Committee: Education Abroad Knowledge Community (EA KC)
Position: Chair 
Term Dates: Three and a half year term

Provide leadership for the development, and dissemination of knowledge needed by professionals engaged in education abroad (EA), as defined in the NAFSA Professional Competencies for International Educators document. Foster an on-going, community-wide discussion about leading issues in the education abroad field. Assume duties of chair in their absence.

This position reports to the Board of Directors through the Vice President for Scholarships & Institutional Strategy (VP SIS).  The EAKC supports the NAFSA Strategic Plan and pan-NAFSA collaborations through cross-committee and regional collaborations. It encourages the development and cultivation of member-leaders and supports the NAFSA Diversity and Inclusion statement in its outreach.

Position updated January 2019

The application period for this position has closed for 2020. It will reopen early in 2021 for the next application cycle.

Major Functions and Responsibilities