Assistant Director of Study Abroad
Brad Noel is the assistant director of the Study Abroad Office. He assists UM faculty members in developing and managing their Faculty-Directed Programs and, due to his experienced knowledge in the field, serves as the liaison with the Office of Financial Aid. Brad has also worked to streamline and improve efficiency in administrative and application processes within the Study Abroad Office. In addition to his assistant director responsibilities, Brad advises for a number of study abroad programs in Europe as well as for some of our Faculty Directed programs. His professional memberships include the Mississippi Association of International Education and NAFSA: Association of International Educators.
A native of Laurel, Mississippi, Brad began his professional career at Ole Miss in 2006 in the Office of Financial Aid. He joined the Study Abroad Office staff in 2011. He received an M.A. in history from The University of Mississippi and a B.A. in political science from Mississippi State University. As a student at Mississippi State, Brad was a John C. Stennis Scholar and studied abroad in Puebla, Mexico. Brad, his wife, and their five children have called Oxford home since 2003.