Contact Us

Have questions about concentrating in Government? Want to know more about the concentration or secondary field? Please stop by the undergraduate office, email us, or set up a meeting with the Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUS) through the link below. If you are an upperclass student, you can also reach out to your house's Government Concentration Adviser.

The undergraduate office is conveniently located on the first floor of the Center for Government and International Studies (CGIS), Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138. 

Members of the Undergraduate Office:

Director of Undergraduate StudiesProf. Cheryl Welch

Office: CGIS Knafel 151A

Phone: (617) 495-5855
Email: cwelch@gov.harvard.edu

Office Hours for Prof. Welch: Tuesdays 2-5 p.m., Wednesdays 9am-12 p.m., Thursdays 2-5 p.m., or by appointment. Please use this link to request an appointment: https://bit.ly/CherylWelch

Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies: Dr. George Soroka
1737 Cambridge Street
Knafel 151D
Cambridge, MA  02138
phone: (617) 495-9890
email: soroka@fas.harvard.edu

Office Hours for Dr. Soroka: Mondays and Fridays 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., or by appointment. Please email Dr. Soroka to make an appointment.

Coordinator of Undergraduate Studies: Karen Kaletka

1737 Cambridge Street
Knafel 151B
Cambridge, MA  02138
phone: (617) 496-8528
email: kbkaletka@gov.harvard.edu

Student Services Staff Assistant: Nisrine Naqqad
1737 Cambridge Street
Knafel 151D
Cambridge, MA 02138
phone: (617) 495-3249
email: nnaqqad@gov.harvard.edu