Assistant Director Global Professional Practice
Joe coordinates the GEARE program. He works to build connections between university and industry partners, develop internship opportunities, advise and mentors student, develop and lead short-term study abroad programs, and teach intercultural training courses. He is a qualified administrator of the Intercultural Development Inventory. Joe has a Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology and a Masters in Higher Education and Student Affairs Leadership. He has more than 15 years of experience within study abroad administration, global internship development, international student advising, international admissions, and intercultural training. He previously served as Director for Study Abroad at the University of Northern Colorado and International Admissions Counselor at Purdue University. He has travelled to 35 countries for business purposes and regularly contributes to international conferences within higher education.