Committee: Teaching, Learning and Scholarship Knowledge Community (TLS KC)
Position: Chair
Term Dates: January 1, 2023 – December 31, 2025

The Chair of the TLS KC works in partnership with NAFSA staff and the TLS KC team to define programming and opportunities to equip international educators with the knowledge, research, and skills needed to encourage and support the infusion of international, intercultural, and global knowledge into the ethos and outcomes of their work. The position is accountable to the NAFSA Board of Directors through the Vice President for Scholarship and Institutional Strategy (VP SIS). This is a three-year term with a different role each year: Chair-elect, Chair, and Past Chair.


  • Provide leadership for the conceptualization, development, and dissemination of quality products, programs, and services that serve the international education community
  • Identify and make accessible, within and beyond NAFSA, research and knowledge of crucial importance to international educators
  • Bring innovative people, concepts, structures, and ideas to NAFSA conferences and other educational programming

NAFSA is not currently accepting applications for this position. Visit NAFSA Volunteer Leadership: Open Positions to learn about available opportunities.

Position updated January 2022

Major Functions and Responsibilities