Category: International Education Research

Internationalization of Higher Education: Exploring Faculty Motivation

Wednesday, May 31
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
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The purpose of this study is to understand the faculty motivation to lead educational programs overseas.

Yekaterina Davis

Assistant Director, Academic and Cultural Programming, SITA Faculty
Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, FL

Dr. Yekaterina M. Davis, a Florida State University alumnus and internationally recognized scholar, is an Assistant Director for Academic and Cultural Programming, SITA Faculty at Florida Atlantic University. Over the course of her professional career, she received prestigious awards from the globally recognized educational institutions: American Council for International Education and Open Society Institute. She has a wide variety of academic teaching, research, and service experiences in different countries: Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Hungary, Puerto-Rico, Canada and the United States. She worked for the federally funded projects at the Central European University and universities in Central Asia, supporting a dynamic global learning environment through the mentorship of the International Network Scholarship Program and the New Scholars Mentoring Workshops.