Program Leadership


Dr. Cindy Fan, Director

Dr. Fan is the UCLA Vice Provost for International Studies and Global Engagement as well as a Professor of Geography.  She is responsible for the university's global strategy and international partnerships.  Professor Fan's research focuses on migration and regional development in China.

Dr. Justin Zackey, Associate Director

Dr. Zackey received his Ph.D. in Geography from UCLA in 2005. He is one of the co-founders of UCLA Global Classroom and has since worked with UCLA’s international outreach efforts in education, exchange, and recruiting.

Meng Qun (Monica), Program Coordinator

Mrs. Meng received her M.A. from the Shanghai School of International Studies in 2008 and has worked with UCLA Global Classroom at Jinling High School since its inception in 2009.

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UCLA Library is currently hosting an exhibit that celebrates the earliest history of international and
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Join us for some thought-provoking events next week.
If you have any questions or would like to make a gift to support the UCLA International Institute, please contact:

Aaron D. Cervantes
Executive Director of Development
Phone: 310-206-9229
Karin Shaw
Director of Development
Phone: 310-825-6644