International Programs News

2018-19 Global Community Faculty Awarded to Dr. George Schell

The Global Community Award for faculty, presented annually by the Office of International Programs, honors the contributions of faculty who use their teaching, research, and/or service to foster an environment of global engagement at UNCW.

Dr. Schell has been with the Cameron School of Business for 30 years as a faculty member, department chairman, and associate dean.  Since 2005 he has worked to increase cooperation between UNCW and Chinese universities and has traveled to China numerous times.  He helped facilitate MOUs with Fudan University and multiple departments within Fudan, Shanghai International Studies University, and Guangdong Ocean University.  He taught a short course at Fudan University for master’s students in the School of Management.  He also spent a semester at Shanghai International Studies University teaching information systems majors and MBA students. 

OIP is honored to be able to recognize Dr. Schell’s commitment to providing experiences for UNCW students in China.