College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Associate Faculty

Professor, School of Business, Anderson Chandler Fellow, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs
785.864.7340
Capitol Federal Hall, 2109
International finance, corporate finance, contracting and governance; international expertise in capital markets in Japan and South America
Brenneisen Distinguished Professor, School of Law, Raymond F. Rice Distinguished Professor
785.864.9224
Green Hall, 410

International trade regulation, advanced international trade regulation, Islamic law, TPP, Indian trade law and policy, China-US trade war

Brown, Chris
Professor, Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Geography and Atmospheric Science, Vice Provost for Faculty Development
785-864-5543
Lindley Hall, Room 214

Political and ecological dynamics of development in Latin American, especially the Brazilian Amazon; some experience in Mongolia on environmental issues related to mining, grazing, and urban life in Ulaanbaatar

Butler, James J. Jr.
Senior Scientist, Kansas Geological Survey
785.864.2116

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

Cai, Hui
Associate Professor, Associate Director, Institute of Health and Wellness Design, The Department of Architecture
Marvin Hall, 418

Cultural impacts on healthcare design, Chinese hospital design, Evidence-based Design

Cai, Zongwu
Professor, Economics, The Charles Oswald Professor of Econometrics
785.864.1886
Snow Hall, 352

Econometrics, financial econometrics, quantitative finance and statistics, Asian economies

Visiting Assistant Professor, Visual Art

Gender and domesticity in art and craft Korean food as a cultural diplomacy in contemporary public art.

Assistant Professor, Philosophy
3083 Wescoe Hall

Buddhist ethics, Classic Confucian ethical and political philosophy, Cross-cultural psychological study of moral character

Associate Professor, Geography & Atmospheric Science
785.864.3040
Lindley Hall, 413A

Processes and Consequences of Territorialization & Place Attachment; Geopolitics & Border Studies; Migration & Diaspora Studies; Geographies of Nationalism & Transnationalism; Justice, Ethics, & Geographies of Citizenship; Urban Landscape Change. Mongolia & Northeast Asia, Islamic & Russian Borderlands, Central Eurasia/Greater Middle East

Fiorentino, Robert
Associate Professor, Linguistics
785.864.4091
Blake Hall, 421

Language processing, neurolinguistics, language acquisition; languages of research include the East Asian languages Japanese and Chinese

Gabriele, Alison
Professor, Linguistics
785.864.1014
Blake Hall, 420W

Second language acquisition including acquisition of Japanese, Chinese and English in adult learners

Lecturer, School of Business
785.864.2889
Capitol Federal Hall, 3178

Comparative & Cross-Cultural Management, International Management, International Business, Business Practices in China, Managing Internationally, International Business Strategy

Professor, School of Engineering
785.864.3714
Learned Hall, 2143

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

Associate Professor, Architecture & Design
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Chalmers Hall, 223

Furniture-based sculpture; Asian materials

Assistant Professor, American Studies
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Bailey Hall, 213K

Racial legacies of the Korean War, knowledge production and North Korea, Asian American and Latinx Studies

Associate Professor, School of Business
785.864.4568
Capitol Federal Hall, 2183

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

Associate Professor, School of Engineering, Associate Department Chair
785.864.3604
Learned Hall, 2150D

Building thermal and material scienes laboratory, sustainable building laboratory, energy efficient buildings, China. 

 

Professor, Architecture, Architecture & Design Administration
785.864.1150
Marvin Hall, 311

The social, cultural and psychological aspects of architecture, urbanism, & heritage conservation in China, Japan, South Korea, Vietnam, and other countries in the Asia-Pacific region.

Maya Stiller
Associate Professor, History of Art
785.864.1157
Spencer Museum of Art, 231

History, literature, religions, and art history of Korea

Professor, Geology
785.864.5828
Lindley Hall, 114

Tectonic development of the Himalayas and Tibet, active faults and earthquake geology

Associate Professor, Journalism , Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies
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Stauffer-Flint Hall, 200

Russian journalism, emerging market-based media in Russia, the U.S. military on military-media issues

 


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