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Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages

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Main Office

The main office of the Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages is located in the Academic Building. Contact information for department leadership, administration and specific languages are listed below. For faculty members' office locations, please view the faculty directory.

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

Phone: 215.895.1208
Fax: 215.895.6381

Department Leadership

Rebecca Clothey

Rebecca Clothey, PhD
Department Head;
Director, Asian Studies Program;
Associate Professor
Phone: 215.895.5931 | Office: Academic 310

Brenda Dyer

Brenda Dyer, MA
Director, Modern Languages;
Contact for French Study Abroad Course Approvals;
Associate Teaching Professor of French
Phone: 215.895.6281 | Office: Academic Building, 321

Kate Hughes

Kate Hughes
Academic Advisor, Global Studies & Modern Languages;
Phone: 215.895.1208 | Office: Academic 311

Nada Matta, PhD

Nada Matta, PhD
Director, Middle East and North Africa Studies Program;
Assistant Professor
Phone: 215.895.3787 | Office: Academic Building, 318


Donna Carpenter

Donna Carpenter
Department Administrator
Phone: 215.895.1863 | Office: Academic 312

Modern Languages Faculty Contacts

Please contact the faculty members below with any questions you may have about the Modern Languages Program, language placement and study abroad approvals.