Skip to main content

People

Professor, Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Professor, Africana and Romance Studies
Professor, Entomology
LACS Graduate Fellow ’21-‘22

Angelica Aguirre is a PhD student in the History Department. Her studies focus on space and politics surrounding counterinsurgency in Southern Mexico.

Professor

I focus on the history of the 19th-century United States, and in particular on the history of the enslavement of African Americans in the South.  The expansion of slavery in the United States between the writing of the Constitution in 1787 and the outbreak of the Civil War in 1861 had enormous co

Professor, Cornell Law School
Director, Latin American and Caribbean Studies Program

Ernesto Bassi is an associate professor of history in the College of Arts and Sciences. His research interests coalesce around two significant questions: How do people develop geographic and cultural identifications?

LACS Graduate Fellow ’21-‘22

Gloria is a native of Haiti and a fourth year MS/PhD student in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment. Her work focuses on community-based agroforestry programs and their social and ecological impacts on rural communities in developing countries, specifically that of Haiti.

Frank H. T. Rhodes Professor

Carole Boyce-Davies is Frank H. T. Rhodes Professor of Humane Letters and Professor of  Africana Studies and Literatures in English.

Associate Professor, English