International Studies Institute
College of Arts and Sciences
University of New Mexico

Eleni Bastéa, Director
Christine Sauer, Associate Director

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International Studies Institute

MSC03 2165
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Location:
Humanities, 4th Floor, Room 420

Phone: (505) 277-1991
Fax: (505) 277-1208


About ISI

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The International Studies Institute (ISI) is an umbrella organization for the interdisciplinary undergraduate program in International Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of New Mexico. The goal of the Institute is to pursue broad-based initiatives such as coordinating lecture series and conferences, reaching out to secondary schools, and supporting international and interdisciplinary study, research, and outreach programs.

As an institute that serves undergraduates and the associated faculty in International Studies, our primary goal is to provide greater opportunities for the dissemination of knowledge about all parts of the world on the UNM campus and throughout the state.

ISI seeks to attract faculty with international experience, and develop relationships with local, regional, and global communities by supporting faculty and student exchange programs to all parts of the world.

For information on the International Studies major, please contact
    Professor Eleni Bastéa
    Professor Christine Sauer
    Academic Advisor Farah Nousheen


News & Upcoming Events

Fall 2016 Lecture Series
Monday, October 10,  5
:30 pm
George Pearl Hall Auditorium, UNM campus (map)

The Primacy of Place for Architectural Meaning
Alberto Pérez-Gómez
, Ph.D.

Dr. Pérez-Gómez is Saidye Rosner Bronfman Professor of the History of Architecture at McGill University, where he directs the History and Theory option.

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Fall 2016 schedule

Special Lecture  • Friday, October 28, 2016

A lecture by Joseph Jupille, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Political Science University of Colorado, Boulder

The EU: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Brexit & the European Union (details)

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Fall 2016 Lecture in Contemporary Jewish Studies

Monday, November 14, 1:00-2:00 pm
Keller Hall, Popejoy Building, UNM
Q&A to follow the lecture.

The Contest over the Emancipation of European Jewry in the 17th and 18th centuries

Jonathan Israel, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus
Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton

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Faculty Colloquium in conjunction with the Contemporary Jewish Studies Lecture
Tuesday, November 15, 12:00 - 1:30 pm
1104 Mesa Vista Hall (History Commons)

Jonathan Israel, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus
Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton

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Fall 2016 Lecture Series

The Power of Place
Globalization & Local Identities

Mondays at 5:30 pm August 29 - November 29
George Pearl Hall Auditorium (School of Architecture and Planning) map

Schedule with links to individual lectures

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