Justine joined WSCUC in 2021 after serving as Director of Science and Letters at Make School, where she was responsible for designing the general education program for a Bachelor’s degree program dedicated to diversifying the Tech industry. Justine has held a variety of roles within education both in domestic and international contexts. She was a lecturer for the University of California, Santa Barbara; Visiting Scholar at Albert Ludwig University, Germany; Director of a nonprofit teenage exchange program; Financial Analyst at the University of California Education Abroad Program; and worked as an English language instructor and UNICEF intern in Santiago, Chile. She is a language and culture enthusiast, who is particularly interested in social impact and building global communities through educational technology. Justine received her BA in History from Brandeis University, a MA in Latin American Studies from UCSB and a PhD in Education from UCSB.