1 College Circle Geneseo, NY 14454
M.A. Hons., Jurisprudence (J.D. equivalent), Oxford University, U.K. (1984)
Diploma in Advanced European Studies, College of Europe, Belgium (1985)
Nine years in South Asia (Sri Lanka & Nepal)
International development - projects in law, democratization, education, and women's and community development
Writing/editing and document design - community journalism and college publications
Public, media and constituent relations - communications and events management
Teaching - English to non-native speakers (adult and secondary)
Fall 2015 Classes
INTD 105: WrtSem:World in Age of Terror
Writing Seminar is a course focusing on a specific topic while emphasizing writing practice and instruction, potentially taught by any member of the College faculty. Because this is primarily a course
in writing, reading assignments will be briefer than in traditional topic courses, and students will prove their understanding of the subject matter through writing compositions rather than taking examinations.
An introduction to the concepts and relationships characterizing the modern international system. Based on a review of historical and contemporary developments, students will be challenged to evaluate
issues of continuity and change, states and non-state actors, conflict and cooperation, and power and principles. Approaches to international order, such as international law and organizations, the balance of power, and integration will be addressed, along with contemporary problems in the post-Cold War world.
View course details / syllabus The course introduces the basic concepts, principles, and major areas of sociology. Topics include the nature of society, social organizations, and major social institutions.