The NYU Center for the Humanities Advisory Board consists of faculty and administrators from NYU’s many schools an units that support a humanities curriculum. Members are appointed by the Provost and serve for a three-year term. The Advisory Board meets to discuss yearly programming and members serve on committees to review applications to the Center’s programs.
Associate Vice Provost for Academic Affairs and Special Projects; Director of Environmental Humanities Initiative; Faculty, English and Environmental Studies, Faculty of Arts & Science
Director, Center for the Humanities; University Professor, Departments of German and Comparative Literature, Faculty of Arts & Science
Director, New York Institute for the Humanities
Gabriela Basterra [sabbatical 2019-20]
Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature
Dean for the Humanities; Silver Professor; Professor of Social and Cultural Analysis and English
Vice Provost for Undergraduate Academic Affairs and for the Humanities; Associate Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Faculty of Arts & Science
Associate Professor, Anthropology; Associated Faculty, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Faculty of Arts & Science, and NYU Prison Education Program
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine; Department of Journalism, Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute
The NYU Center for the Humanities is generously supported by funding from the Office of the Provost at NYU and an endowment from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.