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International Recruitment and Admission Committee

Membership: One faculty representative from each college and Library. One student representative from the SGA. International Student Coordinator, and as ex officio: Advancement representative, Director of Study Abroad & International Exchange, Human Resources representative, Public Relations/Marketing representative, Associate Provost of Research & Dean of College of Graduate Studies, English Language Institute representative, VP for Legal Affairs/Organizational Strategy, Vice Provost for Student Achievement, Assistant VP for Student Affairs/Director of Housing, Residence Life and Dining Services, and Executive Director of Extended and International Education. Members will serve a three-year term and can serve two consecutive terms. When consecutive terms have been served, a three-year break must occur before serving again.

Description: The committee is responsible for developing, reviewing and making recommendations to recruit, admit, and enroll international students at APSU.

(Approver: Provost /SVPAA) 

2021-2022 Membership:

Name College/Division Department Service Term*
Allen Chaparadza, Chair Faculty, CoSTEM Chemistry 2020-2023
David Rands Faculty, CoAL History and Philosophy - Asian Studies 2021-2023
Nicole Wood Library Library 2021-2024
Lisa Wolynec Faculty, CoAL Music 2021-2024
Amanuel Asfaw Faculty, CoBHS Psychological Science and Counseling 2021-2024
Ling Wang Faculty, CoE Teaching and Learning 2021-2024
Victoria McCarthy Faculty, CoB Management and Marketing 2021-2022
Emma Burns Student (voting member) Student Government Association 2021-2022
Michele Tyndall External Affairs Marketing and Public Relations  ex officio
Jordan Harmon External Affairs Advancement  ex officio
Fonda Fields Finance and Administration Human Resources  ex officio
Elizabeth Harrison Academic Affairs English Language Institute  ex officio
Marissa Chandler Academic Affairs Study Abroad and International Exchange, Director ex officio
Sarah Robinson Academic Affairs International Student Coordinator ex officio
Nancy KingSanders Academic Affairs Vice Provost for Student Achievement ex officio

Dannelle Whiteside


VP for Legal Affairs/Organizational Strategy Legal Affairs ex officio
Joe Mills Student Affairs Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs and Director of Housing, Residence Life and Dining Services ex officio
Chad Brooks Academic Affairs Associate Provost and Dean of the College of Graduate Studies ex officio
Tim Hudson Academic Affairs Executive Director of Extended and International Education ex officio

If you have questions, concerns, or would like more information about the International Recruitment and Admission Committee, please contact:

Allen Chaparadza, Chair