Chad Buckwalter joined Denison’s International Student Services in September 2018 as an Interim Program Manager. He earned a B.S. in International Business and a B.A. in Asian Studies from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Chad completed his M.S. at Drexel University in Global and International Education, conducting research in the area of Chinese student education. In 2008, he studied Mandarin Chinese at Sichuan University in Chengdu, China before moving to Beijing to work in education. After living abroad for five years, he returned to the U.S. to advise international students and develop programming to assist with their transition to U.S. higher education at his alma mater, Indiana University of Pennsylvania. A native Pennsylvanian, Chad and his wife now call Columbus their home.