African Studies Center

Directions to the African Studies Center – BU MAPS

232 Bay State Road, 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02215


Fallou Ngom, Director
Phone: 617-353-7305

James McCann, Associate Director for Development
Phone: 617-353-7308

Alix Saba, Program Administrator
Phone: 617-353-7311

Zoliswa O. Mali, Director, South African Languages
Phone: 617-358-5137

Judith Mmari, Lecturer, Swahili
Phone: 617-358-5138

Nneka Agba, Lecturer, Igbo
Phone: 617-353-3673

Mustapha Hashim Kurfi, Lecturer, Hausa
Phone: 617-353-5698

Telahun Gebrehiwot, Lecturer, Amharic
Phone: 617-353-3673

Lamine Diallo, Lecturer, Wolof
Phone: 617-353-5698

Prince Obiri-Mainoo, Lecturer, Akan Twi
Phone: 617-353-3673

Geofred Osoro, Lecturer, Swahili
Phone: 617-353-3673

Breeanna Elliott, Outreach Specialist
Phone: 617-353-7303

Michael DiBlasi, Publications Editor
Phone: 617-353-7306

Sandi McCann, Sr. Production Assistant
Phone: 617-353-7306

Beth Restrick, Head Librarian
Phone: 617-358-4933

Rachel Dwyer, Assistant Head Librarian
Phone: 617-358-3726

Gabe Adugna, Africana Librarian
Phone: 617-353-3726

Caroline Johnson, Operations Manager
Phone:  617-353-8902


Fax: 617-353-4975

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