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 Global Engagement
    Member since 5/10/2010
  • Dr. Donald L. Dyer
    Faculty : Chair of Modern Languages
    Member from 8/15/2012 to 8/15/2015
  • Dr. Bahram Alidaee
    Faculty : Member
    Member from 8/15/2013 to 8/15/2016
  • Dr. Lester Field
    Faculty : Member
    Member from 8/15/2013 to 8/15/2016
  • Dr. Charles A. Ingene
    Faculty : International
    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
  • Dr. Mary A. Ford-Wade
    Faculty : Member
    Member from 8/15/2011 to 8/15/2014
  • Dr. Waheed Uddin
    Faculty : Member
    Member from 8/15/2011 to 8/15/2014
  • 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. John Z. Kiss
    Staff : Interim Director Global Engagement, Dean of Grad School
    Member since 8/15/2013
  • Dr. Donald R. Cole
    Staff (Non-Voting) : Assistant to the Chancellor for Multicultural Affairs
    Member since 8/16/2005
  • Ms. Jennifer A. Simmons
    Representative : Interim Director of Admissions
    Member since 8/15/2012
  • Ms. Elizabeth J. Taylor
    Representative : Staff Council
    Member from 8/15/2013 to 8/15/2014
  • Mr. Feng Wang
    Representative : Faculty Senate
    Member from 8/15/2013 to 8/15/2014
  • Ms. Aiana Soronkulova
    Graduate : International Student Representative
    Member from 8/15/2013 to 8/15/2016
  • Mr. William Fowler
    Undergraduate : Associated Student Body
    Member since 1/1/2014
  • Aziz Mr. Muh Mohamed Aziz
    Undergraduate : International Student Representative
    Member from 8/15/2013 to 8/15/2014
  • Este Mr. Die Garcia Esteban
    Undergraduate : Associated Student Body
    Member from 8/15/2013 to 8/15/2014