Alan R. (Randy) Kluver is the Dean of the School of Global Studies and Partnerships at Oklahoma State University. As the senior international officer of the University, his role is to develop, implement, and coordinate global education and research projects for the university. His responsibilities include oversight of the Study Abroad/National Student Exchange Office, the Center for International Trade and Development, the English Language Institute, International Students and Scholars Office, and the academic programs of the School of Global Studies and Partnerships.
Previously, Dr. Kluver served as Executive Director of Global Partnerships and faculty member at Texas A&M University. He has extensive international experience, having previously taught at Jiangxi Normal University (China), National University of Singapore, and Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. In 2017, he was a visiting fellow at the University of Canterbury (New Zealand), and in 2012, was the recipient of a Fulbright Administrator’s Award in South Korea. As a faculty member or administrator, he has served as Principal Investigator or co-Principal Investigator for approximately $10 million. He continues to do research on media, new media, and geopolitics.
He has published widely in the fields of new media, Asian politics, the Internet in Asian societies, public diplomacy, and international communication.