Faculty and Staff


Program Coordinator


Steeve Buckridge

Steeve O. Buckridge

Professor
Ph.D., Ohio State University
Director, Area and Global Studies
(616) 331-8550
105 Lake Ontario Hall
buckrids@gvsu.edu
 

Andy Schlewitz

Andy Schlewitz

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., The New School for Social Research
Areas of Interest: Latin American and Latino/a Studies, Latin American Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations
(616) 331-8258
103 Lake Ontario Hall
schlewia@gvsu.edu


Faculty


Craig Benjamin

Craig Benjamin

Associate Professor
Ph.D. Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Areas of Interest: History with a focus on East Asia, Big History
(616) 331-3469
130 Frederik Meijer Honors College 
benjamic@gvsu.edu

David Eaton

David Eaton

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Dalhousie University
Areas of Interest: African History, World History, 20th-century
(616) 331-3298
D-1-224 Mackinac Hall
eatond@gvsu.edu

Coeli Fitzpatrick

Coeli Fitzpatrick

Professor
Ph.D., Binghamton University-State University of New York
Areas of Interest: Philosophy, Middle East Studies
(616) 331-3748
125 Frederik Meijer Honors College 
fitzpaco@gvsu.edu

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Tracy Flemming

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Michigan
Areas of Interest: African and African American Studies
(616) 331-8150
107 Lake Ontario Hall
flemmint@gvsu.edu

Gamal Gasim

Gamal Gasim

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Texas Tech University
Areas of Interest: Comparative Politics, Middle Eastern Politics
(616) 331-8106
111 Lake Ontario Hall
gasimg@gvsu.edu

Marina Kaneti

Marina Kaneti

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., The New School for Social Research
Areas of Interest: Global Politics, Migration, and Social Justice
(616) 331-8228
109 Lake Ontario Hall
kanetim@gvsu.edu

Jack Mangala

Jack Mangala

Professor
Ph.D., Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium
Areas of Interest: African Politics, Migration, Diaspora Engagement Policy, Global Governance
(616) 331-8512
101 Lake Ontario Hall
mangalaj@gvsu.edu

Andy Schlewitz

Andrew Schlewitz

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., The New School for Social Research
Areas of Interest: Latin American and Latino/a Studies, Latin American Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations
(616) 331-8258
103 Lake Ontario Hall
schlewia@gvsu.edu

 

Richard Yidana

Richard Yidana

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Binghamton University-State University of New York
Areas of Interest: Social Movements, Anticolonial and National Liberation Movements (Africa & the African Diaspora), Development & Culture (Africa, Asia, and Latin America), Ethno-Nationalism and Social Change (Developing World)
(616) 331-3183
2151 Au Sable Hall
yidanar@gvsu.edu



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