International Relations Advisory Council

The International Relations Advisory Council meets quarterly with the senior vice president for academic affairs, student affairs and international relations to share updates concerning international activities occurring on their respective campus. Chancellors from each campus work with the provosts to nominate council members whose role it is to advise the senior vice president on matters pertaining to international relations.

Chair - University of Massachusetts President's Office

Katherine Newman, Ph.D.
System Chancellor for Academic Programs and
Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Student Affairs and Economic Development
University of Massachusetts, Office of the President
One Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02108
Candyce Carragher
Senior Executive Associate to the System Chancellor
Phone: 617-287-5329

University of Massachusetts Amherst

Kalpen Trivedi, Ph.D.
Associate Provost for International Programs
International Programs Office
University of Massachusetts Amherst
161 Presidents Drive, Amherst, MA 01002
Phone: 413.545.4986

University of Massachusetts Boston

Joan Becker
Vice Provost for Academic Services
Office of the Provost International Initiatives
University of Massachusetts Boston
100 Morrissey Boulevard, Boston, MA 02125-3393

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Tesfay Meressi, Ph.D.
Associate Provost for Graduate Studies
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
285 Old Westport Road, North Dartmouth, MA 02747-2300
Phone: 508-999-8542

University of Massachusetts Lowell

Steven Tello, Ed.D.
Vice Provost, Innovation and Workforce Development
University of Massachusetts Lowell, 220 Pawtucket Street, Suite 480G
Lowell, MA 01854
Phone: 978-934-4240

University of Massachusetts Medical School

Teresa Zash, JD, LLM
Director, International Support Services
University of Massachusetts Medical School
333 South Street, Shrewsbury, MA  01545
Phone: 508-856-5746