Select Committee on Global Affairs

Mission and Responsibilities:

  • Actively assist, advocate, and advance NCURA’s global strategic agenda and initiatives.
  • Advocate for and assist the International Region, including program development and outreach; this responsibility will transition away once the International Region is more established.
  • Serve as a resource for educational topic suggestions and program ideas on global research management.
  • Oversee the NCURA International Fellowship Program, including, but not limited to, presentation of recommended Fellows for Board concurrence. 
  • Serve as NCURA’s global ambassadors and meet or otherwise communicate with non-US visitors as requested by the Executive Director and Executive Committee, or by members of the International Region.
  • Serve as a communication conduit between the International Region, the International Collaborate Community and the greater membership.
  • Oversee and advise with non-regional, educational global programming and outreach.


SCGA Members Position Home Organization
Kim Moreland Chair University of Wisconsin, Madison
Agatha Keller Member ETH/Zurich
Judy Fredenberg Member University of Montana
Caroline Jones Member Stanford University
Jeremy Miner Member University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire
Dave Richardson Member University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Amanda Snyder Member University of Washington
Denise Wallen Member University of New Mexico
Marianne Woods Member Johns Hopkins University