie

English Sub-Saharan Africa, African Diaspora marie-kruger@uiowa.edu

LARONDE, Michel

French & Italian Northern Africa michel-laronde@uiowa.edu

MINER, Edward

African Studies Program Library Administration Eastern Africa, Uganda edward-miner@uiowa.edu

SESSIONS, Jennifer

History Northern Africa jennifer-sessions@uiowa.edu

SOUAIAIA, Ahmed

Religious Studies, Law Algeria, Morocco, Niger, Sudan, Tunisia, Arab World, Greater Maghreb, Muslim World, ahmed-soualala@uiowa.edu

TULLY, Melissa

Journalism & Mass Communication Kenya, East Africa melissa-tully@uiowa.edu

WINET, Jon

Art & Art History Southern Africa jon-winet@uiowa.edu

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ASIA

Faculty contacts available for the following countries:  Arab World, Bangladesh, Central Asia, China, Eastern Asia, Hong Kong, India, Indian Diaspora, Indian Ocean, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Japan, Kashmir, Malaysia, Muslim World, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Singapore, Southern Asia, Soviet Union, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Vietnam.
Faculty Name Department Specialty Contact

ANTHONY, Jerry

Urban & Regional Planning China, India, Sri Lanka jerry-anthony@uiowa.edu

ARTHUR, Loyce

Theatre Arts-Design Program Bali, Southern India loyce-arthur@uiowa.edu

BERKOWITZ, Daniel

Journalism & Mass Communications Israel dan-berkowitz@uiowa.edu

BOLES, Terry

Management & Organizations China terry-boles@uiowa.edu

BURGESS, David

International Programs India david-burgess@uiowa.edu

CARREL, Margaret

Geography Bangladesh, China, Vietnam margaret-carrel@uiowa.edu

COLE, Catherine

Marketing Eastern & Southern Asia cathy-cole@uiowa.edu

CRAMER, Bradley

Earth and Environmental Science China bradley-cramer@uiowa.edu

CREEKMUR, Corey

Cinema & Comparative Literature/English Southern Asia, Japan corey-creekmur@uiowa.edu

CURLEY, Melissa

Religious Studies Japan melissa-curley@uiowa.edu

CURTIUS, Anny

French & Italian Indian Ocean anny-curtius@uiowa.edu

DAVIES, Willliam

Linguistics Indonesia william-davies@uiowa.edu

DAVISON, Alice

Linguistics Southern Asia, India alice-davison@uiowa.edu

FARRELL, Brian

Law Israel, Kashmir, Palestine brian-r-farrell@uiowa.edu

FEELEY, Jennifer

Asian & Slavic Languages & Literature Eastern Asia, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan jennifer-feeley@uiowa.edu

GREENOUGH, Paul

History Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka paul-greenough@uiowa.edu

HAMOT, Gregory

Teaching & Learning Central Asia gregory-hamot@uiowa.edu

HESLI, Vicki

Political Science Asia, Soviet Union vicki-claypool@uiowa.edu

KHANDELWAL, Meena

Anthropology, Gender, Women's & Sexuality Studies Southern Asia, India, Indian Diaspora meena-khandelwal@uiowa.edu

LIU, Dongwang

Center for Asian & Pacific Studies China dongwang-liu@uiowa.edu

LUTGENDORF, Philip

Asian & Slavic Languages & Literature Southern Asia philip-lutgendorf@uiowa.edu

MURRAY, Jeffrey

Pediatrics, Epidemiology, Biological Sciences, Dentistry Philippines jeff-murray@uiowa.edu

ORAL, Resmiye

Pediatrics Pakistan resmiye-oral@uiowa.edu

POLUMBAUM, Judy

Journalism & Mass Communications China judy-polumbaum@uiowa.edu

RAJAGOPAL, Raj

Geography India r-rajagopal@uiowa.edu

REITZ, John

Law China john-reitz@uiowa.edu

ROBERTSON, Maureen

Asian & Slavic Languages & Literature Japan, China maureen-robertson@uiowa.edu

RYANG, Sonia

IP Academic Programs & Services Japan sonia-ryang@uiowa.edu

SCHLUTTER, Morten

Religious Studies Eastern Asia, China morten-schlutter@uiowa.edu

SHEN, Helen

Asian & Slavic Languages & Literature Eastern Asia helen-shen@uiowa.edu

SMITH, Frederick

Asian & Slavic Languages & Literature Southern Asia, India frederick-smith@uiowa.edu

SOUAIAIA, Ahmed

Religious Studies, Law Arab World, Muslim World, Iran

ahmed-souaiaia-uiowa.edu

SQUIER, Christopher

Oral Pathology Malaysia, Singapore christopher-squier@uiowa.edu

TANG, Wenfang

Political Science China wenfang-tang@uiowa.edu

VLASTOS, Stephen

History Japan stephen-vlastos@uiowa.edu

WILSON, Mary

Internal Medicine India mary-wilson@uiowa.edu

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AUSTRALIA

Faculty Name Department Specialty Contact

BROWN, Ken

Management & Organizations Australia, New Zealand kenneth-g-brown@uiowa.edu

CRAMER, Bradley

Earth and Environmental Science Australia, New Zealand bradley-cramer@uiowa.edu

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EUROPE

Faculty contacts available for the following countries:  Austria, Belgium, British Isles, Bulgaria, Central Europe, Czech Republic, Denmark, Eastern Europe, England, Estonia, Eurasia, Europe, European Union, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hapsburg Empire, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Northern Ireland, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Scotland, Slovakia, Soviet Union, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Wales, Western Europe. 
Faculty Name Department Specialty Contact

