Ana María has extensive experience in international education as study abroad program administrator, professor of Spanish as a Foreign Language, and assisting international students from all over the world. Ana María is a native Chilean born in Valparaíso. She studied English Language and Education at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, holds a Diploma in International Relations and another one in Business Management.She currently holds the position of GoAbroad-CHILE.cl Administrator
PUCV - My Experience as International Educator from 1994 to 2002
Job Position:Director's Assistant
Universidad Católica de Valparaíso International Office's
Director: María Luisa Figueroa
• Served as a
liason between the Director of International Programs and Program or Resident
international students at the Universidad with the application and visa process,
registrations, housing and general advisement
• Coordinated the
students study schedules as well as provided them with various projects and
responsibilities according to their field of studies and
• Worked with the
Director of International Programs to keep track of the International Program’s
• Created and
maintained the study abroad website that had information for prospective and
current students, faculty and exchange students.
• Assisted the
Director of International Programs with projects intended for international
students interested in studying in Chile.
• Worked for Dr.
Skye Stephenson Glade, CIEE Latin America Director, as part time director’s
assistant at the University.
• Increased the
number of incoming students at the University located in Valparaiso from 1994 to
2002 by designing study abroad programs according to the students needs and
directing international web marketing campaigns.
• Increased the
number of study abroad providers with quality study abroad programs
(Universities and Study Abroad Providers: ISA - IFSA BUTLER -CIEE).