Core Faculty | Emeritus Faculty


agrawalNIDHI AGRAWAL

PhD New York University (2006); MBA Mudra Institute of Communications Ahmedabad (1999); Michael G. Foster Associate Professor of Marketing; consumer psychology, consumption patterns in South Asia, consumer attitudes in South Asia vs United States, India.
AndersonC. LEIGH ANDERSON
PhD Washington (1989); Professor, Evans School of Public Affairs; Trade and environmental policy, development, regulatory policy, Pakistan.

 Callahan 3MARY CALLAHAN
PhD Cornell (1996); Associate Professor, Political Science, International Studies; Comparative politics, modern Southeast Asian politics, politics and military rule in Burma, Indonesia, Pakistan.
faculty Citrin photoDAVID CITRIN
PhD University of Washington (2012); MPH University of Washington (2011); Affiliate Instructor, Anthropology and Global Health; critical medical anthropology; changing foodways; medical volunteer work and ephemeral healthcare; M&E and implementation research, Nepal.

cookJOSEPH COOK
PhD North Carolina (2007); Associate Professor, Evans School of Public Affairs; Environmental Economics, Health Economics, Water and Sanitation Policy in Developing Countries, Benefit-Cost Analysis.

DownerANN DOWNER
PhD Seattle University (1996); Associate Professor, Global Health, Adjunct Associate Professor, Health Services, Executive Director, International Training and Education Center for Health; HIV/AIDS/STD, education, training, health communication.

eiseleJEAN G. EISELE

PhD Seattle Pacific (1998); Senior Lecturer, Department of Education, UW-Bothell; Teaching curriculum design, child development, schooling in South India.
gupta-abhinavABHINAV GUPTA
PhD Pennsylvania State University (2015); Assistant Professor, Strategic Management; social activism, anti-sweatshop movement, corporate social responsibility, political strategies of Indian companies.

HicksGREGORY HICKS
JD University of Texas – Austin (1978); Professor and Associate Dean of Law; Property, water law, and public land and natural resources law, India.

KhalilFAHAD KHALIL
PhD Virginia Tech (1991); Chair and Castor Professor of Economics, Corkery Distinguished Scholar; theory of contracts, industrial organization, game theory, Bangladesh.

KothaSURESH KOTHA
PhD, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (1988); Professor of Management and Organization, Foster School of Business; Douglas E. Olesen/Battelle Excellence Chair in Entrepreneurship, Research Director of the Arthur W. Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship; corporate entrepreneurship, e-commerce strategy, global e-business, India.

KrishnamurthySANDEEP KRISHNAMURTHY
PhD Arizona (1996); Dean and Professor, UW Bothell School of Business; Marketing and E-commerce, India.

KrishnanKANNAN M. KRISHNAN
PhD UC Berkeley (1984); Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Adjunct Professor, Physics.

McMillinDIVYA McMILLIN
PhD Indiana (1998); Professor, Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences, UW-Tacoma; Global media studies, postcolonial theory, Asian cinema, Indian television.

MinesMATTISON MINES
PhD Cornell University (1969); Affiliate Professor, Jackson School of International Studies; Social structure; social history of individuality in South India.

PMoran_Nepal_5.22.2015PETER MORAN
PhD Washington (1999); Director, UW Study Abroad Program.

rao rajeshRAJESH RAO
PhD Rochester (1998); Professor of Computer Science & Engineering; Computational neuroscience, humanoid robots.

reddyCHANDAN REDDY
PhD Columbia (2001); Associate Professor, English; Multi-ethnic literature, 20th-century American literature, American studies, cross-cultural queer studies, critical race theory, globalization, queer theory, feminism, transnational cultural studies, India.

roseELAINA ROSE
PhD Pennsylvania (1993); Associate Professor, Economics; Development, labor, women, applied micro-economics, India.

roySUMIT ROY
PhD UC Santa Barbara (1988); Professor, Electrical Engineering, Communications and Networking; Theory, analysis and evaluation of next generation wireless and mobile communication systems/networks.

searsLAURIE J. SEARS
PhD, Wisconsin, Madison (1986); Professor, History; Indonesia, Southeast Asia, comparative colonialisms, psychoanalysis and colonialism, historiography.
SNodgrass1KEITH SNODGRASS
MA Washington (1993); Managing Director and Outreach Coordinator, South Asia Center; K-12 curriculum development for international and South Asian studies, modern South Asian history and politics, Pakistan.

tokunoKYOKO TOKUNO
PhD UC Berkeley (1994); Assistant Professor, East Asian Religions, Jackson School of International Studies; Buddhism, religion in Asia.

VARGHESEMANKA VARGHESE
PhD U Penn (2000); Associate Professor, Language, Literacy and Culture; Social justice, immigrant children transition to college, ELL teachers.