Alumni Spotlight

IISE showcases Pitt education alumni who are contributing to make the world a better place with their work and lives.

Alumni Spotlight: George Kacenga

George Kacenga is a PhD alum of the Social and Comparative Analysis in Education (SCAE) Program, School of Education. He has a wide range of research interests, including international comparative education, foreign credential evaluation, international economics, higher education, and globalization. Graduated in 2017, Kacenga’s dissertation focused on the globalization of higher education institutions in the United States. His dissertation, entitled “Globalization of Foreign Academic Credential Placement Recommendations for Graduate Study in the United States, 1932- 2015”, has been downloaded more than 800 times up to this February 2020. Read more