Christian Wilwohl, Ed.D., Dean of Global Education, Providence College
As Dean of Global Education, Christian provides leadership for the Center for Global Education at Providence College (PC) by working with the administration, faculty, staff, students in all aspects of PC’s global education programs. Since joining PC in 2020, Christian has launched virtual global learning initiatives such as COIL courses and remote international internships. Prior to PC, Christian held positions at SUNY New Paltz and the University of Lynchburg. On a professional level, Christian is actively engaged in NAFSA, Forum on Education Abroad, and Diversity Abroad.
Christian earned his doctorate in international education from the University of Minnesota with a dissertation on the internationalization of teacher education, and received his M.A. in African Studies at the University of London. As an undergraduate at McDaniel College, Christian studied abroad in Geneva, Switzerland to focus on his majors in French and international studies. In addition, Christian has taught English in France and Japan.