Amanda Skofstad | July 31, 2017
JoAnn DellaNeva, professor of Romance languages and literatures, has been appointed academic director of University of Notre Dame’s London Global Gateway by Michael Pippenger, vice president and associate provost for internationalization.
During her two-year term, DellaNeva will hold full academic oversight of the Gateway, including the London undergraduate program and efforts to enhance the University’s research profile in London and beyond. DellaNeva succeeds Roger Alford, associate dean and professor of law.
DellaNeva is an expert in Renaissance literature and imitation theory and practice. Her research has been recognized with two NEH fellowships and the Sixteenth Century Society & Conference Literature Prize in 2004. A faculty member since 1982, DellaNeva also served as chair of her department from 1989-96 and as associate dean for undergraduate studies in Notre Dame’s College of Arts and Letters from 2010-17.