Trouble with Travel
How much have war and epidemic blocked international scholarship?
crises of this kind have a major impact on the ability of scholars
Kathryn Yount, Associate Professor of Public Health
the moment, I have to postpone the goal of performing this project
Steven Everett, Associate Professor of Music
Unrest has affected student travel in varying degrees
resources exist at Emory to aid faculty with scholarly travel.
• The Office of International Affairs, directed by Holli Semetko,
professor of political science and vice provost for international
affairs, functions as a clearinghouse for information and resources
for faculty involved in international research. Guidelines for travel
safety and security may be downloaded from their website.
For this and other information, including an online newsletter and
directory of faculty engaged in international research, visit www.emory.edu/OIA.
Part of the Office of International Affairs, the Halle Institute
Global Learning sponsors seminars and fellowships at Emory and a
faculty study trip abroad.
For more information, visit www.emory.edu/OIA/Halle.
•The Institute for Comparative and International Studies,
directed by Gordon Newby, Professor of Middle Eastern and South
Asian studies, collaborates with faculty, departments, and programs
in the arts and sciences to coordinate area studies and international
For more information, visit www.emory.edu/COLLEGE/ICIS.
The part of the institute focused on undergraduate travel is the
Center for International Programs Abroad, directed by Philip Wainwright
of the history department.
For more information, visit www.emory.edu/CIPA.