Georgia Tech Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

Major Research Areas

Selected Major Research Areas



  • Development Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Industrial Organization
  • International Trade

History and Sociology

  • Comparative Global Cultures in the Modern Era
  • Comparative Urban Societies
  • Gender, Race, Ethnicity, and Class
  • Nation, Empire, and Comparative Political Traditions
  • Science, Technology, and Medicine

International Affairs

  • Comparative Politics of Europe, Asia, and Latin America
  • International and Comparative Political Economy
  • International Security
  • Science, Technology, and International Affairs

Literature, Media, and Communication

  • Augmented Reality
  • Biomedical Studies
  • Cognition & Philosophy
  • Emergence of Digital Games
  • Film Studies
  • Interactive Narrative

Modern Languages

  • Linguistics

Public Policy

  • Economic Development
  • Environmental and Energy Policy
  • Information and Communications Policy
  • Philosophy and Ethics
  • Science and Technology Policy


Visit the individual school websites for more about research within the Ivan Allen College.

History, Technology, and Society
International Affairs
Literature, Media, and Communication
Modern Languages
Public Policy

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