International Studies

The Committee on International Studies shall have oversight of all international educational studies for students and faculty such as (but not limited to) short-term and semester study abroad programs, international scholarship opportunities, World Scholars, international service learning and research programs, and/or any academic program with an embedded global experience.  The committee will review, make recommendations, and advise on curricula, and on policies and procedures to promote international educational development and activities.  The committee will also provide oversight for programs for international students studying on the University of Delaware campus.

The Committee shall consist of six faculty. Faculty shall be from at least four of the seven colleges. The Committee on Committees and Nominations shall appoint the faculty members for this committee for terms of three years. Appointments shall be scheduled such that the faculty member’s terms will expire in a staggered manner. The Committee on Committees and Nominations shall appoint annually the chairperson from the six faculty members. A seventh member of the committee shall be the Associate Deputy Provost for international programs or his or her designee, and this member shall serve to facilitate interactions between the committee and relevant administrative offices. The committee will also include one undergraduate and one graduate student.

Chair: Barbara Settles/Jeff Schneider

Committee Members:

Beth Orsega- Smith
eosmith@udel.edu
302-831-6681
Behavioral Health and Nutrition
2021

Zuabar Hossain
zubaer@udel.edu
302-831-0900
Mechanical Engineering
2021

Barbara Settles
settlesb@udel.edu
302-831-2934
Human Development and Family Sciences
2022

Ri Na
nari@udel.edu
302-831-1465
Civil and Environmental Engineering
2022

Hans-Jörg Busch
leipzig@udel.edu
302-831-2040
Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
2022

Carleton Cooper
crcooper@udel.edu
302-831-6062
Biological Sciences
2021

Jeff Schneider
gschneid@udel.edu
302-831-4107
Kinesiology and Applied Physiology
2022

Nick Kilmer
nkilmer@udel.edu
Undergraduate Student Representative
2021

Graduate Student Representative
2020

Ravi Ammigan
rammigan@udel.edu
302-831-2115
Associate Deputy Provost, Institute for Global Studies