Program Director, Higher Education, Ed.d
Professor of the Practice
Chris R. Glass, Ph.D. is a Professor of the Practice in the Department of Educational Leadership and Higher Education at Boston College where he leads the Executive Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Higher Education program and serves as an affiliated faculty member in the Center for International Higher Education (CIHE). His research and writing focus on global student mobility, virtual mobility and exchange, as well as equity, inclusion, and sustainability in international higher education.
He serves as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of International Students, the co-Editor of the Routledge Studies in Global Student Mobility book series, and the Vice President for Research and Public Policy for the Society of Transnational Academic Researchers. His research has been published in Studies in Higher Education, Higher Education Research and Development, Journal of Studies in International Education, Compare, International Journal of Intercultural Relations, and the International Journal of Educational Development.
Glass is an active member of the Comparative and International Education Society (CIES) and the Study Abroad and International Students SIG. He has a deep commitment to the transformative power of international education, developed through years of leading study abroad programs and strengthened by personal connections with international students and scholars around the world.
Best Practices in International Education Award, 2020, NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education
Innovative Research in International Education Award, 2016, NAFSA: Association of International Educators
Provost’s Award for Leadership in International Education, 2016, Old Dominion University