ILAS Leadership & Staff

The Institute of Latin American Studies (ILAS) is the center for research, teaching and discussion on Latin America at Columbia University. Its main goal is to bring together and provide resources for Columbia faculty, students and visiting scholars, recognizing the diversity of their interests and approaches while strengthening their links with Latin America and with communities of Latin American origin in the United States.

Directors

 

Gustavo S. Azenha
ILAS Executive Director, Director of Graduate Studies, Director of Lemann Center for Brazilian Studies

Claudio Lomnitz
Director, Center for Mexican Studies

Jose Moya
Director, Center for the Study of Greater Caribbean

Margaret Crahan
Director, Cuba Program

Staff

 

Eliza Kwon-Ahn
Senior Manager of Business & Student Affairs

Esteban Andrade
Program & Outreach Manager

Tiago Amaral Ciarallo
Program Assistant

Sócrates Silva
Latin American Bibliographer

Renata Del Riego
Program Assistant, Center for Mexican Studies

Martina Majlis
Communications and Social Media Assistant

Jalileh García
Administrative Assistant

K-12

 

Romina Quezada
Coordinator, K-12 Outreach Program

 
 
 
 

Global Centers

 

Thomas Trebat
Director, Columbia Global Centers | Rio de Janeiro

 
 
 

Adjunct Senior Research Scholars

 

Janice Perlman
Senior Adjunct Research Scholar

Maxine Margolis
Senior Adjunct Research Scholar

Ralph Della Cava
Senior Adjunct Research Scholar