Black 505 opposition coalition protest  - Photo by Travel Grant recipient Sebastian Dettman (Government) in Padang Merbok, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Einaudi Center is a hub for global activity at Cornell. The center organizes, catalyzes, and supports collaborative and interdisciplinary research, teaching, and outreach programs across campus. We focus on projects that promote intercultural and cross-national understanding. We educate students to become citizens of the world. And we help solve key economic, environmental, and political problems across the world.

On Friday, June 5th, 2015 at 1:00PM in Lewis Auditorium in Goldwin Smith Hall, the Einaudi Center will be hosting its annual reunion weekend panel discussion on "America and the World: A Current Events Roundtable." This year's panel with distinguished Cornell faculty will consist of Thomas Pepinsky, Associate Professor of Government; Jens David Ohlin, Professor of Law; and M. Elizabeth Sanders, Professor of Government.Thomas Pepinsky is an associate professor in the Department of Government and a member of the Southeast Asia Program. He studies comparative politics...
Interim Provost Harry Katz has named anthropology professor Hirokazu Miyazaki director of the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies. Miyazaki directs the center’s East Asia Program and coordinates its Global Finance Initiative. His new appointment begins July 1.
The Einaudi Center has awarded six seed grants and nine small grants to faculty, representing six different Cornell colleges as part of the Spring 2015 seed and small grant competitions. As part of Cornell’s internationalization strategy, the seed and small grant programs have been significantly expanded.This year, the Einaudi Center was able to fully or partially fund more than half of submitted proposals. To promote research of internationally engaged faculty, the Einaudi Center gave preference to proposals that develop and expand sustainable international...
Fighting the spread of HIV around the world; studying how workplace restructuring affects European communications workers; exploring international law and international relations; and Asian foreign relations are among the scholarly priorities of Cornell’s second cohort of International Faculty Fellows.Read more...

Einaudi Center awards post-doctoral fellowships for 2015-2016

The Einaudi Center awarded post-doctoral fellowships for the 2015-2016 academic year to two outstanding junior scholars in the field of foreign policy, security studies, and diplomatic history: Alexandra Berry, who holds a PhD in Diplomatic History from the University of Oxford; and Lisel Hintz, a PhD Candidate in Foreign Policy from George Washington University. They will start on August 1, will each teach an undergraduate course in spring 2016, and will contribute to the intellectual life of the Einaudi Center.
 “My work focuses on the design of new systems of satellites that exploit recent advances in nanosatellite technology and artificial intelligence. These CubeSats are a little smaller than a box of Kleenex. All our projects have the potential to have a global-scale impact, and we have been collaborating with NASA, as well as with universities in Barcelona, Toulouse, Moscow, and Boston.” – Daniel SelvaIFFs are appointed by the Einaudi Center, and they work with the Center to strengthen international research and teaching at Cornell and foster new cross-college...