College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

CEAS Associate Faculty

Professor, Anderson Chandler Fellow, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 2109

International finance, corporate finance, contracting and governance; international expertise in capital markets in Japan and South America

Brenneisen Distinguished Professor, Raymond F. Rice Distinguished Professor
Green Hall, Room 410

International trade regulation, advanced international trade regulation, Islamic law

Brown, Chris
Professor, Environmental Studies Program

Social relations in Amazonian rural development; expansion of soybean production in Amazonia; development and the Politics of Scale

Butler, James J. Jr.
Senior Scientist

Well hydraulics, direct-push methods for hydrostratigraphic characterization, ground-water flow and transport in heterogeneous formations, stream-aquifer interactions, phreatophytes. Experience in China, Korea, and Japan.

Associate Professor
Lindley Hall, Room 413A
Fiorentino, Robert
Associate Professor
Blake Hall, Room 421

Neurolinguistics, Psycholinguistics

Gabriele, Alison
Associate Professor
Blake Hall, Room 420W

Second language acquisition

Learned Hall, Room 2143

Geotechnical engineering; geosynthetics; earth-retaining structures, ground improvement, pile foundations, and pavement design. Experience in China.

Associate Professor
Chalmers Hall, Room 223

Furniture-based sculpture; Asian materials

Assistant Professor
Bailey Hall, Room 213K

International & Interdisciplinary Studies - American Studies

Kim, Minyoung
Assistant Professor
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 3165
Stauffer-Flint Hall, Room 208

Political communication, consumer behavior, media credibility, international communication and race and gender issues

Assistant Professor
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 2183

Social cognition and social perception, influences of social contexts on judgments and decisions, cross-cultural comparisons

Associate Professor, Associate Department Chair
Learned Hall, Room 2150D
Senior Lecturer, Director of the Center for Business Analytics Research,
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 2165

Decision science and finance; doing business and investing in China

Associate Professor
Marvin Studios, Room 132

Social, cultural, and psychological dimensions in design; global heritage management and architectural preservation; nonwestern traditions in architecture and urban design (special focus on South, Southeast, and East Asian countries); Community design practices (affordable housing and post-disaster resettlement)

Lindley Hall, Room 114

Geography and culture, Tibetan plateau

Higuchi Hall, Room 104a
Associate Professor
Chalmers Hall, Room 357
Associate Professor, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies
Stauffer-Flint Hall, Room 200


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