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Staff Abroad

USAC programs offer on-site staff and support at varying levels depending on the program. Learn more about on-site staff on the program pages.

USAC Specialty Programs

Specialty programs feature full-time, on-site support from USAC Resident Directors, staff, and faculty. Resident Directors run and manage the entire program on-site including academics, hiring, planning, emergency support, and more.

Country Program Resident Directors
Brazil Florianópolis Renato Carvalho
Chile Santiago Jorge Molina
China Chengdu Wentao Song
China Shanghai Jessica Wang
Costa Rica Heredia Carlos Oviedo
Costa Rica Puntarenas Dr. Carlos Salas
Costa Rica San Ramón Dr. Carlos Salas
Cuba La Habana Sebastian Bombi
Czech Republic Prague Jan Stodola
England London (Summer) Dr. Jeremy Doughty
France Lyon Stefano Pizzetti
France Pau Robina Müller
Germany Lüneburg Dr. Stefanie Seewald
Ghana Accra Dr. Abigail M Opong Tetteh
India Bengaluru Smriti Chhabra
Ireland Cork (Summer) Mary Steele
Ireland Galway (Summer) Dr. Mark Quigley
Italy Reggio Emilia Simona Lai
Italy Torino Eliana Silvestro
Italy Verona Irene Fanini
Italy Viterbo Francesca Del Giudice
Spain Alicante Luis Fernández Rellán
Spain Bilbao/Getxo Dr. Ibon Zamanillo Elguezabal
Spain Madrid Álvaro Carredano
Spain San Sebastián Dr. Patricia O'Connor
Spain Valencia Dr. Sara Elso
Thailand Chiang Mai Chaidarun "Jum" Tippawan
Thailand Khon Kaen Chaidarun "Jum" Tippawan
Uruguay Montevideo Sebastian Bombi

USAC Partnership Programs

Partnership programs feature support from the host university and international programs offices.

Country Program Program Directors
Australia Gold Coast
Brisbane
Julie Lambert
Rebecca Cozens
Australia Melbourne
Geelong
Warrnambool
Jennifer Mendes
England Brighton Mary Jones
Jeremy Doughty (USAC Resident Director)
England Bristol David Line
Jeremy Doughty (USAC Resident Director)
England London (Semester) Sue Wharton
Jeremy Doughty (USAC Resident Director)
England Reading Marcus Dowse
Jeremy Doughty (USAC Resident Director)
Ireland Cork (Semester) Marita Foster
Karen McSweeney

Mary Steele (USAC Resident Director)
Israel Haifa Professor Gad Barzilai
Japan Hiroshima Kaori Taka
Japan Nagasaki Mark Tiedemann
Japan Nishinomiya Takae Hirooka
Korea Gwangju Shinhye Kang
Dean Kiseok Moon
Korea Seoul (Kookmin) Jeongwon Lee
Korea Seoul (Yonsei, January) Mijin Moon
Korea Seoul (Yonsei, Semester) Gyuri Jeong
Netherlands Maastricht Center for European Studies
Netherlands The Hague THUAS International Office Staff
New Zealand Palmerston North
Wellington
Hawke's Bay
Greg Huff
Scotland St Andrews Cecily Davey
Scotland Stirling Jo Hagerty
South Africa Stellenbosch International Office
Sweden Växjö/Kalmar Åsa Dahlberg