Elsa Maxwell

Academic Director of Intercultural Learning

  • Country:
    • Spain
  • Business:
    • International Faculty + Development Seminars
  • Program:
    • Learning While Leading: Supporting Intercultural Development Through Study Away


Elsa has a doctorate in Hispanic American Literature at the University of Chile. She also holds a master's degree in Latin American cultural studies from the same institution. Elsa has worked in the field of education abroad for the past decade and has specialized in intercultural learning and development. She worked at the CIEE study center in Santiago, Chile from 2004-2012 and has more recently served as an intercultural coach for CIEE staff worldwide. She has presented on intercultural topics at various conferences, including WISE and CIEE, and has extensive experience as an IDI qualified administrator.

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