Office of Global Engagement

Contact

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Victoria Jones

Victoria Jones, Ph.D.

Chief Global Affairs Officer

vljones@uci.edu
949-824-7209
949-824-0016 (fax)

Dr. Victoria Jones oversees global strategy, campus coordination and diplomacy. She holds a doctorate from Cornell University, an MA from the University of Pennsylvania, and a bachelor's degree from the University of Southern California. She taught international marketing for 15 years and earned tenure in both Brazil and the US. 


Bill Clabby

Director of Study Abroad

Study Abroad Center

bclabby@uci.edu
949-824-8658
1107 Student Services II, Irvine, CA 92697

William (Bill) Clabby is Director of Study Abroad and is responsible for coordinating UCI's student learning opportunities outside of the US. Bill has 28 years of education abroad and leadership experience within the UC System, in private industry, and was most recently the Associate Vice President for Global Initiatives at St. Edwards University.


Anne Demarie

Anne Demarie, J.D.

International Agreements Officer

ademarie@uci.edu
949-824-2119
949-824-0016 (fax)

Anne Demarie assists faculty and staff with the development and execution of international agreements that further UCI's global strategy. As part of that process, Anne ensures that agreements are reviewed and approved by the appropriate campus departments, including legal counsel, export control, immigration services, risk management, and others as needed.


Hye-Won Shin

Hye-Won Shin, Ph.D.

Director of Korea Engagement

hyewons@uci.edu
949-824-9550
949-824-0016 (fax)

Dr. Hye-Won Shin serves as the international liaison for Korean and Asia relations. She is involved in departmental, college, and university level initiatives that promote UCI’s vision of becoming a global leader in education and innovation. Her role is to facilitate collaborative relationships with educational, governmental, and private industrial entities in Korea and other Asian countries. As a biomedical scientist with a chemical engineering background and clinical translational science experience, Dr. Shin is responsible for connecting UCI's K-12 educational programs with public and private schools in Asia. In addition, Dr. Shin leads UCI’s Korean Alumni Chapter, the very first international alumni chapter at UCI.


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Rafael Protacio

Social Media Marketing Co-Coordinator

rprotaci@exchange.uci.edu

Rafael Protacio is currently a 3rd year undergraduate student pursuing a major in Social Policy and Public Service with a minor in Management. He is currently involved in the marketing and logistical collection for the Office of Global Engagement, specializing in work with the Study Abroad Office to gather information and stories from past, present, and future participants to create digital marketing content and multimedia. He also collaborates with Christine on content creation for the Office of Global Engagement ranging from newsletters to blog and news posts on the website.


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Christine Huh

Social Media Marketing Co-Coordinator

huhc1@exchange.uci.edu

Christine is involved in the marketing and logistic collection for OGE, and primarily collaborates with other related offices on-campus for projects. She also handles any assistance regarding OGE content creation, and facilitates other creative platforms the office utilizes. She is currently a 4th year undergraduate student double majoring in Political Science and English.