The Cathedral of Learning


Explore Programs and Opportunities at the Institute for International Studies in Education

IISE has rich program opportunities for students, faculty, and visiting scholars along with its partnerships, co-sponsorships, and collaborations. Explore the following programs:

Working Groups

An interdisciplinary space for faculty, staff, students, alumni, and community leaders to connect via working groups (WG) organized around areas of shared concern.  

Visiting Scholars Program

IISE offers a Visiting Scholars Program to a limited number of highly qualified faculty and advanced doctoral students from around the world.

International Education Brown Bags

The International Education Brown Bags (IEBB) are informal gatherings and a series of lectures in which graduate students in education share with each other their research and experiences working in international settings.

Symposium Series

IISE's Symposium is a series of lectures in which graduate students and visiting scholars in education share their research with the audience who are working in international settings.


Every year, IISE implements national and international projects with the support of its strong network and community.