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 Kim Gillette Director, international programs
  • Duluth Karl Markgraf Chief international office and director, international programs and services
  • Morris Vacant
  • Rochester Brett Schieve Cultural Engagement Director

Twin Cities Colleges

  • Biological Sciences Nikki Letawsky Shultz Assistant Dean, student services
  • Continuing and Professional Studies Mike Anderson Director, Minnesota English Language Program
  • Design Marilyn DeLong Interim associate dean
  • Education and Human Development Marina Aleixo Program director, international initiatives and relations
  • Extension John Vreyens Director
  • Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences Maggie Wallenta 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 Michael Houston Professor and associate dean
  • Anne D'Angelo Assistant dean
  • Public Affairs, Humphrey School Diana Beck Director, academic programs
  • Science and Engineering Adam Pagel Coordinator, international programs

Academic Health Center

  • Dentistry Karin Quick Associate clinical specialist
  • Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility Shailey Prasad Executive director
  • Amy Scheller Education specialist
  • Medical School Vacant
  • Nursing Carolyn Porta Director, international programming
  • Pharmacy Jason Varin Interim associate dean, professional and external relations
  • Public Health Zobeida Bonilla Assistant Professor, Epidemiology & Community Health
  • Veterinary Medicine Karin Hamilton Instructor

Offices, Programs, and Centers

  • Equity and Diversity Vacant
  • General Counsel Don Amundson 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 Vacant
  • Provost’s Office Marlo Welshons Assistant to the provost
  • Public Engagement Amber Cameron Associate director
  • Research, Office of the Vice President Claudia Neuhauser Professor
  • 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