The Nanovic Institute is led by the director, staff, faculty committee, and an advisory board. It is also affiliated with over 100 faculty fellows from across the university and a growing list of visiting scholars. It sponsors the scholarly and professional work of over 100 undergraduate and graduate students every year.

The institute collaborates frequently with other centers, institutes, and schools at Notre Dame, and serves to connect Notre Dame to other European universities, such as those in our Catholic Universities Partnership.

  1. Clemens Sedmak 2234 April2021 Web

    Clemens Sedmak

    Director and Professor of Social Ethics

  2. Ballinger

    Pamela Ballinger

    Affiliated Scholar 2023-24

  3. Pedro Bolsonaro 25 600x

    Pedro Bolsonaro

    Student Assistant

  4. Magdalena Charzynska-Wojcik, 2017

    Magdalena Charzynska-Wojcik

    Affiliated Scholar 2022-24

  5. Taras Dobko, Visiting Scholar, Ukrainian Catholic University

    Taras Dobko

    Affiliated Scholar 2023-24

  6. Moritz Graefrath

    Moritz Graefrath

    Affiliated Scholar 2023-24

  7. Abigail Lewis, postdoctoral research associate

    Abigail Lewis

    Director of Undergraduate Studies, Postdoctoral Research Associate

  8. Rev. James Lies, C.S.C.

    Rev. James Lies, C.S.C.

    Senior Advisor for Faculty Fellow Affairs and Partnerships

  9. Abigail Mancuso

    Abby Mancuso

    Student Assistant

  10. Darah Iohana Meira Santos

    Darah Iohana Meira Santos

    Student Assistant

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    Morgan Munsen

    Research and Partnerships Program Manager

  12. Hildegund Muller 2248 April2021 Web

    Hildegund Müller

    Senior Liaison for Research and Curricular Affairs, and Associate Professor of Classics

  13. Grant Osborn 2254 April2021 Web

    Grant Osborn

    Senior Associate Director

  14. Beka Prince in front of JNH

    Rebekah Prince

    Program Manager, Events and Operations

  15. A headshot of Keith Sayer.

    Keith Sayer

    Communications Program Director

  16. Matthew Scherber

    Matthew Scherber

    Student Assistant

  17. Ana Sofia Toscano

    Ana Sofia Toscano

    Student Assistant

  18. Melanie Webb 2255 April2021 Web

    Melanie Webb

    Associate Director

  19. Mechtild Widrich

    Mechtild Widrich

    Affiliated Scholar 2023-24