GEO Advisory Group

The GEO Advisory Group helps GEO set priorities for its work and helps inform campus global engagement strategy.

The advisory group member's invaluable insight helps ensure that decisions with regard to global engagement are made in alignment with Berkeley's core values and international vision.

The GEO Advisory Group meets regularly to:

  • Advise GEO regarding activities in support of international visitors and partnerships.
  • Recommend elements of an international strategy for the campus.
  • Suggest and support the implementation of best practices for global engagement, to ensure the success and sustainability of UC Berkeley's international partnerships.

GEO Advisory Group Members

NameTitle and Department
Alvarez-Cohen, LisaChair, Vice Provost of Academic Planning & Senior International Officer
Dewulf, JeroenDirector, Institute of European Studies
Emmanuel, IvorDirector, Berkeley International Office
Fong, HildyExecutive Director, Center for Global Public Health
Jeu, DavidAssistant Vice Chancellor, University Development and Alumni Relations
Katayama-Owens, MioProgram Director, International & Executive Programs, College of Natural Resources
Luna, AlexAssistant Dean for Administration, School of Education
Murayama, HitoshiProfessor, Physics
Peterson, TrondProfessor, Sather Center
Russo, RickAssociate Vice Chancellor & Dean, Study Abroad & Summer Sessions
Schlesinger, PatAssistant Vice Chancellor of Research
Shetty, SudhaAssistant Dean for Global Programs, Public Policy
St. George, AnthonyAssistant Dean, International & Corporate Partnerships, College of Engineering
Wu, DianaDean, UC Extension
Yang, PeidongDirector, Global Science Initiative