Joanna Regulska, PhD
Joanna Regulska, vice provost and associate chancellor of global affairs and professor of gender, sexuality and women’s studies at the University of California, Davis, has led large-scale programs that have transformed institutions, established collaborative partnerships, and substantially improved globally focused services for students, faculty, and staff for over 30 years. Regulska oversees Global Affairs at UC Davis, the university’s central global office, where among several initiatives, she leads two visionary initiatives: striving to provide all students with valuable global learning experiences before graduation through a UC Davis Big Idea of Global Education for All; and strengthening the university’s global research, education and engagement efforts through Global Centers. A respected scholar, Regulska’s research concentrates on women’s political activism, grassroots mobilization, decentralization, democracy and democratization, with a focus on Europe and the Caucasus. She is the author or co-author of eight books and over 100 articles and chapters.