International Studies Program
Varner Hall, Room 521
371 Varner Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4485


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 ScienceEmmett Lombard - Political Science
 Laura Landolt - Political ScienceDiana Orces - Political Science
Part-time Instructors:Weldon Matthews - Political ScienceAldona Pobutsky - Spanish
Gregory Allar Cecilia Saenz-Roby - Spanish
Carol HartElizabeth Shesko - History
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 
  Mark Stone - Music, Theatre & Dance
Part-time Instructor: Part-time Instructor: 
Helena Riha William Londo 
Part-time Instructor:Part-time Instructor: 
Shalini JayaprakashDennis Burin 
 Annalie Campos