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Contact the Department of Global Studies & Modern Languages

The main office of the Department of Global Studies & Modern Languages is located in MacAlister Hall. Contact information for department leadership and administration can be found below. For faculty office locations, please view the directory.

Main Office

Academic Building
101 N. 33rd Street, 3rd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Phone: 215.895.1208
Fax: 215.895.6381

Department Leadership

Rogelio Minana, PhD

Rogelio Miñana, PhD
Department Head; Professor of Spanish
Phone: 215.571.3194 | Office: Academic 310

Mary Ebeling

Mary Ebeling, PhD
Director of Women's and Gender Studies; Associate Professor of Sociology
Phone: 215.895.6145 | Office: 3201 Arch Street, 285

Brenda Dyer

Brenda Dyer
Director of Modern Languages; Associate Teaching Professor of French
Phone: 215.895.6281 | Office: Academic 321

Kate Hughes

Kate Hughes
Interim Director of Global Studies Major, Academic Adviser
Phone: 215.895.1208 | Office: Academic 311

Toni Pitock, PhD

Toni Pitock, PhD
Co-Director, Judaic Studies Program; Assistant Teaching Professor
Phone: 215.895.2463 | Office: MacAlister 3025

Alexander Friedlander, PhD

Alexander Friedlander, PhD
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education in the College of Arts and Sciences; Interim Co-Director, Judaic Studies Program; Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Communication
Phone: 215.895.2602 | Office: MacAlister 4020

Language Contacts for Study Abroad Course Approvals


Jessica Kratzer

Jessica Kratzer
Department Administrator
Phone: 215.895.1863 | Office: Academic 308

Jackie Rios

Jacqueline Rios
Communication and Events Coordinator
Phone: 215.895.6910 | Office: Academic 308

Prospective Student Inquiries

Drexel College of Arts and Sciences Director of Recruiting Kelly Schimpf

Kelly Schimpf
Director of Recruitment
College of Arts of Sciences
3250 Chestnut Street
4020 MacAlister Hall