Professor Andy Sobel, Director of IAS

Our People

Cindy Brantmeier

  • Professor of Applied Linguistics, Global Studies (primary appointment)
  • Psychological and Brain Sciences (by courtesy) Romance Languages and Literatures (by courtesy) Director and Adviser of Applied Linguistics Faculty Fellow of International Research, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research Faculty Scholar, Institute for Public Health ON LEAVE SPRING 2024

McMillan 248

​Lingchei Letty Chen

  • ​Chair of East Asian Languages and Cultures
  • Professor of Modern Chinese Language and Literature Affiliate Professor of Comparative Literature

​Busch Hall 225

​Seth Graebner

  • Associate Professor of French and of Global Studies​
  • Director of Undergraduate Studies in Global Studies Coordinator of European Studies and Global Cultural Studies concentrations Director of Undergraduate Studies in French

Ridgley 404

​Tabea Alexa Linhard

  • Director and Professor of Global Studies
  • Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature (by courtesy)

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Zhao​ Ma

  • ​Associate Professor of Modern Chinese History and Culture
  • Head of the Chinese Section

Busch Hall 229​

​Rebecca Messbarger

  • ​Professor of Italian
  • Affiliate Professor of History, Art History, Global Studies, Performing Arts, and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Director of Undergraduate Studies in Italian Co-Founder and First Director of Medical Humanities

Ridgley 410

Andrew​ Sobel​

  • Professor of Global Studies
  • Professor of Political Science (by courtesy) Coordinator, Development and International Affairs concentrations ON LEAVE SPRING 2024

​McMillan 256

​Anika Walke​

  • Associate Professor of History; Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; Jewish, Islamic, and Middle Eastern Studies; and of Global Studies

​Busch Hall 216 Personal website: https://hcommons.org/members/awalke/

James​ Wertsch

  • Director Emeritus of the McDonnell International Scholars Academy Professor Emeritus of Sociocultural Anthropology Professor Emeritus of Global Studies

McMillan Hall 348

​Hayrettin Yücesoy

  • Director of Undergraduate Studies for Jewish, Islamic, and Middle Eastern Studies​
  • Associate Professor of Arabic and Islamic Studies, History (Affiliate), and Global Studies Director of Undergraduate Studies for Jewish, Islamic, and Middle Eastern Studies Study Abroad Advisor for Jewish, Islamic, and Middle Eastern Studies

​Busch Hall 239