Contact Us

Email: iah@ucsd.eduMuir College

General Offices

  • African American Studies Minor: (858) 534-3856
  • Chinese Studies Program: (858) 534-6477
  • Chicano/a and Latino/a Arts & Humanities: (858) 822-4059
  • Classical Studies Program: (858) 534-4551
  • European Studies Program: (858) 534-4551
  • German Studies Program: (858) 534-4551
  • Italian Studies Program: (858) 534-4551
  • Japanese Studies Program: (858) 534-3598HSS
  • Jewish Studies Program: (858) 534-4551
  • Korean Studies Program: (858) 534-0491
  • Middle East Studies Program: (858) 534-4551
  • Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies: (858) 534-4551
  • Science Studies Program: (858) 534-0491
  • Third World Studies Program: (858) 822-4059

Luis Alvarez, Director


Mark Hanna, Associate Director


Faculty & Staff List


Mailing Address

Institute of Arts and Humanities (IAH)
University of California San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0113
La Jolla, CA 92093-0113

Office Location

Humanities and Social Sciences Building, 1st Floor─Tower


  • From I-5, take the La Jolla Village Drive exit heading west.
  • La Jolla Village Drive curves to the north and becomes N. Torrey Pines Rd.
  • Heading north on N. Torrey Pines Rd., turn right on Muir College Drive.
  • Turn right into the first parking lot, P206.
  • Purchase a parking permit at one of the pay stations and park in a designated spot.
  • From P206, walk east to the next parking lot (P207). From there, follow the crosswalk south across Scholars Drive.
  • Continue to follow the walkway south until you reach the tower of the Humanities & Social Sciences building.
  • IAH is on the first floor. More information on parking at UCSD


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