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International Media Adjunct Faculty

SIS Faculty

  1. Fanta Aw, Assistant VP of Campus Life

    Campus Life

    Dr. Fanta Aw is Assistant Vice President of Campus Life and Hurst Senior Professorial Lecturer in the School of International Service in Washington D.C. Dr. Aw oversees all administrative, programmatic and personnel operations related to Internationa… More

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    (202) 885-3357

  2. Abbas Malek, Adjunct Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

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  3. Eric Novotny, Hurst Adj Professorial Lecturer

    Eric J. Novotny has been appointed Senior Advisor, Democracy and Technology, at the U.S. Agency for International Development. In this position, Dr. Novotny will be designing and managing a large portfolio of programs that use advanced information an… More

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  4. Josef Olmert, Adjunct Professor

    Dr. Josef Olmert's career spans three decades. A native of Israel, he was formerly a professor of Middle Eastern Studies at Tel Aviv, Hebrew, and Bar-Ilan Universities in his home country. He has previously taught at Cornell University, City College … More

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  5. Alexandra Parrs, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    SIS - School of International Service

    Professor Parrs has taught cross-cultural communication at American University since spring 2010. Prior to that, she taught anthropology and cross-cultural communication in Muscat, Oman and led a virtual communication project that allowed Omani and A… More

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    (202) 885-6167

  6. Amanda Taylor, Professorial Lecturer

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Amanda Taylor’s research and teaching focus on the intersection of culture, power, and education. She is particularly interested in the role of race in shaping educational policy and practice as well as community organizing for school reform. Her wor… More

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    (202) 885-2496

  7. Susan Zimicki, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer