Position title: Chief of staff
266 Bascom Hall
Nikki Davis serves as Chief of Staff for the International Division. As Chief of Staff, Nikki plans and directs administrative, financial, and operational activities for the Vice Provost and Dean. Prior to her current role, Nikki served as Associate Director for Program Management in International Academic Programs, providing support to all UW Study Abroad Offices and ensuring policy compliance and program safety. Nikki has been with the International Division since 2017.
Prior to joining UW, Nikki worked at the Institute of International Education as Manager of the global Generation Study Abroad initiative, liaising with institutions and organizations to double study abroad participation. Nikki also has extensive university international office experience, working at New York University, Arizona State University and University of Texas at Austin. Nikki holds an MA in International Education from NYU and a BA in Spanish Language from UW-Madison.