Staff

Dr. Louis A. Picard
Director
4138 Posvar Hall
412-624-7198
Contact if you have questions about:
The African Studies Program
Dr. Macrina Lelei
Associate Director
4137 Posvar Hall
412-648-2058
Contact if you have questions about:
Collaboration, Grant Opportunities, and Executive Operations
Dr. Caitlin C. Corrigan
Program Development Manager
4136 Posvar Hall
412-383-0563
Contact if you have questions about:
Grant applications, Research Projects, Graduate Advising. Schedule an advising appointment by visiting our 'Enrollment and Advising' page .
Anna-Maria Karnes
Advisor/ Community Engagement Coordinator
4136 Posvar Hall
412-624-8143
Contact if you have questions about:
Advising and Collaboration, Teaching Africa Resources, Model African Union. Schedule an advising appointment by visiting our 'Enrollment and Advising' page or drop by on Tuesdays and Fridays.
Jessi Hanson
Graduate Student Assistant/TA
4138 Posvar Hall
412-624-8143
Contact if you have questions about:
Monthly Newsletter, Advising, Living in Africa, Events, Internships
Dan Basil
Fulbright Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA)
4138 Posvar Hall
Contact if you have questions about:
Swahili, Pitt's Swahili language courses
Ashley Saxe
Graduate Fellow
4138 Posvar Hall
Contact if you have questions about:
African Studies Certificate, Monthly Newsletter, Events
Sarah Amanfu
Graduate Fellow
4138 Posvar Hall
Contact if you have questions about:
Model African Union
Vince Villella
Graduate Fellow
Contact if you have questions about:
K-12 Curriculum for African Studies
Hamilton Weaver
Undergraduate Intern
4138 Posvar Hall
Contact if you have questions about:
African Studies Certificate, Monthly Newsletter, Events