SAS Computing Local Support Providers — Programs, Centers, & Institutes

Here is a list of local support providers (LSPs) for SAS Programs, Centers and Institutes. We also have a list for SAS academic departments.

If you are unsure of who provides your computing support or if your organizational affiliation does not appear on one of these lists, please send email to and we'll connect you with someone who can help you.

African Studies Center
Phil Miraglia (215-573-7419) and Adam Podlaski (215-898-6547)
Center for Africana Studies
Social Sciences Computing (215-898-6454)
AFRC-LSP@sas.upenn.edu
Center for Ancient Studies
Marcus Johnson (215-898-0065) for faculty in Cohen Hall
cohen-help@groups.sas.upenn.edu
or
Amy Zoll (215-573-0896) for faculty in University Museum
anth-lsp@ssc.upenn.edu
Asian American Studies
Social Sciences Computing Staff (215-898-6454)
Biochemistry
Tony Baruffi (215-573-5585)
Biochemistry and Biophysics
UPHS, School of Medicine Information Services
Center for Bioethics
UPHS, School of Medicine Information Services
Biological Basis of Behavior
Sherry Michael Weller (215-898-2141)
Master of Biotechnology
Computing and Educational Technology Services (CETS) in SEAS (215-898-4707)
Chinese Language Program
Phil Miraglia (215-573-7419) and Adam Podlaski (215-898-6547)
Center for Cognitive Neuroscience (CCN)
Sherry Michael Weller (215-898-2141)
Institute for Research in Cognitive Science (IRCS)
staff (746-2396)
Communication Within the Curriculum (CWiC)
Marcus Johnson (215-898-0065)
help@college.sas.upenn.edu
Computational Biology
Shaheen Beg and Ian Smith (215-898-9735)
Biology Computing Help Request Form
Center for East Asian Studies
Phil Miraglia (215-573-7419) and Adam Podlaski (215-898-6547)
English Language Programs
Rebecca Cottrell (215-898-5522)
elp-help@sas.upenn.edu
Institute for Environmental Studies
Desktop Computing Services (215-898-9292)
Fels Center of Government
Social Sciences Computing (215-898-6454)
Fox Leadership and PRRUCS
Social Sciences Computing (215-898-6454)
Center for Folklore and Ethnography
Marcus Johnson (215-898-0065)
Penn Humanities Forum
Amy Zoll (215-573-0896)
anth-lsp@ssc.upenn.edu
Center for the Advanced Study of India (CASI)
Taryn Kutish (215-898-6454)
Center for Italian Studies
Phil Miraglia (215-573-7419) and Adam Podlaski (215-898-6547)
Christopher H. Browne Center for International Politics
Taryn Kutish (215-898-6454)
International Relations Program
Phil Miraglia (215-573-7419) and Adam Podlaski (215-898-6547)
Huntsman Program in International Studies & Business
Academic Distributed IT Support Reps in Wharton Computing (215-898-8600)
Jewish Studies Program
Phil Miraglia (215-573-7419) and Adam Podlaski (215-898-6547)
Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies
Mike Shannon (215-238-1290)
Laboratory for Research on the Structure of Matter
Computing and Educational Technology Services (CETS) in SEAS (215-898-4707)
Latin American and Latino Studies
Marcus Johnson (215-898-0065)
The Jerry Lee Center of Criminology
Taryn Kutish (215-898-6454)
McNeil Center for Early American Studies (MCEAS)
Joslin Ham (215-573-8397)
Penn Language Center (PLC)i
Phil Miraglia (215-573-7419) and Adam Podlaski (215-898-6547)
Middle East Center (MEC)
Brian Kirk (215-898-6211)
Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Shawn Hyla (215-573-5768)
Organizational Dynamics
Simon Dyjas (215-898-6454)
Perceptive Psychology
Chris Leary (746-2396)
Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE)
Marcus Johnson (215-898-0065)
Population Studies Center
Simon Dyjas (215-898-6454)
Positive Psychology Center
Sherry Michael Weller (215-898-2141)
Centers for Programs in Contemporary Writing
Chris Martin (215-573-2500), starting June 1, 2011
South Asia Center
Phil Miraglia (215-573-7419) and Adam Podlaski (215-898-6547)
Center for Teaching & Learning (CTL)
Marcus Johnson (215-898-0065)
Theater Arts
Brian Kirk (215-898-6211)
Urban Studies
Taryn Kutish (215-898-6454)
Vagelos Scholars Program
Tony Baruffi (215-573-5585)
Washington Semester Program
Social Sciences Computing (215-898-6454)
Women's Studies Program
Marcus Johnson (215-898-0065)