Attention: Faculty, Research Staff, and Academic Staff

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

2:30 – 4:00 p.m. | Zoom Webinar


STEM researchers are increasingly turning to international education to fulfill their broader impact requirements.

This workshop/webinar is designed to provide researchers with:

  • Insights into National Science Foundation's (NSF) priorities for internationalizing STEM education
  • Good practices for international STEM education, including faculty-led case studies
  • Evaluation tools
  • Campus resources to support pre-award, implementation, and evaluation of international STEM Education

Participants will leave this session with practical ideas for internationalizing STEM education and for evaluating those activities, as a way of fulfilling broader impacts requirements.


  • Opal Bartzis, Ph.D., Executive Director, Office for Education Abroad, International Studies and Programs
  • DeAndra Beck, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Research, International Studies and Programs 
  • William Cunningham, D.O., Associate Dean for Global Health and Director, Institute for Global Health, College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • John Dirkx, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Educational Administration and International Studies in Education, College of Education
  • Joseph Krajcik, Ph.D., Lappan-Phillips Professor of Science Education, University Distinguished Professor, and Director, CREATE for STEM Institute
  • Miles McNall, Ph.D., Director for Community-Engaged Research, Office for Public Engagement and Scholarship, University Outreach and Engagement
  • Craig N. Shealy, Ph.D., Executive Director, International Beliefs and Values Institute and Professor, Department of Psychology, Western Washington University
  • Volodymyr Tarabara, Ph.D., Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering and Associate Director, Center for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies
  • Elizabeth Wandschneider, Ph.D., Senior Assistant Director and Finances and Operational Management, Office for Education Abroad


Mary Anne Walker, Consultant, Institute for Global Health, College of Osteopathic Medicine

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