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Global Partnership and Programs

The Global Partnership and Programs team shapes and promotes the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill through support of partnerships; academic, co-curricular, and cultural programs; communications, events, and exhibitions. The office works with units across campus to establish agreements with partner institutions; host and prepare incoming and outgoing international visitors and delegations; maintain the UNC Global website, social media channels and promotions; and host global events and exhibitions in the FedEx Global Education Center, on campus and worldwide. Global Partnership and Programs is also a resource for UNC units on international relations and protocol. The Global Partnership and Programs offices are located on the third floor of the FedEx Global Education Center.


Katie Costanza

Associate Director for Strategy & Impact

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Emmy Grace

Program Manager for Global Education

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Melissa McMurray

Associate Director of Global Partnerships

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Krista Northup

Director of Global Partnerships

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Timothy Rose

Associate Director for Exchange & Sponsored Programs

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Sharmila Udyavar

Associate Director for Global Education