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Guanzi Shen

Academic Success Coach, Director of International Student Adviser Support

Areas of Interest:

  • Students Advising and Support
  • Exchange Students and Study Abroad Advising
  • Students "at risk"
  • Multicultural and Multilingual Education
  • Academic Excellence
  • Internationalization and Social Accountability of Higher Education Institutions

Year Started at USF:  2012
Hometown: Beijing, China


  • M.A. Higher Education Research and Development, University of Kassel, Germany
  • B.A. (Econ). Statistics, Capital University of Economics and Business in Beijing

Fun facts:

  1. A traveler! Have been to 14 countries, and I keep adding more!
  2. Big horror movie and Sci-Fi movie fan, definitely at pro-level.
  3. I cook Italian food better than Chinese food, but that doesn't mean I'm a good cook.
  4. I love photography, in traditional way. Films never die!

Contact Me:

Email: Guanzi Shen
Phone: (415) 422-6701
Schedule an Appointment: Check availability
Visit me during Office Hours!