Director and Staff
Director and Rev. John J. Cavanaugh, C.S.C., Professor of the Humanities
1060E Nanovic Hall (574) 631-5253 William.C.Donahue.email@example.com
William Collins Donahue, the Rev. John J. Cavanaugh, C.S.C., Professor of the Humanities, has served as Director of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies since 2018. He is a member of the Department of German and Russian Languages and Literatures, where he has served as Chair since 2015.
Monica serves as a staff manager, oversees planning and protocol for events, the administration of the Laura Shannon Prize in Contemporary European Studies, and the Catholic Leadership Institute for the Catholic Universities Partnership.
Grant Osborn serves as faculty contact and oversees messaging, grant writing, and special projects for the Nanovic Institute.
Melanie serves as the Institute's financial manager, office coordinator, and assistant to the director, as well as overseeing event operations.
Jennifer oversees graphic design and publication production for both the Nanovic Institute for European Studies and the Liu Institute for Asia & Asian Studies.
Communications and Publications Coordinator
1060J Nanovic Hall (574) 631-9142 firstname.lastname@example.org
Connor serves as a content creator and editor for the Nanovic Institute. He also helps administer the Laura Shannon Book Prize in Contemporary European Studies, and assists in the curation of the Institute’s databases and publications.
Jennifer coordinates the logistics of Nanovic Institute-sponsored events and guests.
Mark serves as an instructor of European Studies for the Nanovic Institute. He assists in curricular development and the organization of the institute’s new Initiative for Contemporary Europe. His courses include, “What is Europe”, “Berlin, Brussels, and Beyond”, and “European Studies Beyond the Classroom”.
Postdoctoral Research Associate | Interim Director of Undergraduate Studies
1060P Nanovic Hall (574) 631-4582 email@example.com
Heather teaches courses in European Studies and promotes the development of the Initiative for Contemporary Europe at the Nanovic Institute. She also coordinates the Nanovic Film Series and advises the European Union Club at Notre Dame.