Center for Global Studies
Peter Mandaville, Director and Assistant Professor of Government and Politics
The Center for Global Studies is dedicated to the promotion of multidisciplinary research on globalization. The center coordinates outreach efforts in the area of global affairs, facilitating access for external communities to the university's full range of global expertise. Ongoing activities include guest speakers, an annual conference, electronic and paper publications, and the award of small grants to support faculty and student research. The center also manages several graduate certificate programs in global affairs and coordinates large, multi-academic unit research projects on an ad-hoc basis.