Development Opportunities

International education isn't just for your students!  If you're interested in attending a conference or seminar abroad, conducting research, teaching, or joining a organization for international education, you'll find many of the resources below useful in developing your portfolio.

Conferences and Seminars

Research Resources

Association of Third World Studies, Inc.

The Association of Third World Studies (ATWS), the largest professional organization of its kind in the world, publishes the Journal of Third World Studies, which expresses diverse viewpoints concerning Third World problems and issues . The main purpose of this organization is to provide an international structure for the humane and scientific study of Third World peoples, problems, and issues, with the ultimate goal of improving the quality of life.

IDP Database of Research on International Education

Contains details of thousands of books, articles, conference papers and reports on various aspects of international education. There is no charge to search the database and access is open to all.

 

Teaching Opportunities

CIEE Teach Abroad offers

All over the world live people with a great desire to learn the English language—and to absorb American culture. Be part of this historical and essential cultural exchange as you teach about your family, your work, and your interests alongside vocabulary and verb conjugation. Your favorite shirt, song, sports team, and stories become exotic ambassadors for your home country—and give your culture a dimension it never has in headlines and movies.

Council on International Educational Exchange

CIEE is the leading U.S. non-governmental international education organization. CIEE creates and administers programs that allow high school and university students and educators to study and teach abroad.

Danish Institute for Study

U.S. faculty from partner institutions are invited to apply to teach at DIS during a semester or summer program. DIS will assist in establishing a professional network and connecting visiting faculty with European counterparts.

International Professor Exchange

 

Professional Organizations in International Education