Rebecca Gavillet, M.A.

Rebecca is currently a Ph.D. student in Higher Education Leadership at The University of Texas at Austin.  Rebecca’s research interests include international education curriculum design, experiential education, and graduate student success.

Rebecca is Senior Program Coordinator for the MBA+ Leadership Program, where she aims to develop students as leaders, managing micro-consulting projects, leadership and executive coaching program, industry seminars and events.  Previously, Rebecca oversaw student services for working professional graduate students at the Cockrell School of Engineering at UT Austin.  Before coming to Texas, Rebecca worked at the College of DuPage in community relations and marketing, connecting the institution with key stakeholders.  She also has past experience in college admissions, business development, and non-profit program management.

Rebecca was born and raised in Aurora, Illinois. She received her M.A. in Higher Education from Argosy University and a B.A. in Psychology from Augustana College.

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