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About Global Initiatives

Global Initiatives provides leadership on campus global internationalization efforts and serves as a resource for academic departments and international institutions.We expand UC San Diego's brand and reputation to a global audience through the following efforts:

  • Develop strategic educational partnerships to increase student, faculty and staff mobility
  • Create new modalities to support ongoing initiatives and to diversify the international population on campus
  • Coordinate global engagement programs, activities, events and initiatives

Assistant Vice Chancellor—Global Initiatives

Leadership Team

  • Dulce Dorado

    Dulce Dorado

    Director, International Students & Programs Office
  • Courtney Giordano

    Courtney Giordano

    Director, Global Initiatives
  • Roark Miller

    Roark Miller

    Director, International Faculty & Scholars Office
  • Kelly O'Sullivan Sommer

    Kelly O'Sullivan Sommer

    Director, Study Abroad UC San Diego

Director's Office Operations Staff

  • Max Reinke

    Max Reinke

    International Agreements & Communications Manager (Interim)
    mreinke@ucsd.edu