Study Abroad Advisory Committee
Study Abroad Advisory Committee Charge
- Advise on development and implementation of comprehensive UC Davis Study Abroad strategic plan to increase participation in study abroad.
- Review academic advising policies and procedures with respect to study abroad.
- Inform and advise UC Davis Study Abroad management team on addressing institutional challenges to study abroad and other kinds of international experiences.
- Facilitate coordination between campus units to address institutional challenges.
- Determine how UC Davis Study Abroad can meet the unique needs of students in each college/school.
Deans or a designate (e.g. associate dean) from each college and school of the university, directors or a designate from campus units (Financial Aid, Undergraduate Admissions, Student Affairs), and the management team of UC Davis Study Abroad.
Other campus staff and select faculty with a history of involvement in study abroad will be invited to join meeting/s as needed for consultation on specific topics.
Once per quarter, 3 times annually.
Adrienne Martín, Associate Vice Provost, Global Affairs
Andres Resendez, Chair, Committee on International Education (CIE), Academic Senate
Aliki Dragona, Faculty Director, UC Davis Summer Abroad, Faculty Director, UC Davis Quarter Abroad, UC Davis Study Abroad
Fadi Fathallah, Faculty Director, UC Education Abroad Program, Faculty Director, Independent Programs, UC Davis Study Abroad
Zachary Frieders, Director, UC Davis Study Abroad
Jim Forkin, Program Manager, UC Davis Study Abroad
Emily Prieto, Chief of Staff, Student Affairs
Lora Jo Bossio, Associate Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs
Mitsuko Leonard, Director, National/International Recruitment and Evaluation, Admissions
Katherine Green, Student Representative, Associated Students of UC Davis (ASUCD)
Jan Hopmans, Associate Dean, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Susan Ebeler, Associate Dean, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Susan Keen, Associate Dean, Undergraduate Academic Programs, College of Biological Sciences
Sashi Kunnath, Chair, Civil and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering
Pablo Ortiz, Professor, Music Department, Division of Humanities, Arts and Cultural Studies, College of Letters and Science
James McClain, Associate Dean, Division of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, College of Letters and Science
David Biale, Professor, History, Division of Social Sciences, College of Letters and Science
Paul Heckman, Associate Dean, School of Education
Patricia Conrad, Associate Dean, Global Programs, School of Veterinary Medicine; One Health: Water, Animals, Food and Society Center, UC Global Health Institute
Beth Greenwood, Associate Dean, School of Law and UC Davis Extension
Nicole Ranganath, Director, Global Study Program, UC Davis Extension
Lili Bynes, Co-Director, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Administrative Support: Parvin Damania, Administrative Assistant, Global Affairs