Robert Watkins

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Special Assistant to the Director, University of Texas at Austin

Former Vice-President of International Education, AACRAO, Watkins has been in the field of international education for 40 years, all spent at The University of Texas at Austin.

He is a member of AACRAO, NAFSA, and EAIE, chaired the NCAA International Student Records Committee 2002-11 and served on the AACRAO Board as Vice President for International Education 2009-12. He has been involved with the AACRAO EDGE project from its inception and is one of the members of the International Education Standards Council (IESC) which provides credential advice found in EDGE.

Watkins is an expert in the field and frequently presents at AACRAO and NAFSA conferences.