Faculty Advisory Board

Faculty Advisory Board

The EUCE/ESC Faculty Advisory Board (FAB) is chaired by Center Director Ronald Linden and comprised of University of Pittsburgh faculty from across the humanities and social science departments of the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, several professional schools, the University Library System and University administration.  The FAB is a valuable source of advice and initiatives for Center programming.

Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences

Lucy Fischer, Department of English; Distinguished Professor of English and Film Studies

Renate Kosinski, Department of French and Italian; Professor of French

John Lyon, Department of German, Chair and Associate Professor

Andrew Strathern, Department of Anthropology, Mellon Professor of Anthropology

Gregor Thum, Department of History, Assistant Professor

 

Professional Schools

Ronald Brand, School of Law, Professor and Director of the Center for International Legal Education

Vivian Curran, School of Law, Professor

John Keeler, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, Dean

Josephine Olson, Graduate School of Business, Professor of Business Administration, Director of the International Business Center

Tracy Soska, School of Social Work, Community Organization and Social Administration Chair and Continuing Education Director

Janice Vance, School of Health and Rehabilitation Science, Assistant Professor of Communication Science and Disorders, and Director of Undergraduate Education in Communication Science and Disorders

 

Administration

Alberta Sbragia, Vice-Provost for Graduate Studies, Jean Monnet Chair ad personam and UCIS Research Professor of Political Science

Phillip Wilkin, Collection Development, Social Sciences Bibliographer, European Union Archive Bibliographer

 

A smaller group, The Faculty Advisory Council, consisting of Vice-Provost Alberta Sbragia, GSPIA Dean John Keeler, IBC Director Jo Olson and German Department Chair, John Lyon, met for the first time in 2012 to advise Center staff on programs and fundraising.