Faculty & Lecturers

Over 100 faculty and lecturers are associated with the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies. They are listed below alphabetically and in three groups, Faculty and Lecturers, Other Associated Faculty, and Emeritus Faculty along with their department and areas of specialization. Prospective graduate students are encouraged to contact faculty members whose research and teaching interests intersect with their own. Additional information is available on the departmental websites, which can be accessed through the University of Kansas homepage.

CLACS Lecturers

Other Associated Faculty

Emeritus Faculty

Stephen Fawcett
  • Director, Work Group for Community Health and Development, Schiefelbusch Institute for Life Span Studies & Director, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Community Health and Development
  • Professor Emeritus
  • Director, Work Group for Community Health and Development, Schiefelbusch Institute for Life Span Studies &Director, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Community Health and Development

Vincent T. Francisco
  • Director of the Center for Community Health and Development (a WHO/PAHO Collaborating Centre)
  • Kansas Health Foundation Professor, LSI Senior Scientist
  • Kansas Health Foundation Professor of Applied Behavioral Science
  • Director of the Center for Community Health and Development (a WHO/PAHO Collaborating Centre)

its brent
  • Interim Director, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
  • Professor
  • Undergraduate Director -- Dept of Anthropology

Nicole Hodges Persley
  • CLAS Associate Dean of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Department of Theatre
  • Associate Professor
  • CLAS Associate Dean of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Department of Theatre