Staff

Jonathan Laurence is director of the Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy and a Political Science Professor at Boston College. Prof. Laurence received a B.A., summa cum laude, from Cornell University, a C.E.P. at Sciences Po, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in Government from Harvard University. His principal areas of teaching and research are comparative politics and religion and politics in Western Europe, Turkey and North Africa.


Peter Marino is the Director for the Center for Centers. He is responsible for the overall management of the Center for Centers which provides finance management, human resources, and administrative services to the Clough Center and other designated centers and institutes across the University. He holds a BA in Communication from Boston College.


Joanne Nesdekidis is the Internal Grants Manager for the Center for Centers. She manages the application and award processes, assists in managing grant resources, facilitates reports, and provides grant administrative services to the Clough Center. 


Susan Dunn serves as the Fiscal & Operations Administrator to the Center for Centers. She provides fiscal, HR, and administrative support to the Clough Center and other designated centers and institutes. Dunn holds a BS from Salve Regina University. 


Gaurie Pandey provides web and communications services to the Clough Center as the Web Design and Communications Specialist at the Center for Centers. She holds a BA in Art & Art History from the University of Toronto and an Associate Degree in Interactive Multimedia and Design from the Sheridan Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning. 


Stephanie Querzoli is the Program and Events Manager for the Center for Centers. She provides event support to the Clough Center and other designated centers and institutes on campus. She holds a BS in Communications from Boston University and a MS in Leadership and Administration from Boston College. 


Julia Barrett is the Programs and Events Administrator for the Center for Centers. She provides event support to the Clough Center and other designated centers and institutes on campus. She holds a BS in Hospitality & Tourism Management from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.