Rosina Chia, PhD
Dr. Chia is Professor of Psychology and Assistant Vice Chancellor for Global Academics Initiatives at East Carolina University. She co-developed the Global Understanding Course with Dr. Elmer Poe. Global Academic Initiatives include:
- Global Understanding Course ( synchronously connecting two countries at a time where students can see and hear students from another country in real time,28 partner institution in 20 countries as of Spring, 2010)
- Global Climate Change course partnered with the US Department of State (partnering with Brazil, China and India)
- International Lecture Exchange Project
- International Course Exchange Project
- International Research Exchange Project
Dr. Chia’s primary research interest is in cross–cultural comparison of values and attitudes and has over 50 publications and presentations in this area.