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Theresa Johansson

Director, Global Education

Global Education Director

International Affairs Offices
526 Prices Fork Road
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Theresa Johansson leads the dedicated Global Education Office staff in promoting the institution’s internationalization goals. Theresa also provides administrative oversight to VT’s exchange partnerships, and improving organizational and administrative processes.

She has worked in international education for over 27 years as a classroom instructor of Italian and an administrator for overseas study programs. Johansson is familiar with Virginia’s public higher education system, having worked for almost her entire career at the College of William & Mary.

Her responsibilities at William & Mary included advising students for study abroad, managing bilateral exchange agreements and W&M-sponsored semester programs, overseeing student selection for semester study abroad programs, assisting with new program development, and serving as coordinator and advisor for non-degree-seeking exchange students.