Instructors

This program is taught by a faculty team with extensive trade-related expertise. By bringing together this multifaceted group, participants gain a comprehensive understanding of an array of trade and development issues.

Meet Our Faculty

Professor
Office:
Casa Fuente Building 300J
Phone:
831.647.3564
Expertise:

Japanese foreign and security policy, international relations of the Asia Pacific, international political economy, Asian studies, Asia-Pacific development, East Asia security, globalization, human rights, human security, international migration, international relations theory, Northeast Asia and security issues, US-Asia policy

Assistant Professor
Office:
Casa Fuente Building
Phone:
831.647.4163
Expertise:

International political economy, international relations, comparative politics (U.S., Canada, Latin America and Mexico), migration studies, human rights, human security and trade policy.

Associate Professor and Program Chair
Office:
McCone 217
Phone:
831.647.4647
Expertise:

Economic development, emerging economies, economics and politics of Latin American countries (including Mexico), immigration, poverty, inequality, natural disasters.

Professor Dayton-Johnson interviewed live about a financial crisis in Latin America on CNBC.

Associate Professor
Office:
124 D McCone
Phone:
831.647.7104
Expertise:

Identity conflicts, civil wars, peace processes, non-state armed actors, South Asia

Associate Professor, International Policy and Development
Office:
McCone Building
Phone:
831.647.4146
Expertise:

International economics, migration, trade and trade agreements, Asian and Latin American trade and development, foreign direct investment, international finance

Associate Professor
Office:
213 McCone
Phone:
831.647.4145
Expertise:

Money laundering, terrorism financing, corruption, asset recovery,  illegal drug markets, and international macro-economy.

Prof. Ruehsen speaks on euro crisis May 2010

Director, Center for the Blue Economy; Program Chair, International Environmental Policy; Associate Professor
Office:
K23 Craig
Phone:
831.647.3548
Expertise:

Environmental & Natural Resource Economics, Ocean and Coastal Resource Management, Behavioral Economics, International Economics & Development

Adjunct Professor
Expertise:

International Economics; International Trade Policy; Commercial Diplomacy; Trade Negotiations; US-China Trade Relations