Organization profile

The Center for Global Studies (CGS) globalizes the research, teaching, and outreach missions of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. The Center is a National Research Center in Global Studies designated by the U.S. Department of Education. Our mission aims to promote and support innovative research to better understand global issues confronting the world’s populations and identify ways to cope with and resolve these challenges. CGS has over 350 faculty affiliates whose work promotes cross-unit and interdisciplinary research and instruction.

CGS organizes the complex dimensions of global studies, research, teaching, and outreach into four Clusters of Excellence that bridge disciplines, regions, and professions:

  • Global Health
  • Global Society & Sustainable Development
  • Global Knowledge (Education/Library/Informatics/Media)
  • Global Governance (Security/Law/Human Rights)

Highlighted by CGS, the four clusters of excellence build global studies expertise, available to government and non-government decision-makers in key policy areas.

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Network

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  • Addressing data challenges in riverine nutrient load modeling of an intensively managed agro-industrial watershed

    Niroula, S., Wallington, K. & Cai, X., 2023, (Accepted/In press) In: Journal of the American Water Resources Association.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Adsorptive separation and recovery of triacetic acid lactone from fermentation broth

    Singh, R., Bhagwat, S. S., Viswanathan, M. B., Cortés‐Peña, Y. R., Eilts, K. K., Mcdonough, G., Cao, M., Guest, J. S., Zhao, H. & Singh, V., Jan 1 2023, In: Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining. 17, 1, p. 109-120 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
  • AI-assisted optimization of the ECCE tracking system at the Electron Ion Collider

    Fanelli, C., Papandreou, Z., Suresh, K., Adkins, J. K., Akiba, Y., Albataineh, A., Amaryan, M., Arsene, I. C., Gayoso, C. A., Bae, J., Bai, X., Baker, M. D., Bashkanov, M., Bellwied, R., Benmokhtar, F., Berdnikov, V., Bernauer, J. C., Bock, F., Boeglin, W., Borysova, M., & 259 othersBrash, E., Brindza, P., Briscoe, W. J., Brooks, M., Bueltmann, S., Bukhari, M. H. S., Bylinkin, A., Capobianco, R., Chang, W. C., Cheon, Y., Chen, K., Chen, K. F., Cheng, K. Y., Chiu, M., Chujo, T., Citron, Z., Cline, E., Cohen, E., Cormier, T., Morales, Y. C., Cotton, C., Crafts, J., Crawford, C., Creekmore, S., Cuevas, C., Cunningham, J., David, G., Dean, C. T., Demarteau, M., Diehl, S., Doshita, N., Dupré, R., Durham, J. M., Dzhygadlo, R., Ehlers, R., El Fassi, L., Emmert, A., Ent, R., Fatemi, R., Fegan, S., Finger, M., Frantz, J., Friedman, M., Friscic, I., Gangadharan, D., Gardner, S., Gates, K., Geurts, F., Gilman, R., Glazier, D., Glimos, E., Goto, Y., Grau, N., Greene, S. V., Guo, A. Q., Guo, L., Ha, S. K., Haggerty, J., Hayward, T., He, X., Hen, O., Higinbotham, D. W., Hoballah, M., Horn, T., Hoghmrtsyan, A., Hsu, P. H. J., Huang, J., Huber, G., Hutson, A., Hwang, K. Y., Hyde, C. E., Inaba, M., Iwata, T., Jo, H. S., Joo, K., Kalantarians, N., Kalicy, G., Kawade, K., Kay, S. J. D., Kim, A., Kim, B., Kim, C., Kim, M., Kim, Y., Kistenev, E., Klimenko, V., Ko, S. H., Korover, I., Korsch, W., Krintiras, G., Kuhn, S., Kuo, C. M., Kutz, T., Lajoie, J., Lawrence, D., Lebedev, S., Lee, H., Lee, J. S. H., Lee, S. W., Lee, Y. J., Li, W., Li, W. B., Li, X., Liang, Y. T., Lim, S., Lin, C. H., Lin, D. X., Liu, K., Liu, M. X., Livingston, K., Liyanage, N., Llope, W. J., Loizides, C., Long, E., Lu, R. S., Lu, Z., Lynch, W., Mantry, S., Marchand, D., Marcisovsky, M., Markert, C., Markowitz, P., Marukyan, H., McGaughey, P., Mihovilovic, M., Milner, R. G., Milov, A., Miyachi, Y., Mkrtchyan, A., Monaghan, P., Montgomery, R., Morrison, D., Movsisyan, A., Mkrtchyan, H., Camacho, C. M., Murray, M., Nagai, K., Nagle, J., Nakagawa, I., Nattrass, C., Nguyen, D., Niccolai, S., Nouicer, R., Nukazuka, G., Nycz, M., Okorokov, V. A., Orešić, S., Osborn, J. D., O'Shaughnessy, C., Paganis, S., Pate, S. F., Patel, M., Paus, C., Penman, G., Perdekamp, M. G., Perepelitsa, D. V., da Costa, H. P., Peters, K., Phelps, W., Piasetzky, E., Pinkenburg, C., Prochazka, I., Protzman, T., Purschke, M. L., Putschke, J., Pybus, J. R., Rajput-Ghoshal, R., Rasson, J., Raue, B., Read, K. F., Røed, K., Reed, R., Reinhold, J., Renner, E. L., Richards, J., Riedl, C., Rinn, T., Roche, J., Roland, G. M., Ron, G., Rosati, M., Royon, C., Ryu, J., Salur, S., Santiesteban, N., Santos, R., Sarsour, M., Schambach, J., Schmidt, A., Schmidt, N., Schwarz, C., Schwiening, J., Seidl, R., Sickles, A., Simmerling, P., Sirca, S., Sharma, D., Shi, Z., Shibata, T. A., Shih, C. W., Shimizu, S., Shrestha, U., Slifer, K., Smith, K., Sokhan, D., Soltz, R., Sondheim, W., Song, J., Strakovsky, I. I., Steinberg, P., Stepanov, P., Stevens, J., Strube, J., Sun, P., Sun, X., Tadevosyan, V., Tang, W. C., Araya, S. T., Tarafdar, S., Teodorescu, L., Thomas, D., Timmins, A., Tomasek, L., Trotta, N., Trotta, R., Tveter, T. S., Umaka, E., Usman, A., van Hecke, H. W., Van Hulse, C., Velkovska, J., Voutier, E., Wang, P. K., Wang, Q., Wang, Y., Watts, D. P., Wickramaarachchi, N., Weinstein, L., Williams, M., Wong, C. P., Wood, L., Wood, M. H., Woody, C., Wyslouch, B., Xiao, Z., Yamazaki, Y., Yang, Y., Ye, Z., Yoo, H. D., Yurov, M., Zachariou, N., Zajc, W. A., Zha, W., Zhang, J. L., Zhang, J. X., Zhang, Y., Zhao, Y. X., Zheng, X. & Zhuang, P., Feb 2023, In: Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. 1047, 167748.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • AAAS Fellow

    Rhoads, Bruce (Recipient), 2016

    Prize: Member/Fellow

  • AAAS Fellow

    Jain, Atul (Recipient), 2022

    Prize: Member/Fellow

  • AAAS Fellow

    Gropp, William (Recipient), 2018

    Prize: Member/Fellow