Faculty Fellow Blog

Rebecca Friedman Rebecca Friedman is Faculty Fellow, Office of the Provost (2015-2017) and is an Associate Professor of History. During her tenure as Faculty Fellow, Friedman will work closely with the Office for Faculty and Global Affairs. Her research is focused on modern Russian cultural and gender history. During her 15 years at FIU, Friedman has participated in multiple interdisciplinary programs and served in numerous administrative capacities, including GSIPA, the Humanities Program at BBC and Women’s Studies. As Director of the EU Center, she has served as PI for numerous grants from the EU Commission, which collectively have brought the university approximately one million dollars in grant monies and institutional supports.

In her role as Faculty Fellow, Rebecca hopes to serve as a bridge for communication between the administration and the faculty at FIU. This blog is one avenue that may open up and deepen that communication.