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A search is underway for the next dean of the International Division, which supports nearly 8,000 international students per year as well as to 600 faculty and staff. Applications are due by Jan. 9, 2023.
The junior who passed away in Madison on Aug. 19 is being remembered by friends as a changemaker and innovator. He was also passionate about sports, music and was known for his infectious smile and generous nature.
Podestá to step down as International Division vice provost and dean; Gerhart to serve in interim role
Guido Podestá, who has led the division for the past 10 years, is credited with bolstering and expanding international engagement at UW–Madison.
The report lists UW–Madison as No. 4 among all U.S. universities for study abroad participation and No. 19 for number of international students.
The university's strong showing is due in part to the development of new programs targeted at students earlier in their academic careers.
The University of Wisconsin–Madison has once again been ranked first among large schools on the Peace Corps 2018 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities list.
Fulbright-Hays DDRA Awards provide funds to doctoral students to conduct research outside the United States in foreign languages and area studies for up to 12 months.
The University of Wisconsin–Madison ranked first among large schools on the Peace Corps 2017 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities list. There are 87 Badgers currently volunteering worldwide.
UW-Madison has been named one of the nation’s top producers of Fulbright students and scholars.