U.S. – Colombia Higher Education Partnership Initiative

A program to strengthen academic collaboration and mobility between the U.S. and Colombia by fomenting partnerships between higher education institutions, government entities and other stakeholders and by facilitating effective and strategic bilateral engagement.

UR Global

A strategic initiative that seeks to transform the University’s internationalization efforts, the consultancy consists of an assessment of the current state of internationalization, the development of a strategic internationalization plan and the design of a new organizational architecture for international programs and services.

Fulbright Foreign Student Program

Technical review of IREX’s bid to the U.S. State Department to administer the Fulbright Foreign Student Program. 

Colombia Market Research

Market research and analysis of the dynamics, opportunities and risks of international student recruiting in Colombia on behalf of Humber College in Toronto, Canada, in collaboration with Barton Carlyle Ltd.

Internationalization of Academic Research 

A strategy to internationalize Javeriana University’s research program aims to increase academic production and international collaborations so as to achieve an effective insertion of the university in global knowledge networks.

IAPP Colombia 2017

Ann Mason was named senior adviser to IIE’s first International Academic Partnership Program to Colombia, with participants UC Davis, UC Santa Cruz, University of Arizona, Rutgers and Wayne State.

Higher Education Internationalization in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Proposal for Regional Collaboration

This World Bank project consists of synthesizing multiple evaluations into a proposal for a model of regional collaboration regarding the internationalization of higher education in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Land Grant University Colombia Consortium

Mason Education Group provides strategic guidance and project management to the LGU Colombia Consortium, a group of nine universities (UC Davis, Cornell, University of Florida, Penn State, Purdue, Michigan State, New Mexico State, Texas A&M, and Washington State) working to advance Colombia’s peace building agenda through rural and agricultural development, extension and exchanges.

Ceiba Foundation: Strategic Internationalization

The consultancy will establish an internationalization strategy for the Ceiba Foundation, including advising on international partnership development, the incorporation of an international component to existing and future projects, and the development of exchange programs.


US University Alumni Network

Mason Education Group led a three-year initiative to develop, consolidate and operationalize an integrated organization and online collaboration platform of all alumni of US universities in Colombia.

Strategic Master Plan for Internationalization

The project involves the creation of a new strategic plan for the full development and implementation of the internationalization strategy of the Tadeo University.

Colombia’s Higher Education Landscape

A research diagnostic of the current higher education context in Colombia including trends, priorities, and  the principal actors in the country’s higher education ecosystem.

World Class University System

Advising services related to reforms of Colombia’s tertiary education system and the development of an international doctoral training program based on California’s higher education  model and the comparative study of international education initiatives in Chile and Brazil.

Nexo Global

A project evaluation and assessment of the pilot fase of Colciencias’ Nexo Global international exchange program in cooperation with Cornell and Purdue; in addition to the development of positioning strategies.

ConnectDR Internationalization Conference

Advising on the design and chairing a two-day conference on a strategy for the internationalization of higher education in the Dominican Republic, with support from the US Embassy in Santo Domingo and the EDUCA Foundation.


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