Advisory Board

The Center for Austrian Studies depends on a small group of dedicated staff, faculty, ex-officio, and community members to advise the director. Many have served for years, and we are grateful for their feedback and support.

Name Position
Sarah Chambers

Ex officio
Chair, Department of History
Gary Cohen Emeritus Professor, Department of History
Evelyn Davidheiser Director, Institute for Global Studies
Anne Good  Assistant Curator, James Ford Bell Library
Anna Graber  Assistant Professor, Program in History of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Jeanne Grant Professor, Department of History, Metropolitan State University
Kathryn Keefer

Ex officio
Community Liaison
Howard Louthan

Ex officio
CAS Director; Department of History
Alan Love Distinguished McKnight University Professor of Philosophy; Director, Minnesota Center for Philosophy of Science
Alice Lovejoy Associate Professor, Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature
Roberta Maierhofer American Studies, University of Graz
Jennifer Marshall Department of Art History
Leslie Morris Chair, Department of German, Nordic, Slavic & Dutch
Daniel Necas Archivist, Immigration History Research Center Archives
Jim Oberly Emeritus Professor of History, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Karen Painter Professor, Department of Music
Andrzej Piotrowski Professor, School of Architecture
Thomas Rassieur Prints and Drawings Department Head, Minneapolis Institute of Art
Jole Shackelford Assistant Professor, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Igor Tchoukarine Assistant Professor, Department of History
Klaas van der Sanden

Ex officio
Program Director, Institute for Global Studies
Brian Vetruba European Studies Librarian, University of Minnesota Libraries

Meyer Weinshel

Ex officio

CAS Assistant Director; Head of Programs, Publications & Research