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Center for Interdisciplinary Study

Main Office

The Center for Interdisciplinary Study (CIS) is located at 3250 Chestnut Street in 5051B MacAlister Hall, and offers a lounge that is open to all members of our community.
5051B MacAlister Hall
3250 Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Center Leadership

Abioseh Porter, PhD

Africana Studies

Abioseh Porter, PhD
Interim Director, Africana Studies;
Professor of English and Philosophy

Henry Israeli, MFA

Jewish Studies

Henry Israeli, MFA
Director, Jewish Studies;
Associate Teaching Professor of English and Philosophy

Jennifer Yusin, PhD

Women’s and Gender Studies

Jennifer Yusin, PhD
Director, Women’s and Gender Studies;
Associate Professor of English and Philosophy