Faculty Advisory Board

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The 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
  • Adam Lowenstein, Department of English; Distinguished Professor of English and Film Studies
  • Randall Halle, Department of German, Klaus W. Jonas Professor of German Film and Cultural Studies
  • John Lyon, Department of German, Chair and Professor of German
  • Jerome Branche, Department of Hispanic Languages and Literature, Professor of Spanish
  • Todd Reeser, Department of French and Italian, Chair and Professor of French
  • Andrew Strathern, Department of Anthropology, Mellon Professor of Anthropology
  • Gregor Thum, Department of History, Associate Professor
Professional Schools
  • Ronald Brand, School of Law, Professor and Director of the Center for International Legal Education
  • Vivian Curran, School of Law, Professor
  • Sabina Deitrick, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, Dean
  • Josephine Olson, Graduate School of Business, Professor of Business Administration, Director of the International Business Center
  • Sara Goodkind, School of Social Work, Associate Professor
  • 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
University Library System
  • Daniel Pennell, Area Studies Library Liaison (European Studies), University Library System