The Office of the Vice President for International Affairs provides leadership and advocacy for international programs and activities on all eight campuses and coordinates the resources necessary to sustain their growth.
Dr. Narendra Jadhav will present the sixth annual Patrick O’Meara International Lecture on November 14, 2016 at 4pm in Presidents Hall (Franklin Hall) on the IU Bloomington Campus. His subject will be “India and the United States: Caste, Race, and Economic Growth.”
The Ryan Award honors faculty who have made exceptional contributions to international programs and engagement, which have had a sustainable impact on the students and faculty of the university. Nominations from tenure-line faculty are being accepted through October 14, 2016.
Applications are now being accepted for OVPIA-funded exchanges and internal grant programs. These competitive funding opportunities help IU faculty members advance their research and teaching through international engagement
Indiana University and Freie Universität Berlin announce a new grant opportunity for collaborative research. $33,000 will be available for each of the next two years to support joint projects involving senior and junior researchers from both institutions.
Patrick O'Meara, IU's first vice president for international afffairs, now senior advisor to the president, presented the history of international programs at IU. See his presentation online.
The Peace Corps has added Indiana University Bloomington to its list of more than 25 partner institutions for the program designed to provide students with the skills needed for service and careers in international development.
IU President Michael A. McRobbie and School of Global and International Studies Dean Lee Feinstein will speak along with invited guests Sihyung Lee, president of The Korea Foundation; and Thomas Hubbard, chairman of The Korea Society and a former U.S. ambassador to South Korea and the Philippines.
A university delegation led by IU President Michael A. McRobbie met with faculty and senior administrators at the National Autonomous University of Mexico, or UNAM.