Global Engagement

About Global Engagement

  • Russell Powell

    Associate Provost for Global Engagement

    Dr. Powell has served as a professor in the Seattle University School of Law since 2005. Much of his scholarship and other professional endeavors have been globally oriented. He began his career as a Foreign Service Officer with the U.S. Department of State. Extensively published and currently writing a book on Turkish secularism, his main area of interest as a teacher and scholar is Comparative Religious Jurisprudence. He reads and speaks a number of languages including Turkish and Farsi. Dr. Powell holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from Harvard College, a Juris Doctor from University of Virginia School of Law, a Master of Arts in Social Philosophy from Loyola University of Chicago and a Ph.D. in Near and Middle Eastern Studies from the University of Washington.

    Phone: 206-296-6384


    Mailing Address

    Global Engagement
    Seattle University
    901 12th Avenue
    P.O. Box 222000
    Seattle, WA 98122-1090

  • Sahara Desert, Morocco, by Devan L Miller, ’13