IGE Staff

Leah Lippman
Leah Lippman
Email: Leah.Lippman@wwu.edu
Institute for Global Engagement

Specific Areas of Interest: globalization and culture change, multi-dimensional poverty & inequalities, transnational culture, complex emergencies, transnational migration and identity, whiteness, race and ethnicity, media and development, global justice and social movements, culturally responsive pedagogy, human rights, gender and family.


Ashley Hollenbeck
Ashley Hollenbeck
Email: Ashley.Hollenbeck@wwu.edu
Institute for Global Engagement & Director of the Institute for Village Studies

Specific Areas of Interest: localizing concepts of globalization using asset-based community development; working with multicultural teams to empower volunteers and promote behavioral change


Babafemi Akinrinade
Babafemi Akinrinade
Email: Babafemi.Akinrinade@wwu.edu
Fairhaven College

Specific Areas of Interest: Specific Areas of Interest: International Law, International Human Rights & Humanitarian Law, Transitional Justice, Africa.


Liz Mogford
Liz Mogford
Email: Liz.Mogford@wwu.edu
Sociology Department

Specific Areas of Interest: Social determinants of health, violence against women, global citizenship.


Niall O Murchu
Niall O Murchu
Email: Niall.OMurchu@wwu.edu
Fairhaven College

Specific Areas of Interest: International Studies and Political Economy with foci on ethnicity & nationalism, the Middle East, and race, class & gender


Sarah Zimmerman
Sarah Zimmerman
Email: Sarah.Zimmerman@wwu.edu
History Department

Specific Areas of Interest: African History, Gender, and Colonialism