Melisa Rivière, Ph.D.

Center Director

  • Email:
  • Phone: + (Cuba) // 612.281.9970 (US)
  • City:
    • Havana
  • Country:
    • Cuba
  • Business:
    • Study Abroad


Melisa earned her Ph.D. as a MacArthur Scholar from the University of Minnesota with a focus on popular culture and U.S.-Cuba relations. She brings two decades of experience in international education initiatives to CIEE.

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