Category: Career and Professional Development for International Educators

Insights from the Fulbright International Education Administrators Program in Japan

Wednesday, May 31
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
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The Fulbright International Education Administrators (IEA) program in Japan provides a unique opportunity to gain a better understanding of Japanese education and society. Discuss through engaging infographics the many benefits of the program.

Ralitsa Kirova

Education Abroad Program Systemwide
University of California-Education Abroad Program
Santa Barbara, CA

As a Section Head and International Academic Specialist at the University of California Education Abroad Program, Ralitsa Kirova interprets and evaluates the UC exchange policies and procedures for partner universities, makes decisions on student placement throughout the UC campus system, and advises inbound international students and scholars from various world regions. Ralitsa promotes closer ties between UCEAP international partner institutions and the ten UC campuses. She regularly participates in NAFSA conferences and workshops, and presents at UC administrative meetings and conferences.