ARTHUR, Loyce

Theatre Arts-Design Program Greece, Italy, United Kingdom loyce-arthur@uiowa.edu

BLUM, Cinzia

French & Italian Italy cinzi-blum@uiowa.edu

BOOS, Florence

English British Isles florence-boos@uiowa.edu

BROWN, Ken

Management & Organizations United Kingdom kenneth-g-brown@uiowa.edu

BURGESS, David

International Programs Lithuania david-burgess@uiowa.edu

CARLSON, Jonathan

Law Portugal jonathan-c-carlson@uiowa.edu

COLE, Catherine

Marketing Eastern Europe, Russia cathy-cole@uiowa.edu

CRAMER, Bradley

Earth and Environmental Science Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, England, Estonia, France, Germany, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Scotland, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands, Ukraine, Wales   bradley-cramer@uiowa.edu

DUARTE, Maria

Spanish & Portuguese Portugal maria-duarte@uiowa.edu

DEPEW, Mary

Classics Greece mary-depew@uiowa.edu

DOBYNS, Richard

Family Medicine Eastern Europe, Russia richard-dobyns@uiowa.edu

DURHAM PETERS, John

Communication Studies Eurasia, Europe john-peters@uiowa.edu

EHRSTINE, Glenn

German Central Europe, Germany, Switzerland glenn-ehrstine@uiowa.edu

ENLOE, James

Anthropology France james-enloe@uiowa.edu

ESTIN, Ann

London Law Consortium England ann-estin@uiowa.edu

FARRELL, Brian

Law Bulgaria, Northern Ireland brian-r-farrell@uiowa.edu

FILIOS, Denise

Spanish & Portuguese Spain denise-filios@uiowa.edu

FITCH, Kristine

Communication Studies England, Spain kristine-fitch@uiowa.edu

GANIM, Russell

World Languages, Literatures & Cultures France russell-ganim@uiowa.edu

GETZ, Christine

Music Italy christine-getz@uiowa.edu

GOMPPER, David

Music Western Europe, Russia david-gompper@uiowa.edu

GUENTNER, Wendelin

French & Italian Europe wendelin-guentner@uiowa.edu

HAMOT, Gregory

Teaching & Learning Eastern & Central Europe gregory-hamot@uiowa.edu

HAVENS, Timothy

Communication Studies, African American Studies Central Europe, Hungary timothy-havens@uiowa.edu

HEINEMAN, Elizabeth

History Europe, Germany elizabeth-heineman@uiowa.edu

HESLI, Vicki

Political Science Soviet Union vicki-claypool@uiowa.edu

HOCHSTRASSER, Julie

Art & Art History Netherlands julie-hochstrasser@uiowa.edu

HOENICKE-MOORE, Michaela

History Europe, Germany michaela-hoenicke-moore@uiowa.edu

HOPE, Geoffery

French & Italian France geoffery-hope@uiowa.edu

KADERA, Kelly

Political Science France, Northern Ireland kelly-kadera@uiowa.edu

KETTERER, Robert

Classics Western Europe robert-ketterer@uiowa.edu

KOSTINA, Irina

Asian & Slavic Languages & Literature Eastern Europe, Russia irina-kostina@uiowa.edu

LARONDE, Michel

French & Italian France michel-laronde@uiowa.edu

LARSON, Jonathan

Anthropology Czech Republic, Europe, Slovakia, Habsburg Empire jonathan-larson@uiowa.edu

LEWIS, Thomas E.

Spanish & Portuguese Spain tom-lewis@uiowa.edu

LILLIOS, Katina

Anthropology Portugal, Spain katina-lillios@uiowa.edu

LYOMBE, Eko (Leo)

Journalism & Mass Communications France leo-eko@uiowa.edu

MAIERHOFER, Waltraud

German Austria, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland waltraud-maierhofer@uiowa.edu

MARTIN-ESTUDILLO, Luis

Spanish & Portuguese Europe, Spain luis-martin-estudillo@uiowa.edu

MERRILL, Chriostopher

International Writers Program Europe christopher-merrill@uiowa.edu

MILLS, Margaret

Russian Russia margaret-mills@uiowa.edu

MOORE, Michael Edward

History England, France, Germany, Ireland michael-e-moore@uiowa.edu

MURRAY, Jeffrey

Pediatrics, Dentistry, Biological Sciences, Epidemiology Denmark jeff-murray@uiowa.edu

