Hayrettin Yucesoy

Hayrettin Yucesoy

Associate Professor of Arabic and Islamic Studies, Associate Professor of International and Area Studies, Associate Professor of History, Arts & Sciences Biography Ambassador to Boğaziçi University and Middle East Technical University in Turkey, Hayrettin Yucesoy earned his BA from Istanbul University, his MA from the University of Jordan, and his PhD in History from the […]

James V. Wertsch

James Wertsch

David R. Francis Distinguished Professor Professor of Anthropology in Arts & Sciences Biography James Wertsch is the David R. Francis Distinguished Professor, professor of sociocultural anthropology, and professor of international and area studies. He also is the director emeritus of the McDonnell International Scholars Academy and previous Vice Chancellor for International Affairs at Washington University […]

Ping Wang

Ping Wang

Seigle Family Professor, Department of Economics, Arts & Sciences Biography Ping Wang earned his BS in ocean transportation from the National Chao Tung University in the Republic of China (R.O.C.). He holds an MS in economics from National Chengchi University (R.O.C.), an MS from the University of Rochester, and a PhD in economics from the […]

Jean-Francois Trani

Jean Francois Trani

Associate Professor, Brown School Biography Jean-Francois Trani is an associate professor at the Brown School. He joined in 2012 from the Leonard Cheshire Disability and Inclusive Development Centre in the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health at University College London. Professor Trani’s work lies at the intersection of mental health, disability, vulnerability, and poverty with […]

Fred M. Ssewamala

Fred Ssewamala

William E. Gordon Distinguished Professor, Professor of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine; Director and Founder, International Center for Child Health and Development (ICHAD) and Director, SMART Africa Center, Brown School, Washington University in St. Louis Biography Fred Ssewamala directs the International Center for Child Health and Development (ICHAD) and SMART Africa Center at Washington University.  He holds a […]

Yongseok Shin

Yongseok Shin

Douglass C. North Distinguished Professor of Economics, Arts & Sciences Biography Yongseok Shin earned his BA from Seoul National University in 1999, and his PhD in economics from Stanford University in 2004. Prior to joining Washington University in 2008, he taught at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Professor Shin is a macroeconomist, but his research draws […]

Michael Sherraden

Michael Sherraden

George Warren Brown Distinguished University Professor; Director, Center for Social Development, Brown School Biography Michael Sherraden is the founding director of the Center for Social Development (CSD), at Washington University’s Brown School. Sherraden was educated at Harvard (AB, 1970) and the University of Michigan (MSW, 1976; PhD, 1979). Professor Sherraden has played a central role […]

Yoram Rudy

Yoram Rudy

Fred Saigh Distinguished Professor of Engineering; Director, Cardiac Bioelectricity and Arrhythmia Center, School of Engineering & Applied Science Biography Ambassador to Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Yoram Rudy is the Fred Saigh Distinguished Professor of Engineering and director of the Cardiac Bioelectricity and Arrhythmia Center (CBAC) at Washington University. He is a professor in the departments […]

Guillermo Rosas

Guillermo Rosas

Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Arts & Sciences Biography Guillermo Rosas is Associate Professor of Political Science and research fellow at the Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy at Washington University in St. Louis. He earned his BA in International Relations at El Colegio de México (1995) and a PhD in […]

Himadri Pakrasi

Himadri Pakrasi

Myron and Sonya Glassberg/Albert and Blanche Greensfelder Distinguished University Professor; Professor, Department of Biology, Arts & Sciences; Professor of Energy, School of Engineering and Applied Science; and Director, InCEES Biography Ambassador to Jawaharlal Nehru University, Himadri B. Pakrasi is the Myron and Sonya Glassberg/Albert and Blanche Greensfelder Distinguished University Professor and director of the International […]