Program Director

Gita Pai  Profile of Gita Pai

History
Associate Professor
403L Wimberly Hall
gpai@uwlax.edu
608.785.8352

Specialty areas:

Early modern and modern South Asian history, social and cultural history, transnational Hinduism, religion and politics, material culture and visual studies, gender and women's studies, and post-colonial literature

Advisory Board

Whitney George  Profile of Whitney George  Office hours

Mathematics & Statistics
Associate Professor
1011 Cowley Hall
wgeorge@uwlax.edu
608.785.5216

Specialty areas:

Low-Dimensional Topology, Contact Topology, Knot Theory

Christine Hippert  Profile of Christine Hippert  Office hours

Archaeology & Anthropology
Professor
437L Wimberly Hall
chippert@uwlax.edu
608.785.6775

Specialty areas:

anthropology of food, medical anthropology, community development, the social construction and politics of gender/ethnic/racial/national identities, migration, Latin American and the Caribbean Studies, public health

Alessandro Quartiroli  Profile of Alessandro Quartiroli

Psychology
Associate Professor
331G Graff Main Hall
aquartiroli@uwlax.edu
608.785.6897

Specialty areas:

Sport and Exercise Psychology & Counseling (professional, educational, and ethical issues in SEP; the psychology of physical activity and health behaviors, psycho-socio-cultural aspects related to sport and physical activity participation)

Hongying Xu  Profile of Hongying Xu  Office hours

Global Cultures & Languages
Assistant Professor
311C Graff Main Hall
hxu@uwlax.edu
608.785.8312

Specialty areas:

Second Language Acquisition, Foreign Language Pedagogy