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Staff : Dr. Adam Henry
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Dr. Adam Henry
(480) 965-5965
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Adam Henry is the Director of the ASU Study Abroad Office (SAO) and is a Faculty Associate with the School of Politics and Global Studies, and the College of Integrated Sciences and Arts. He also provides cultural mentorship to international faculty studying within grant-funded programs through ASU's Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College Center for Advanced Studies in Global Education.

As Director, Dr. Henry helps direct the long-term strategy and vision of study abroad at ASU and its connection across the curriculum. He leads the SAO team and works closely with a wide array of ASU faculty and upper administration to develop and advance study abroad goals and initiatives for the institution. He also plans, directs and supervises the activities and operations of the SAO, including the management of all ASU student exchange agreements, new program development and assessment. 

Dr. Henry holds a Doctorate of Education degree, a master's degree in Educational Leadership and a bachelor's degree in International Relations. His research interests include: cross-cultural training, expatriate training and preparation, organizational leadership, international education, and the teaching of cultural competencies within higher education. His dissertation "The Development and Implementation of a Pre-International Course: A Cultural Intervention in a University Setting" was completed in 2014.

Before the SAO, Dr. Henry worked as the Assistant Director of the Study Abroad Office and the American English and Culture Program (AECP).  Previous to ASU, he managed a volunteer/advocacy program for an international non-governmental organization (NGO) for seven years.  He also lived, studied & worked in China for three years.  He has studied, volunteered and traveled extensively in the Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Peru, Kenya, Zambia, South Africa, all of the Middle East, and China.