The University of Mississippi
Office of the Chancellor
Standing Committees
 
 
International Student Programs
The Committee serves as a policy-advisory body to the Office of International Programs regarding the adjustment, integration and inclusion of international students and scholars on campus. It provides a framework for assessing current or proposed policies in an advisory capacity. Additionally, the Committee's members serve, whenever possible, as advocates of the international community for equitable consideration in University policies. Committee members speak on behalf of the constituents they represent in their professional capacities.

The composition of the committee is as follows: 

  • Mrs. Greta L. Provoost
    CHAIR : Director of International Programs
    Member since 8/15/2014
  • Dr. Donald L. Dyer
    Faculty : Chair of Modern Languages
    Member from 8/15/2012 to 8/15/2015
  • Dr. Charles A. Ingene
    Faculty : International
    Member from 8/15/2013 to 8/15/2016
  • Mrs. Christina A. Torbert
    Faculty : Member
    Member from 8/15/2014 to 8/15/2017
  • Dr. Qiang Cheng
    Faculty : Faculty Member
    Member from 8/15/2014 to 8/15/2017
  • Dr. Lester Field
    Faculty : Member
    Member from 8/15/2013 to 8/15/2016
  • Dr. Bahram Alidaee
    Faculty : Member
    Member from 8/15/2013 to 8/15/2016
  • Dr. Cristiane J. Surbeck
    Faculty : Member
    Member from 8/15/2012 to 8/15/2015
  • Dr. Oliver J. Dinius
    Faculty : Member
    Member from 8/15/2012 to 8/15/2015
  • Ms. Laura Diven-Brown
    Staff : Director of Financial Aid
    Member since 8/16/2005
  • Ms. Susan S. Scott
    Staff : Study Abroad Director
    Member since 8/16/2005
  • Dr. Nosa O. Egiebor
    Staff : Senior International Officer Ex. Director Global Engage
    Member since 8/15/2014
  • Dr. Donald R. Cole
    Staff (Non-Voting) : Assistant to the Chancellor for Multicultural Affairs
    Member since 8/16/2005
  • Ms. Shannon L. Dixon
    Representative : Staff Council
    Member from 8/15/2014 to 8/15/2015
  • Dr. Rachna Prakash
    Representative : Faculty Senate
    Member from 8/15/2014 to 8/15/2015
  • Ms. Jennifer A. Simmons
    Representative : Associate Director of Admissions
    Member since 8/15/2014
  • Mr. Rob Barber
    Undergraduate : Associated Student Body
    Member from 8/15/2014 to 8/15/2015
  • Ms. Oluwatobiloba Olayemi
    Undergraduate : International Student Representative
    Member from 8/15/2014 to 8/15/2015
  • Ms. Ariel Cheng
    Undergraduate : Associated Student Body
    Member from 8/15/2014 to 8/15/2015
  • Mr. Sasikiran Nunna
    Graduate : International Student Representative
    Member from 8/15/2014 to 8/15/2015