• PY_with_logo

    See the collection of talks by ACLS President Pauline Yu. 

  • 2018-board

    The ACLS Board of Directors at the 2018 annual meeting.  William Kirby, board chair, is at Pauline's right. See board and committees.

  • 2018-PY-ELewis

    Pauline in conversation with Earl Lewis, then president of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.  See the video series.

ACLS Staff


Elisabeta L. Pop
Manager of International Programs

212-697-1505 x130

Elisabeta L. Pop joined ACLS in 2012 as program assistant for international programs. She is involved in managing the annual fellowship competitions and associated activities and events for the Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS Program in China Studies, The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Program in Buddhist Studies, the Carnegie African Humanities Program, and the Program in East Europe Studies. She is also the managing editor of East European Politics and Societies and Cultures (EEPS).

She moved from Transylvania, Romania in 2004 to complete her higher education in New York. Pop holds an MA in politics from The New School for Social Research and a BA in government and politics from St. John’s University. She was an intern at the Permanent Mission of Romania to the United Nations and a program associate for the Transregional Center for Democratic Studies at The New School.


ACLS Staff

Office of the President
Pauline Yu  
Sandra Bradley
Hui Yon Kim

Office of the Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
James Shulman
Kelly Buttermore

Fellowships & Public Programs
Matthew Goldfeder
John Paul Christy
Rachel Bernard
Valerie Popp
Cindy Mueller
Tami Shaloum
Jaelen Floyd
Anna Marchese

International Programs
Andrzej W. Tymowski
Elisabeta L. Pop
Katie Smith  

Nicole Glotzer

ACLS Humanities
Clare Doyle
C. Lee Walton

Simon Guzman
James Manekas
Servio Moreno

Web & Information Systems
Candace Frede