International Committee

CHARGE    

The International Committee consists of faculty, staff, and students who are appointed by the President and charged with promoting internationalization efforts on campus, and developing and recommending policies, procedures, and partnerships regarding internationalization of the UM community. The duties of the International Committee include review and recommendation of new and ongoing partnership agreements, review and ranking of applications for faculty long-term international activities, and review and recommendation of a recipient for the Distinguished Service to International Education Award.

CABINET OVERSIGHT

Royce C. Engstrom, President

CHAIR

Nader Shooshtari, Business Management

FACULTY (Eight; Three-year term)

Sarah Halvorson, Geography (2018) 

Liz Ametsbichler, Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures (2016)

James Laskin, Physical Therapy (2017)

Soazig LeBihan, Philosophy (2018)

Henriette Lowisch, Journalism (2017)

Anna Sala, Division of Biological Sciences (2018)

Kate Shanley, Native American Studies (2017)

STAFF (Two; Three-year term)

Mika Watanabe, Disability Services for Students (2018)

Edi Stan, Facilities Services (2018)

STUDENT (Three; One-year term)

Vacant

ADDITIONAL REPRESENTATIVES (Appointed by the President; Three-year term)

Administration

Abraham Kim, Director, Mansfield Center (2016)

PERMANENT MEMBERS

Effie Koehn, Director, Foreign Student and Scholar Services

Marja Unkuri-Chaudhry, Office of International Programs

Paulo Zagalo-Melo, Associate Provost for Global Century Education and Director of International Programs

Updated February 2016