Director and Rev. John A. O’Brien Collegiate Professor of Philosophy
1113 Flanner Hall
Professor Sullivan currently serves as Director of the Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study. She is also a member of the Philosophy Department, the Director of Notre Dame's God and the Good Life Program, and the Principal Investigator of the Mellon Foundation’s Philosophy as a Way of Life grant (2018-2021) and the Templeton Foundation’s Philosophy and Religion Engaged with the Public pilot program.
1121 Flanner Hall
Don serves as the manager of the NDIAS staff and oversees Institute programming, the NDIAS budget, and collaborative projects with internal and external partners. He is also a specialist of U.S. constitutional history and the 19th century and has several degrees in music.
Assistant Director for Research and Outreach
1122 Flanner Hall
Paul assists with grant writing and grant fulfillment for the NDIAS, and he helps organize its Ph.D. programming. He is also a teacher and researcher of philosophy, specializing in epistemology and action theory.
Events and Academic Support Program Manager
1124 Flanner Hall
Carolyn executes all NDIAS events and assists Fellows with their housing, orientation, and ongoing campus needs. Her degree is in English literature and creative writing, and she continues to write poetry and short stories.
Fellowships, Outreach, and Operations Program Manager
1123 Flanner Hall
Kristian manages the NDIAS fellowship application and review process, assists with marketing and communications, and oversees the Institute's facilities and technological needs. He is also a trained philosopher with expertise in theoretical ethics and ethical history.