Columbia University


Year Program Established: 1988

Approximate Number of Students Enrolled (per academic term): 100

Level of Program Offered (and when established):

Undergraduate level elective courses (1988)

Special concentration by petition (1988)

Graduate supervision (1997)

Special concentration (2000) in Modern Greek Studies (Columbia)

Minor in Modern Greek (Barnard)


Full Time Faculty:

Karen Van Dyck, Director, (Hellenic Studies), Kimon A. Doukas Professor of Modern Greek Language and Literature (Classics, IRWAG)

Stathis Gourgouris, Professor (Institute for Comparative Literature and Society, Classics, English)

Vangelis Calotychos, Associate Professor of Modern Greek Literature and Culture (Classics)

Mark Mazower, , Ira D. Wallach Professor of History (History)

Nadia Urbinati, Kyriakos Tsakopoulos Professor of Political Theory and Hellenic Studies (Political Science)

Christine Philliou, Associate Professor (History)

Ioannis Mylonopoulos, Assistant Professor (Art History and Archaeology)

Toby Lee, Lecturer (Hellenic Studies, Classics)

Katerina Stergiopoulos (Hellenic Studies, Classics)


Sponsoring Departments/Administrative Entities:

Classics Department

Anthropology Department

Blinken European Institute

Harriman Institute

History Department

Institute for Research on Women and Gender

Institute for Comparative Literature and Society

Does the program offer financial support to students? No

Does the institution offer financial support to students? Yes