Research Clusters

Map visually connecting the CGS Clusters of ExcellenceGlobalization is a central phenomenon of the contemporary era. From the economy to culture to the environment, the great issues of our time require close attention to the increasing connections and interdependencies among actors and stakeholders around the world.

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

Global Studies as a Field of Study

Global Studies Education

Informatics, Communications, and the Media

International Security

Language and Culture

Rule of Law and Human Rights

Sustainable Development