IBAVI Leadership

IBAVI Executive Director and Advisory Board

The IBAVI Advisory Board includes a distinguished and international assemblage of individuals and organizations from around the world. The IBAVI Executive Director and Advisory Board members are as follows:

  Craig Shealy, Ph.D.
Executive Director, International Beliefs and Values Institute

Akwasi Aidoo, Ph.D.
Senior Fellow
Humanity United
New York, USA

  A. T. Ariyaratne, D.Litt., D.H.
Founder and President
Sarvodaya Shramadana Movement
Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  Dr. Jo Beall
Director, Education and Society
Member, Executive Board
British Council
  Devi Bhuyan, Psy.D.
Senior Staff Psychologist
Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine
  Amanda Dotseth, Ph.D.
Interim Director & Curator, Meadows Museum
Southern Methodist University
  Lindy Brewster
  Joseph Camilleri, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor
Past Director, Centre for Dialogue
La Trobe University
Melbourne, Australia
  Cecilia Christersson, Ph.D.
Pro-Vice-Chancellor in Global Engagement
and Challenge Based Learning
Malmö University, Malmö Sweden
  John Dirkx, Ph.D.
Department of Educational Administration
Michigan State University
  Michele Estes, Ph.D.
Professor, Learning, Technology and Leadership Education
James Madison University
  Prof. Charles Hopkins
UNESCO Chair on Reorienting Education towards Sustainability
York University, Toronto, Canada
  Keiko IKEDA, Ph.D.
Professor, Division of International Affairs
Vice-Director, Institute for Innovative Global
Education (IIGE)
Kansai University, Osaka, Japan
  Shagufa Kapadia, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Human
Development and Family Studies,
Coordinator, Center of Advanced Study in
Human Development Director, Women’s Studies Research Center
Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, India
  India Karavackas, J.D., L.LM
Director, Office of Global Engagement
Stockton University
  Yoshie Tomozumi Nakamura, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Human and Organizational Learning
George Washington University
  Usha Nayar, Ph.D.
Professor and Provost (fmr.)
Tata Institute of Social Sciences
Mumbai, India
  Lee Sternberger, Ph.D.
Professor and Executive Director, Institute for Global Engagement (fmr.)
Western Washington University
  Arnd Wächter
Founder and CEO
Crossing Borders Education