Faculty

Christopher Anderson
Professor, Anderson Chandler Fellow, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs
785-864-7340
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 2109

Brazilian economy and capital markets.

Melissa Birch
School of Business, Associate Professor
785-864-7571
350-P Summerfield

Business in Latin America.

J. Christopher Brown
Professor, Vice Provost for Faculty Development
785-864-5543
Lindley Hall, Room 223

Social relations in Amazonian rural development. Expansion of soybean production in Amazonia. Development and the Politics of Scale.

Simone Cavalcante Da Silva
Lecturer, Academic Associate Assistant, Department of Spanish & Portuguese
785-642-7882
Wescoe Hall 2611
Bartholomew C. Dean
Associate Professor
785-864-2648
Fraser Hall, Room 639

Research Areas: critical theory, kinship, politics, symbolic forms, material culture, health and human rights; Amazonia, Latin America

Mariana Farah
Associate Professor, Associate Director of Choral Activities
785-864-9723
Murphy Hall, Room 326

Brazilian choral music, focus on capella choral works of Ernani Aguiar.

Michelle Heffner Hayes
Professor, Chair, Department of Dance
785-864-1098
Robinson Health and Physical Education Center, Room 251

Flamenco, and Feminist Theory.

Elizabeth A. Kuznesof
Professor
785-864-9433
Wescoe Hall, Room 3610

Brazil, family history, quantitative methods, comparative social, colonial Latin America.

Dovis Pollock
Lecturer, Department of Spanish & Portuguese
785-864-3778
Wescoe, 2637

M.A. Teaching of English as a Second Language, The University of Kansas

Gary Reich
Associate Professor, Political Science
785-864-9053
Blake Hall, 409
Comparative politics, political institutions, democratization, Latin American politics
Kimber Richter
Preventative Medecine KU Medical Center, Professor, UKanQUIT at KUMed Hospital TObacco Treatment Services, Director
913-588-2718
3901 Rainbow Blvd., Kansas City, KS 66160

Effects of smoking on Latino populations; pulmonary diseases.

Antonio Simões
Professor, Department of Spanish & Portuguese
785-864-0285
Wescoe Hall, Room 2638

Spanish and Portuguese Applied Linguistics

Geraldo Sousa
Professor
785-864-3525
Wescoe Hall, Room 3121

Luso-Brazilian Studies and Literature.

Luciano Tosta
Associate Professor of Brazilian Literature and Culture, Department of Spanish & Portuguese
785-864-1133
Wescoe Hall, Room 2630

Brazilian and Brazilian-American literature, film, and music.


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