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Promise Armenian Institute

Image for Ann KaragozianAnn Karagozian

Inaugural Director, The Promise Armenian Institute

Distinguished Professor, Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Image for Hasmik BaghdasaryanHasmik Baghdasaryan

Program Representative

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Program Representative

Undergraduate Advisor


Armenian Studies Center

Image for Sebouh AslanianSebouh Aslanian

Inaugural Director, Armenian Study Center

Richard Hovannisian Endowed Chair in Modern Armenian History

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Director, Center for World Languages

Narekatsi Professor of Armenian Studies

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Lecturer in Armenian

Image for Hrach MartirosyanHrach Martirosyan

Instructor in East Armenian

Image for Kristine Martirosyan-OlshanskyKristine Martirosyan-Olshansky

Postdoctoral Scholar, UCLA Cotsen Institute of Archaeology

Director of the Research Program in Armenian Archaeology and Ethnography

Image for Serap Ruken SengulSerap Ruken Sengul

Distinguished Research Fellow through the Promise Institute for Human Rights and the Center for Near Eastern Studies


Public Impact: Research and Outreach to the Community and the Republic of Armenia

Medicine, Public Health and Sociology

Image for Victor  AgadjanianVictor Agadjanian

Professor of Sociology

Image for Alina Dorian, PhDAlina Dorian, PhD

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Associate Director of MPH-HP Program, Department of Community Health Sciences

Image for Shant Shekherdimian, MDShant Shekherdimian, MD

Pediatric Surgery

Image for Eric Esrailian, MD, MPHEric Esrailian, MD, MPH

Chief, Vatche and Tamar Manoukian Division of Digestive Diseases; Director, Melvin and Bren Simon Digestive Diseases Center; Lincy Foundation Chair in Clinical Gastroenterology

Image for Haroutune ArmenianHaroutune Armenian

Professor in Residence, School of Public Health

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Professor, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Image for Valentina Ogaryan, PhDValentina Ogaryan, PhD

Clinical Psychologist

Image for Wayne Grody, MD, PhDWayne Grody, MD, PhD

Professor in the Departments of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Pediatrics, and Human Genetics

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Director of UCLA's International Nursing Center


Armenian Music Program

Image for Movses PogossianMovses Pogossian

Professor, Director of the Armenian Music Program and Artistic Director of the Dilijan Chamber Music Series

Image for Hasmik BaghdasaryanHasmik Baghdasaryan

Outreach Coordinator, UCLA Armenian Music Program

Image for Melissa BilalMelissa Bilal

Lecturer, Ethnomusicology

Image for Varty ManouelianVarty Manouelian

Lecturer, Violin Performance; Violin LA Phil, Music Performance

Image for Karenn Chutjian-PrestiKarenn Chutjian-Presti

Lecturer, Vocal Diction and Vocal Coaching, School of Music