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IER Faculty Profiles

Program Director

  1. Arturo Porzecanski, Distinguished Economist in Residence

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Arturo C. Porzecanski, Distinguished Economist in Residence, is an expert in international finance, emerging markets and Latin American economics. He previously taught at Columbia University, New York University, and Williams College, but is a la… More

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    (202) 885-1602

Full-Time Faculty

  1. Daniel Bernhofen, Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Prof. Bernhofen joined the SIS faculty in the Fall of 2013 with a research and teaching expertise in international economics. Prior to moving to Washington, he was Professor of International Economics and Director of the Globalisation and Economic Po… More

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    (202) 885-6721

  2. Claire Brunel, Assistant Professor

    SIS - School of International Service

    Professor Brunel’s research focuses on issues at the intersection of environmental economics and international economics. In particular, she studies the links between environmental policies and international competitiveness in terms of technological … More

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    (202) 885-1667

  3. Randall Henning, Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Professor Henning specializes in international and comparative political economy, global governance and regional integration.  He has focused recently on international regime complexity and the euro crisis, the evolution of European integration, regi… More

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    (202) 885-1707

  4. Miles Kahler, Distinguished Professor

    SIS - School of International Service

    Kahler is an expert on international politics and international political economy, including international monetary cooperation, global governance, and regional institutions. Kahler was most recently Rohr Professor of Pacific International Relations … More

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    (202) 885-6393

  5. Jennifer Poole, Assistant Professor

    SIS - School of International Service

    Professor Poole’s research and teaching interests fall at the intersection of international trade, labor economics, and development economics. With an emphasis on Brazil, her broad research agenda considers the effects of global integration on local … More

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    (202) 885-6689

  6. Stephen Silvia, Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Stephen Silvia teaches comparative industrial relations, comparative politics, international economics, and international trade relations.

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    (202) 885-2462

Adjunct Faculty

  1. Catherine Bocskor, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Prof. Bocskor is in-house counsel for a Washington-based multinational corporation. In 2012 she taught macroeconomics, international business and business law at Prince Mohammad University in Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia. During the 1990’s her law practic… More

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  2. Robert Kahn, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Dr. Kahn is currently the Steven A. Tananbaum Senior Fellow for International Economics at the Council on Foreign Relations. Prior to joining CFR, he was a senior strategist with Moore Capital Management, a senior adviser in the financial policy depa… More

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  3. Jerald Schiff, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Jerry recently retired from the International Monetary Fund. He last served as Deputy Director of the Asia and Pacific Department at the Fund, and has led the institution's work on India, Korea, Myanmar, Singapore and Japan. He served in a number of … More

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  4. Stephen Tokarick, Adjunct Professor

    Stephen Tokarick is an Adjunct Professor teaching International Economics in SIS. He has worked for the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for over 25 years in a variety of positions, including the Research Department conducting work on international … More

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  5. Andrew Wolfe, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Dr. Wolfe is currently an advisor to the government of Puerto Rico since retiring in June 2014 from the International Monetary Fund after 27 years, where he was a senior manager of the Western Hemisphere Department, leading negotiations on IMF suppor… More

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