International Programs Council

The purpose of the IPC, convened by the Global Programs and Strategy Alliance, is to deliberate, discuss, and help shape the processes and policies that affect international programs and activities across the University. Representatives are appointed by their deans each year.

System Campuses

  • Crookston Rae French Learning abroad adviser
  • Duluth Karl Markgraf Chief international office and director, international programs and services
  • Morris Matt Tollefson Director, Academic Center for Enrichment
  • Rochester Andrew Williams Assistant vice chancellor for student success, engagement, and equity

Twin Cities Colleges/Schools

  • Biological Sciences David Greenstein Associate dean for research
  • Continuing and Professional Studies Mike Anderson Director, Minnesota English Language Program
  • Dentistry Karin Quick Associate clinical specialist
  • Design Sue Chu Associate dean
  • Education and Human Development Marina Aleixo Program director, international initiatives and relations
  • Extension John Vreyens Director
  • Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences Shelly Fisher Program coordinator, study abroad and internationalization
  • Graduate School Etty DeVeaux Assistant to the vice provost and dean of graduate education
  • Law School Kara Galvin Director, international and graduate programs
  • Liberal Arts Evelyn Davidheiser Assistant dean and director, Institute for Global Studies
  • Management, Carlson School Anne D'Angelo Assistant dean
  • Medical School Vacant
  • Nursing Carolyn Porta Director, international programming
  • Pharmacy Henning Schroeder Professor and director of international programs
  • Public Affairs, Humphrey School Diana Beck Director, academic programs
  • Public Health Beth Virnig Professor and senior associate dean
  • Science and Engineering Adam Pagel Coordinator, international programs
  • Veterinary Medicine Maria Sol Perez Research development manager, Center for Animal Health and Food Safety

Offices, Programs, and Centers

  • Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility Shailey Prasad Executive director
  • Equity and Diversity Virajita Singh Associate vice provost
  • General Counsel Ruilin Li Senior associate general counsel
  • Information Technology Vacant
  • Institute on the Environment Beth Mercer-Taylor Sustainability education coordinator
  • Libraries David Faust Librarian, South Asia and Middle East studies
  • President’s Office Bill Haldeman Senior assistant to the president
  • Provost’s Office Erin Slattengren Assistant to the provost
  • Public Engagement Amber Cameron Associate director
  • Research, Office of the Vice President Dan Gilchrist Communications director
  • Risk Management Steve Pardoe Director, risk management and insurance
  • Student Affairs June Nobbe Assistant vice provost
  • University of Minnesota Alumni Association Audra Gerlach Ferrall Director, international alumni and travel
  • University of Minnesota Foundation Tim Wolf Director, international development