2021-22 AIEA Presidential Mentors

N. Gozik

Nick J. Gozik is Dean of Global Education and Assistant Professor at Elon University. Previously, he has held positions in international education at Boston College, Duke University, New York University, and the University of Richmond. Among his publications, he has co-edited Promoting Inclusion in Education Abroad: A Handbook of Research and Practice (Stylus, 2018). Gozik holds an M.A. in French Language and Civilization and Ph.D. in International Education from New York University.

Jeet Joshee

Jeet Joshee is Associate Vice President and Dean of International Education and Global Engagement at California State University, Long Beach. As the Chief International Officer, he advises the President and Provost on international strategic initiatives and advances the university’s global mission by establishing institutional partnerships and programs worldwide. Joshee works closely with all campus departments to enhance the university’s comprehensive internationalization goals. He holds a doctorate in comparative international education from University of Massachusetts Amherst.

pia wood

Pia Wood is the Vice Provost and Dean of International Affairs at the University of North Texas. Her responsibilities include Study Abroad, International Student and Scholar Programs, Sponsored Students, International Partnerships, Intensive English Language Program, and International Recruitment. She is a past president of the Association for International Education Administrators (AIEA) and American International Recruitment Council (AIRC) and regularly conducts workshops on International Recruitment and Enrollment Management. Wood earned a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Geneva in Switzerland.