Elaine Linn


Elaine Linn is experienced in helping students articulate and pursue their personal and academic interests and plan their career path, having served as the Global Studies Center advisor since 2006. She is also the Executive Director of the Consortium for Educational Resources on Islamic Studies (CERIS). She has led three Fulbright Hays groups of educators to Egypt (2) and Jordan and served two terms as the president of the PA Council of International Education. She is the advisor to Pitt’s Muslim Student Association and the Multiracial Student Association.
Elaine has an MA from Graduate School Public and International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh, and a BA Political Science, Drake University. In her free time, Elaine is active in the community through affiliations with social justice organizations and the Islamic Center of Pittsburgh, enjoying her family and the great outdoors.

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