Faculty


Bradford R McGuinn

Senior Lecturer
Director of MAIA Program

bmcguinn@miami.edu

(305) 284-8353
Dr. McGuinn is a Senior Lecturer with the Department of Political Science and Director of the MAIA program. He holds a PhD in International Studies, with concentration in Middle Eastern studies, from the University of Miami. His fields of research and teaching include international security, Middle Eastern studies, civil-military relations and...

Paul Trivelli

Lecturer

p.trivelli@miami.edu

(305) 284-8362
Ambassador Trivelli is the Ambassador-in-Residence and Visiting Professor for the MAIA Program. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Williams College and a Master’s Degree in International Relations from the University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of International Studies. He has also a Master of Arts...

Edmund Abaka, Ph.D.

Assoc. Professor

e.abaka@miami.edu

(305) 284-3702
A graduate of the University of Cape Coast in Ghana, West Africa, Dr. Abaka earned his PhD in African History from York University and his Master of Arts in European History from the University of Guelph in Canada. While he teaches the general African history survey classes (History of Africa to 1800 and Africa Since 1800), he also offers...

Joseph Ganitsky

Professor Prof. Practice
Director of Master in International Business (MIB) Program

jganitsky@miami.edu

(305) 284-2629
Competitive strategies of multinational and local firms in Latin America; global startups and entrepreneurship; strategies for the bottom of the pyramid; and corporate response to technological innovation and terrorism. 

Maxime Larive

Lecturer

m.larive@umiami.edu

Dr. Larivé is an Adjunct Professor in the Department of International Studies at the University of Miami teaching for the MAIA program. He holds a position of Senior Research Associate at the European Union Center at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Research Fellow at the European Union Center at the University of...

Dina Fernandez

Lecturer

d.fernandez20@umiami.edu

(305) 284-8833
Dr. Moulioukova is a Lecturer of International Studies at the University of Miami, and Assistant Director and co-founder of the Global Security Initiative. She completed her PhD at the University of Miami with focus on innovative approaches to security studies. Prior to her studies at UM, Dr. Moulioukova received her Master of Law degree (LL.M.)...