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Julia Pitman

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International Coordinator

Faculty-Directed Programs

Prior to working at Arizona State University, Julia worked in various university-based roles at Southern Illinois University and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, including fraternity/sorority life, housing and residence life, new student orientation, leadership development programming, and student activities/organizations. Most recently, she came to the Global Education Office from academic advising in the W. P. Carey School of Business.


  • B.S. Business Management; Southern Illinois University
  • M.S.Ed. Educational Administration and Higher Education; Southern Illinois University 

International Experience

  • Studied abroad in Nairobi, Kenya
  • Traveled abroad to France, Italy, Mexico, and Thailand
  • Led faculty-directed program to Frankfurt, Germany and Brussels, Belgium

Why Julia works in study abroad: The life lessons learned through global education are incredible. I love helping faculty create programs that will provide these experiences and life lessons for our students. And I love connecting with students to better understand their goals and aligning them with their perfect program and global education experience!

Advice for students preparing to go abroad: When you get lost (it's bound to happen!), take a break and eat. Then enjoy the process of finding your way back!

One of the most important lessons Julia learned while studying abroad or traveling: It's is always ok to take a tea/coffee break, especially when it's with others. Take the time to connect and learn from other people.

Office Hours: Tuesdays 1-3 p.m.; Fridays 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Email: Julia.Pitman@asu.edu

Phone: 480-727-0835

Need an appointment outside her availability? Send her an email to request one.

Meet with Julia to discuss faculty-directed programs through the W. P. Carey School of Business and Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. She works closely with faculty and staff from these schools to develop and implement a wide variety of excursions all over the globe.