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Gihan Fernando Executive Director-Career Center Career Center

Gihan Fernando has extensive experience in higher education administration with a focus on career services, and before joining the AU community, held progressive leadership positions at the law school

  gihan@american.edu

  (202) 885-1829

Abigail Puskar Personnel & Compliance Manager, Faculty Affairs Academic Affairs, Office of

Abigail Puskar works with the Dean of Academic Affairs and Senior Vice Provost. She is responsible for managing a wide range of processes that serve the needs of all faculty and academic units includi

  apuskar@american.edu

  (202) 885-2125

Jill Klein Interim Director, CTRL KSB - Information Technology

Professor Klein brings more than 30 years of IT and banking management experience to the classroom. Jill Klein serves as the Assistant Dean for Digital Initiatives and New Programs at the Kogod School

  jklein@american.edu

  (202) 885-1856

William LeoGrande Associate Vice Provost for Academic Affairs SPA - Government

Professor of Government and a specialist in Latin American politics and U.S. foreign policy toward Latin America, Professor LeoGrande has been a frequent adviser to government and private sector agenc

  wleogra@american.edu

  (202) 885-6234

Nuria Vilanova Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Associate Professor CAS - World Languages and Cultures

Núria Vilanova teaches Latin American Culture, Literature and Cinema. Her research is devoted to the impact of social change and migration on cultural production. She works on textual and cinematic na

  vilanova@american.edu

  (202) 885-2393