Governing Bodies

international table flags and CIE pamphletsCIE hosts the following committees, which meet several times each semester to facilitate campus-wide engagement and decision-taking on policy and program matters concerning international studies and study abroad at UNH. Below is the make-up of these governing bodies for academic year 2012-2013.

University Committee on International Studies (UCIS)

Purpose: To oversee the IA Dual Major, consult on NH International Seminar series, serve faculty with international interests, and coordinate and lead communication on issues relating to international issues at UNH.  For more information about this committee, read the UCIS membership and policy guidelines.

2014-15 Members (tenure-track faculty, appointed annually, and current instructors in the IA dual major core courses):

    • Marc Herold - Associate Professor, Paul College
    • Molly Wallace - CIE Hood House Lecturer
    • Ray Cook - Associate Professor, CEPS
    • Jennifer Purrenhage - Lecturer, COLSA
    • Scott Pruett - Lecturer, COLA
    • Kerryellen Vroman - Associate Professor, CHHS
    • Jerry Marx - Associate Professor, CHHS, and UNH Honors Program Director
    • Georgeann Murphy - International Research Coordinator, Hamel Center
  • Committee Chair:
  • CIE Staff (Mindy McMahon, Catherine D’Auteuil, Gregg Orifici, Beth Kilinc)

University Committee on Study Abroad (UCSA)

Purpose: To consider study abroad policies and procedures, evaluate, approve and review all programs, advise on the development of new programs, and serve as an advisory board to the CIE director on university-wide issues relating to study abroad. For more information about this committee, read the UCSA membership and policy guidelines.

2014-15 Members (appointed on an annual basis in consultation with college deans and other campus leaders):

    • Kimberley Babbitt - COLSA Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies
    • Elizabeth Cilley - Academic/Student Services, Graduate School
    • Norma Bazylinski - Program Manager, Registrar's Office
    • Marisa Forti - Academic/Career Counselor, UNHM
    • Mary Anne Lustgraaf - Director of Memorial Union
    • Lisa Mulvey - COLA Study Abroad Coordinator
    • Dan Sedory - Clinical Associate Professor, CHHS
    • Daniel Winans - Lecturer, Paul College
    • Burt Feintuch - Director of the Center for Humanities and Professor of English, COLA
    • Andrew Kun - Associate Professor, CEPS
  • Committee Chair:
  • CIE Staff (Alexander Lindsay, Gregg Orifici, Beth Kilinc, Leo Meijer) + Charles Putnam (non-voting member, legal counsel)