David H. Satterwhite, Ph.D.

Center Director


David grew up in Kyoto and speaks Japanese with the local accent. David returned to the U.S. to complete his tertiary education, earning his MA and Ph.D. from the University of Washington in Seattle. Prior to joining CIEE, David held directorship roles at the Japan-U.S. Education Commission, Fulbright Japan and The Economist Group. He also taught at Temple University and Waseda University in Japan.

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