Posted on Jun 28, 2012 | Comments 0
Diane B. Napier, who recently retired from her post as associate professor in the College of Education at the University of Georgia, was elected to a five-year term as secretary general of the World Council of Comparative Education Societies. Established in 1970, the World Council is a global professional organization that promotes the study of comparative and international education. The organization holds a major World Congress every three years, with the next meeting in Buenos Aires, Argentina, next June.
Dr. Napier holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa and bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees from the University of Georgia.