Adam Rubin is Director of Institutional Relations and Enrollment at The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University. In his role, he leads the Institutional Relations, Student Services, and Student Outreach teams, develops and supports collaborative relationships with college and university partners and study abroad professionals, and helps craft and implement strategic outreach and enrollment plans designed to increase study abroad access to students from diverse backgrounds and academic majors.
Adam has worked in international education for nearly 25 years, including more than 20 years in senior and executive roles in program management, program development and evaluation, and institutional relations with CIEE. In addition to serving as the director of the CIEE center in Tokyo, Japan, Adam has overseen the development and management of programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East. He also served as Associate Vice President of International Programs at Road Scholar, a leader in educational programs for members of the lifelong learning community. He has presented widely at national and international conferences on various topics, including program development in non-traditional locations, international education risk management, internship, field research, and service-learning programs, diversity and inclusion initiatives, and Gen Z students. Adam has been a member of the NAFSA Trainer Corps and served on the NAFSA Health and Safety Subcommittee and the Forum on Education Abroad Standards Committee and Incident Database Committee.
Adam holds a B.A. degree in Economics from Whitman College and an M.A. degree in East Asian Studies from Stanford University. He lives in Portland, Maine with his children Alex and Amelie.