faculty-led programs

Benefits include:

IPSL will provide logistics planning and help you create an itinerary, working with your budget, that can include:

*Flights, airport transfers and all-in country, program related transportation

*On-site resources (orientation, classroom space, etc.)

*Marketing materials to advertise your program

*Emergency medical and evacuation insurance

*Lodging and most meals

*24/7 on the ground support

*Excursions, activities and tours

*Expert lecturers can also be arranged at faculty request

Globalize your campus

Deepen the teaching and learning in your courses, and meet institutional requirements through a Faculty-Directed program at one of IPSL's program locations abroad which can accommodate faculty-led program at just about any time of year. 

With 40 years of experience, IPSL has an extensive network of partnerships around the world. We are committed to the development and maintenance of sustainable, reciprocal partnerships that add to the local community. IPSL will provide individual attention and flexibility and we are able to meet most faculty-directed requests. IPSL can also provide service-learning opportunities that can correlate directly with your course themes. 

Examples of Faculty-Directed Programs Designed with IPSL

In collaboration with partner institutions, IPSL has created a broad range of faculty-directed programs including:

  • Service-focused in SPAIN, MOROCCO, GREECE and ITALY (semester-13 weeks)

  • Spanish Language and Caribbean Studies in Cartagena, COLOMBIA (10 days)

  • Health and Social Policy in Port Elizabeth, SOUTH AFRICA (14 days)

  • Breast Cancer Research for Women in STEM in Cusco, PERU (14 days)

  • MFA Creative Writing in the Andes - COLOMBIA, ECUADOR and PERU (21 days)

  • Frontiers in Latin America in COLOMBIA, ECUADOR and PERU (semester-13 weeks)

  • Literary Tour in IRELAND (10 days)

  • Social Innovation and Participatory Design in Hanoi, VIETNAM (21 days)

  • Genocide and Re-Generation in GUATEMALA (16 days)

Why work with IPSL?

IPSL's established infrastructure and relationships will provide you a network in which to scaffold your program ideas.

  • IPSL can coordinate specific service projects related to faculty-directed programming themes.

  • IPSL can arrange service-site visits to learn about an organization's mission and operations
  • IPSL has relationships with a wide-range of faculty, scholars and scholar-practitioners, across the globe, who can assist with curriculum development​
Contact IPSL at +1.503.395.4775 or
email us at info@ipsl.org for more information​​