Academic Services Manager
- Academic advising and student support
- MSTI and Dual Degree admissions and student programming
As the academic services manager, Marilyn Cole advises current and prospective graduate students, oversees the MSTI and Dual Degree admissions process, coordinates student events and programming, facilitates instructor on-boarding, and manages the curriculum for the MSTI program. Prior to joining GIX, she worked as an International Student Advisor at the UW International Student Services (ISS) office. She has a passion for guiding students towards reaching their academic and personal goals and has many years of experience working in international education and student services. Marilyn has a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies, History, and Russian from the University of Oregon, and a Master of Arts in International Studies from the University of Washington.