Public Partnership & Outreach: Director of Confucius Institute
Alan R. (Randy) Kluver is Professor in the Department of Communication and Global Faculty Ambassador for Pacific Asia.
As Global Faculty Ambassador, Dr. Kluver supports the development of strategic student exchange and international education programs for academic colleges and departments in the Pacific Asia region.
Dr. Kluver initiated and served as the Principal Investigator for the Corps of Cadets/ROTC Language and Culture Program at Texas A&M University for nine years. This project provided over three million dollars in scholarships for critical language study and study abroad programs. He also launched the TAMU Confucius Institute in 2008 and currently serves as the Director.
Coordinates Global Opportunities Listserve, China Scholars luncheons and Asia in 21st Century Speaker series, serves as resource for colleges and adminisrators engagement with China.