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255 S. 36th Street

635 Williams Hall

Philadelphia, PA 19104-6305

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Contact Numbers:

Please note, email is preffered

215.898.0452 (main)

215.573.3207 (fax)


Appointments: Students wishing to speak to an IR advisor must book an appointment in advance. To book, please navigate to:

Students pursuing a minor in international relations are encouraged to refer to the curriculum webpage. We do not accept petitions or grant exceptions to the IR minor.

Pre-College Students: The IR Program welcomes visits throughout the year and is happy to field questions. For these inquiries, we encourage you to contact Tomoharu Nishino (


Walter A. McDougall, Director: 

Tomoharu Nishino, Co-Director:

Mark Castillo, Program Coordinator: