Supported Programs

Center People Location & Email
African Studies Initiative Director: Rachel Schurman
Coordinator: Klaas van der Sanden
214 Social Sciences Building
asi@umn.edu
Center for Austrian Studies Acting Director: Alice Lovejoy
Coordinator: Dylan Mohr
314 Social Sciences Building
casahy@umn.edu
Asian-American Studies Director: Teresa Swartz
Outreach Coordinator: TBD
782 Social Sciences Building
aast@umn.edu
Finnish Studies
Government of Finland/
David and Nancy Speer Visiting Professors in Finnish Studies
Director: Evelyn Davidheiser 214 Social Sciences Building
edavidh@umn.edu
 
Center for German and European Studies Director: James A. Parente, Jr.
Coordinator: Klaas van der Sanden
309 Social Sciences Building
cges@umn.edu
Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies Director: Alejandro Baer
Coordinator: Joseph Eggers
214 Social Sciences Building
chgs@umn.edu
Human Rights Program Director: Barbara Frey
Coordinator: Rochelle Hammer
214 Social Sciences Building
hrp@umn.edu
Immigration History Research Center Director: Erika Lee
Coordinator: TBD
311 Andersen Library
ihrc@umn.edu
Race, Indigeneity, Disability, Gender and Sexuality Studies Initiative (CRIDGS) Director: Keith Mayes
Coordinator: TBD
310 Scott Hall
Ohanessian Dialogues on Mass Atrocities and Their Aftermaths PIs: Alejandro Baer, Evelyn Davidheiser, and
Barbara Frey 
214 Social Sciences Building
Center for Asian Studies Director: Vinay Gidwani
Coordinator: Klaas van der Sanden
214 Social Sciences Building
asias@umn.edu
Center for Premodern Studies Director: Juliette Cherbuliez
Coordinator: Lydia Garver
1030 Heller Hall
premod@umn.edu