World map made of paper scraps with an open padlock in the center


Dr. Tracie Addy, Associate Dean of Teaching & Learning, Director of CITLS


The International Faculty Community of Practice (IFCP) is a community for Lafayette faculty members who self-identify as international. Members of this community may have been born and raised in countries outside of the United States and experienced educational systems in different parts of the world. 


  • Build community and create networking opportunities for international faculty members. 
  • Provide opportunities for international faculty members to share their lived experiences in academe with teaching, scholarship, and service. 
  • Hold a space to individually and collectively share knowledge.