Dr. Tommy Van Cleave Contact Staff Member
Office of Study Abroad
Executive Director of International Education
Dr. Tommy Van Cleave joined the University of New Haven in December, 2017. Tommy holds a doctorate, masters degree, and two graduate certificates in Postsecondary Educational Leadership and Policy from Portland State University and a bachelors degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management from Grand Valley State University. His doctoral research on international service-learning was received an honorable mention by the International Association for the Research on Service-Learning and Civic Engagement for its contribution to the field’s knowledge base. He has authored five book chapters about the design, implementation, and assessment of academic experiences that give students the opportunity to combine academic study and community engagement both internationally and domestically.