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Elyse Fairburn, Study Abroad Advisor
Background and Experience: Elyse’s first study abroad experience came in high school, when she traveled to France, Switzerland, and Italy. She then hosted an international student from Germany for one year, and has since studied and traveled abroad to more than ten countries. As a result of her experiences, she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and a Master of Education degree in Higher Education, Student Affairs, so that she could continue to work with others interested in international education and make studying abroad for students a reality.
Warren Jaferian, Dean
Background and Experience: Background and Experience: Warren Jaferian, Dean of International Education, joined Endicott College following a 20 year career in international business. He served as Global Vice President for a leading multinational corporation, responsible for strategic planning, sales, marketing, and innovation. His international assignments included postings in Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Chad, and France.
Warren has lived in 11 countries, and has traveled to more than 100 worldwide. He studied abroad in Africa and served as a development volunteer upon graduation from college. He was raised in Geneva, Switzerland and attended the College du Leman international school. He received his Bachelors Degree in International Relations and French from Ohio Wesleyan University, and pursued graduate studies in Education at Tufts University
Responsibilities: Warren leads the International Education office, with his team. His primary responsibilities include development & implementation of the college’s international strategic plan, the internationalization of the campus, strategic institutional partnerships, international student recruitment, international internships, and preparing students for success in the global community. Warren also oversees International Student immigration advising, cultural adjustment and everyday international student needs.