Director of Internationalization Projects
Universidad de Monterrey
Brenda García is Director of Internationalization Projects at Universidad de Monterrey. Previously she was Coordinator of Study Abroad. During her term, UDEM became the Mexican university with the highest study abroad participation rate. She also served as an associate professor in the Department of Humanities and has been working in international education for about 15 years.
Currently her main responsibility is the development of the Intercultural Competencies Program at UDEM as well as Internationalization at Home projects such as COIL initiatives. She also does research on international learning outcomes and assessment. She has been an active member of AMPEI, the Mexican Association for International Education, in 2001 she served as the Coordinator from the Northeast Chapter. She holds a M.A. in Education and a B.A in International Studies, both from Universidad de Monterrey and she is currently taking the Certificate Program in Intercultural Studies from University of British Columbia in Canadá.
Monday, May 28
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM