​Current Projects

US-Honduras COIL Pilot Project

Ten-month COIL Capacity Building Project

Supported by the US Embassy in Tegucigalpa Honduras 

March - December 2021

COIL Connect for Virtual Exchange: https://coilconnect.org 

Director - Global Network of COIL VE Institutions

February 2021 - Present


Open Society University Network

Program Development Consultancy

February - June 2021, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology

Program Development Consultancy

February - April 2021, Calgary, Alberta

Bridge Valley Community and Technical College
Ten-month COIL Program Development Consultancy
September 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021, Charleston, West Virginia

Gallaudet University
One-year COIL Program Development Consultancy
June 2020 – June 2021, Washington, DC.

Latin American COIL Network - LATAM COIL


June 2020 through Present 

University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV)
COIL Program Development Workshops
June 1-30, 2020, Edinburg, Texas

Canadian Bureau of International Education (CBIE)
Introduction to COIL VE Presentation and 4-week COIL Implementation Workshop
May 28 and July 15 – August 5, 2020, Ottawa, Canada

Stevens Initiative
Introduction to COIL VE Co-Presentation, Followed by two Small Group Consultations
April 29 – May 7, 2020, Washington, DC.

Sinclair Community College
6-month COIL Program Development Consultancy
April 1 – June 30 and Sept 15 – Dec 15, 2020, Dayton, Ohio

iKudu Erasmus+ COIL Development Project - External Advisor
Connecting Five South African and Five European Universities
November 1, 2019 – October 31, 2022, Bloemfontein, SA 

AIEA 2020 Conference
Panel: Engaging Emergent COIL Virtual Exchange Initiatives in Japan, Europe & South Africa

February 17-19, 2020, Washington, DC.

Florida International University, Miami Beach Urban Studios

Lead Facilitator: COIL Virtual Exchange Leadership Institute
February 10-12, 2020, Miami, FL

Universidad Anahuac

Leader: COIL Development Training Workshop
January 23-24, 2020, Puebla, Mexico

Universidad Veracruzana

Leader: COIL Development Training Workshop
January 20-21, 2020, Xalapa, Mexico,

University of the Free State - iKUDU Erasmus+ Project Launch
Keynote Address and consultation

November 25-26, 2019, Bloemfontein, South Africa,

International Video Exchange Conference (IVEC)
Session Presenter: Surveying the Institutionalization of COIL Virtual Exchange Worldwide

October 25-26, 2019, University of Washington – Tacoma

AMPEI  2019 Annual conference - Mexican Association for International Education
Keynote address & COIL development workshop

October 16-17, 2019, Chihuahua, Mexico,

Sinclair Community College
Introduction to COIL Virtual Exchange & COIL project development consultation

Dayton, Ohio, October 1-2, 2019

NAFSA 2019 Conference Half-day workshop
Integrating COIL Virtual Exchange into University Infrastructure and Curriculum

May 27, Washington, DC.

Symbiosis University, 3rd International Conference:

Building Strategic Partnerships towards Collaborative International Learning

April 5-6, Pune, India

University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley

Crossing Borders Virtually: A COIL Workshop

March 22, Edinburg, Texas

Florida International University
COIL Leadership Institute

March 4-5, Miami, Florida

University of Hawaii, Department of International Programs
Leader: COIL Developmental Training Workshop

February 12, Hilo, Hawaii

AIEA 2019 Conference
Panelist: Internationalized Education for All: COIL & Global Learning

as Responses to Geopolitical Trends
January 20, San Francisco

Kansai University, International Symposium – Inter-University Exchange Project
Workshop Leader: Innovative Ideas and Practices for Global Education in the 21st Century

December 7 & 9, Osaka, Japan

University of the Free State and Central University of Technology
Speaker and Facilitator: Workshops - What is COIL ?

November 15, Bloemfontein, South Africa

Durban University of Technology
Speaker and co-facilitator: Workshop on COIL Course Design and Implementation

November 13, Durban, South Africa

IMPALA Project Final Conference - COIL and Internationalizing the Curriculum
Presenter and Workshop Facilitator

November 9-10, Cape Town, South Africa

Conference on African Indigenous Knowledge Systems, Mwenge Catholic University,
COIL – An Innovative Approach to Sharing Indigenous Knowledge

Tuesday, November 6, Moshi, Tanzania

Bridge Valley Community and Technical College
Workshops and Meetings to Initiate a College-Wide COIL Program
October 9-10, Charleston, West Virginia

EAIE Conference Session

Integrating concepts in practice: internationalization at home and COIL

September 14, 2018, Geneva, Switzerland

NAFSA Pre-Conference Workshop

Innovative Practices in Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL)

May 28, 2018, Philadelphia, PA


One-Week Online Courses

Internationalize Your Classroom through COIL

April 2-7 and April 16-21, 2018

CIES (Comparative and International Education Society)

Annual Conference

COIL: A Hands-On Workshop

11:45am - 2:45pm, March 25, 2018, Mexico City

ICDE (International Center for Distance and Online Education)

COIL Network Meeting

COIL Course Design and University Implementation: Principles, Practices and Examples

March 20, 2018,  Online

SUNY COIL Conference

Action Lab: Leading Campus-wide Coil Development

March 16-17, 2018, FIT, New York City

Florida International University

International Scholars Training Workshop

March 1-2, 2018, Miami

University of Hawaii

Introduction to COIL Presentation followed by Implementation Meeting

February 9, 2018, Hilo Campus

3rd KU-COIL Workshops and International Symposium
Keynote Speaker

December 1-3, 2017, Senriyama Campus, Kansai University, Osaka, Japan

70th CIEE Annual Conference
Pre-Conference Workshop:

Panel Chair:

November 8-9, 2017, Austin, Texas

Global Learning Conference: Transcending Boundaries through COIL

Closing Plenary Panel: The Future of Virtual Exchange and COIL
October 30-31, 2017, Chicago, Illinois