Staff

Dr. Macrina Lelei
Associate Director
4137 Posvar Hall
412-648-2058
Contact if you have questions about:
Collaboration, Grant Opportunities, and Executive Operations
Qiana Peoples
Administrative Assistant
4138 Posvar Hall
412-648-1802
Contact if you have questions about:
The African Studies Program or upcoming events
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.
Emmanuel Wanjala
Fulbright Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA)
4138 Posvar Hall
Contact if you have questions about:
Swahili, Pitt's Swahili language courses
Abena Ampofo
Undergraduate Student Ambassador
4138 Posvar Hall
Contact if you have questions about:
African Studies Certificate, Monthly Newsletter & Upcoming Events
Elizabeth Morris
Undergraduate Student Ambassador
4138 Posvar Hall
Contact if you have questions about:
African Studies certificate, classroom visits & getting involved!
Paige Alderson
Graduate Student Fellow - MAU Outreach Coordinator
4136 Posvar Hall
Contact if you have questions about:
African Studies Certificate & Model African Union
Ashley Saxe
Graduate Student Fellow - Undergraduate Student Advisor
4136 Posvar Hall
Contact if you have questions about:
Schedule an advising appointment by visiting our 'Enrollment and Advising' page or email me for meeting times.
Stephen Juma
Graduate Student Fellow
4318 Posvar Hall
Contact if you have questions about:
Student Organizations & Events