Prof. Ahn's research focuses on marketing and understanding consumer behavior. A class favorite is the 'garbology' assignment, which prompts students to develop consumer profiles based on each other's trash.
Prof. Anderson-Connolly researches topics in comparative sociology and teaches courses on social problems, social order and human freedom, criminology, social stratification, and international political economy.
Prof. Barkin is a cultural anthropologist whose research focuses on Indonesia and Southeast Asia. His work has focused on mass media, religion, and nationalism, and now explores the intersections of study abroad and neoliberalism.