CIBE Director Yongsun Paik

Yongsun Paik, Ph.D.

CIBE Director

Marki Jones, Ed.D.

Program Management Director

Jennifer Tyler

Jennifer Tyler, J.D.

Administrative Coordinator

Area Directors

Robert Winsor

Robert Winsor, Ph.D.

Teaching/Curriculum Development Director

Dong Chen

Dong Chen, Ph.D.

Research Director

Anatoly Zhuplev

Anatoly Zhuplev, Ph.D.

Community Outreach Director

Theme Leaders

Andy Rohm

Andy Rohm, Ph.D.

Theme Leader: Innovative Global Marketing

Ellen Ensher, Ph.D.

Theme Leader: Global Talent Development and Foreign Business Language Education

David Choi

David Choi, Ph.D.

Theme Leader: International Entrepreneurship

Jeff Thies

Jeff Thies, D.Min.

Theme Leader: Global Sustainability and Business Ethics

Kala Seal, Ph.D.

Theme Leader: Cybersecurity

CIBE Advisory Council

The Center for International Business Education Advisory Council is comprised of top international researchers, university representatives and international business professionals. The council meets semi-annually to advise LMU CIBE regarding international business programming serving the key CIBER stakeholders (students, faculty and community) and to connect resources to bolster a robust LMU community in a way that will have an impact locally and globally.

Marisela Caraballo DiRuggiero
Director of Trade Development, The Port of Los Angeles

Stephen Cheung
CEO, Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation, and President, World Trade Center Los Angeles

Keith Clement, Ph.D.
Chair, California Cybersecurity Task Force: Workforce Development and Education Subcommittee

Emily Desai 
Deputy Director for International Affairs and Trade, State of California Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-biz)

Roberta Espinoza, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Global-Local Affairs, Loyola Marymount University

Véronique Flambart-Weisbart, Ph.D.
Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures - French, Loyola Marymount University

Maurice Kogon
President, Kogon Trade Consulting

Brian Peck, J.D.
Executive Director of the Center for Transnational Law and Business, USC Gould School of Law

Jennifer M. Ramos, Ph.D.
Professor and Interim Chair, Political Science and International Relations, Loyola Marymount University

Dayle M. Smith, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Business Administration, Loyola Marymount University

Robert Spich
Professor Emeritus, Global Economics and Management, UCLA Anderson School of Management

Katrina VanderWoude, Ed.D.
Vice Chancellor, Workforce and Adult Education, Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD)