Executive Committee
Lydia H. Liu / East Asian Languages and Cultures

W.T. Tam Professor in the Humanities and Professor of Chinese and Comparative Literature

Associate Director
Anupama Rao / History, Barnard College

Associate Professor of South Asian History

Director of Graduate Studies
Nadia Urbinati / Political Science

Kyriakos Tsakopoulos Professor of Political Theory and Hellenic Studies

Director of Undergraduate Studies
Madeleine Dobie / French and Romance Philology

Associate Professor of French

Gil Anidjar / Religion, MESAAS

Professor of Religion, MESAAS

Patricia Dailey / English

Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature and Director of IRWGS

Souleymane Bachir Diagne / French and Romance Philology

Professor of French and Philosophy, Department Chair

Mamadou Diouf / MESAAS / African Studies

Director, Institute of African Studies and Leitner Professor of African Studies 

Brent Hayes Edwards / English, Jazz Studies

Professor of English and Comparative Literature 


Professor of Classics, English, ICLS
Co-Director of Program in Hellenic Studies

Bernard Harcourt / Columbia Law School

Isidor and Seville Sulzbacher Professor of Law and Director, Columbia Center for Contemporary Critical Thought


Founding Director
Andreas Huyssen / Germanic Languages

Villard Professor of German and Comparative Literature

Reinhold Martin / Architecture

Associate Professor of Architecture

Rosalind Morris / Anthropology

Professor of Anthropology 

Jesús Rodriguez-Velasco / Latin American and Iberian Cultures

Professor of Latin American and Iberian Cultures; Chair, Department of Latin American and Iberian Culture

Oliver Simons / Germanic Languages

Associate Professor of Germanic Languages

Founding Director

University Professor

W.B. Worthen / Department of Theatre, Barnard College

Chair, Department of Theatre Barnard College
Alice Brady Pels Professor in the Arts

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