We seek to support you in your international endeavors.
Do you want to:
If so, please contact us using the links above, by e-mailing us at TUInternational AT_TOWSON or by visiting Psychology 408.
The International Initiatives Committee (IIC) is Towson University's primary forum to enhance awareness among the colleges, academic, students support units, and key student organizations regarding the issues, services, and needs of international students, visiting scholars and study abroad students and to promote internationalization at TU. The committee will serves as an advocacy mechanism to increase opportunities for students, faculty and staff to participate in international endeavors. It will promote international partnerships and a campus-wide understanding of international issues that impact A More Inclusive TU: Advancing Equity and Diversity and TU 2020: A Focused Vision for Towson University Strategic Plans.
Committee Members AY 2020-2021 (Term length: 3 years; " * " members also serve on ITAC committee)
|Dr. Gashaw Abeza||Kinesiology||CHP|
|Ms. Tawa Alaka||Graduate Student Association||NA|
|Ms. Jennifer Ballengee||English||CLA|
|Ms. Geannine Callaghan||Development Office||NA|
|Ms. Nancy Dufau||Sponsored Programs and Research||NA|
|Dr Colleen EbacherForeign Languages||Languages, Literatures and Cultures||CLA|
|Dr. Greg Faller*||Dean's Office||COFAC|
|Ms. Gail Gibbs*||International Student and Scholar Office||Academic Affairs|
|Mr. Geoff Gordon||Athletics||NA|
|Mr. Jose Infante||International Recruitment and Admissions||Academic Affairs|
|Dr. Tunde Oduntan||History||CLA|
|Dr. Margherita Pampinella||Foreign Languages||CLA|
|Dr. Molly Mee||Secondary and Middle School Education||COE|
|Dr. Claire Muhuro*||Chemistry||FCSM|
|Dr. Maggie Reitz*||Office of the Provost||Academic Affairs|
|Dr. Robert Rook||Interdisciplinary Studies||CLA|
|Ms. Liz Shearer*||Study Abroad Office||Academic Affairs|
|Dr. Rodney Stump||Accounting||CBE|
|Vacant- AVP*||International Initiatives||Academic Affairs|
The International Travel Advisory Committee (ITAC) will be Towson University’s primary forum to enhance awareness about the issues, services and needs of faculty, staff and students travelling abroad. ITAC will recommend strategies to manage risks associated with international travel and will respond to travel advisory appeals per 03-13.00 – POLICY ON TRAVEL ADVISORIES FOR INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL.
Membership (in addition to " * " IIC members identified above)
|Bruce Griffin||Chief Compliance and Risk Officer||Office of the General Counsel|
|Dr. Alexei Kole||Director of Undergraduate Research||Office of the Provost|
|Dr. Vernon Hurte||Vice President for Student Affairs (or designee)||Student Affairs|
|Vacant Student Rep||Director of Academic Affairs||Student Government Association|