NELSON, John

Honors Program Europe john-nelson@uiowa.edu

NOTTINGHAM-SPENCER, Bruce

German Austria, Belgium, Germany, Poland. Switzerland bruce-spencer@uiowa.edu

ORAL, Resmiye

Pediatrics Greece, Portugal, Turkey resmiye-oral@uiowa.edu

PARSONS, Donna

Music, Honors Program Great Britain donna-parsons@uiowa.edu

PUDERBAUGH, David

Music Estonia david-puderbaugh@uiowa.edu

REISINGER, William

Political Science Russia william-reisinger@uiowa.edu

REITZ, John

Law Russia john-reitz@uiowa.edu

RINGEN, Catherine

Linguistics Finland, Germany, Hungary, Norway, Russia, Sweden, Turkey catherine-ringen@uiowa.edu

RODRIGUEZ, Ana M. Rodriguez

Spanish & Portuguese Spain ana-m-rodriguez@uiowa.edu

SCULLION, Rosemarie

French & Italian France rosemarie-scullion@uiowa.edu

SESSIONS, Jennifer

History Europe, France jennifer-sessions@uiowa.edu

SOMEK, Alexander

Law European Union, Austria, Germany alexander-somek@uiowa.edu

SONKOVA, Jitka

Asian & Slavic Languages & Literature Czech Republic, Central Europe jitka-sonkova@uiowa.edu

SQUIER, Christopher

Oral Pathology Hungary, Romania christopher-squier@uiowa.edu

THOMAS, Downing

International Programs, French, 18th-Century Opera Europe, France downing-thomas@uiowa.edu

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NORTH AMERICA

Faculty contacts are available for the following countries:  Belize, Canada, Caribbean, Dominican Republic, Guatamala, Haiti, Jamaica, Mexico, North America, Quebec, Trinidad & Tobago United States.
Faculty Name Department Specialty Contact

ABRONS, Jeanine

Pharmacy, Dentistry Dominican Republic jeanine-abrons@uiowa.edu

ANTHONY, Jerry

Urban & Regional Planning Mexico jerry-anthony@uiowa.edu

ARTHUR, Loyce

Theatre Art - Design Program Trinidad & Tobago loyce-arthur@uiowa.edu

BERKOWITZ, Daniel

Journalism & Mass Communication Jamaica daniel-berkowitz@uiowa.edu

BURESH, Chris

Emergency Medicine Haiti chris-buresh@uiowa.edu

CHIBNIK, Michael

Anthropology Mexico michael-chibnik@uiowa.edu

COLE, Catherine

Marketing Caribbean catherine-cole@uiowa.edu

 CRAMER, Bradley

Earth and Environmental Science Canada, United States bradley-cramer@uiowa.edu

CURTIUS, Anny

French & Italian Caribbean anny-curtius@uiowa.edu

DURHAM PETERS, John

Communication Studies North America john-peters@uiowa.edu

FLORMAN, Jean

Center for Teaching Mexico jean-florman@uiowa.edu

FOX, Claire

English Mexico claire-fox@uiowa.edu

GOBAT, Michel

History Nicaragua michel-gobat@uiowa.edu

GOLLNICK, Brian

Spanish & Portuguese Mexico brian-gollnick@uiowa.edu

KOMISARUK, Catherine

History Mexico, Guatemala

catherine-komisaruk@uiowa.edu

LARONDE, Michel

French & Italian Caribbean, Quebec michel-laronde@uiowa.edu

MCLEOD, Kembrew

Communication Studies Caribbean kembrew-mcleod@uiowa.edu

ORAL, Resimye

Pediatrics Guatemala resimye-oral@uiowa.edu

SEABA, Hazel

Pharmacy Mexico hazel-seaba@uiowa.edu

VOS, Susan

Pharmacy Belize susan-vos@uiowa.edu

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SOUTH AMERICA

Faculty contacts are available for these countries:  Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Latin America, Peru, South America.
Faculty Name Department Specialty Contact

BARBOSA, Maria

Spanish & Portuguese Brazil maria-barbosa@uiowa.edu

BOLES, Terry

Management & Organizations South America terry-boles@uiowa.edu

CHIBNIK, Michael

Anthropology Latin America, Peru michael-chibnik@uiowa.edu

COLE, Catherine

Marketing Latin America catherine-cole@uiowa.edu

CRAMER, Bradley

Earth and Environmental Science Argentina bradley-cramer@uiowa.edu

DUARTE, Maria

Spanish & Portuguese Brazil maria-duarte@uiowa.edu

FITCH, Kristine

Communication Studies Colombia kristine-fitch@uiowa.edu

LEWIS, Thomas E.

Spanish & Portuguese Bolivia tom-lewis@uiowa.edu

MCGOWN, Stephen

Internal Medicine Brazil stephen-mcgown@uiowa.edu

MURRAY, Jeffrey

Pediatrics, Dentistry, Epidemiology, Biological Sciences Latin America jeff-murray@uiowa.edu

NINO-MURCIA, Mercedes

Spanish & Portuguese Latin America m-nino-murcia@uiowa.edu

SEVERINO, Carol

Rhetoric South America carol-severino@uiowa.edu

WILSON, Mary

Internal Medicine Brazil mary-wilson@uiowa.edu

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