Faculty and Staff
Kathleen Modrowski – Assistant Dean
Kathleen Modrowski is the Assistant Dean of LIU Global, where she has been a member of the faculty since 1988. Kathleen studied in the United States and France. She received her B.A. in History and Literature from the University of Toledo, Ohio. In Paris, she received her M.A. at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) where she majored in cultural anthropology specializing in the Arab society of North Africa. She lived in Tunisia for three years doing advanced research on the economic consequences of sedentarization among Bedouin tribes of the Sahara. Kathleen complemented her studies in cultural anthropology with training as a visual anthropologist learning documentary film and photography in France and in the United States. Since 1994 she has worked in human rights education with Peoples’ Movement for Human Rights Education (PDHRE), where she is currently Education Project consultant and member of the Board of Directors. Kathleen has carried out numerous training programs in popular human rights education in countries including Senegal, Mali, Turkey, France and the United States. She has developed local programs on human rights and sustainable development. Her research includes work on popular human rights education, including the right to health and traditional medicine and experiential education.