University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota

ISSS Staff

Thorunn Bjarnadottir

photo: Mr. Duane Rohovit
Thorunn Bjarnadotti

Thorunn Bjarnadottir is the Director of Intercultural Education at International Student and Scholar Services. She is an experienced intercultural trainer who has worked with people from all over the world developing their cultural competency skills. Her passion is to create leadership development processes that help people from different cultures work well together. She has presented at many conferences and is an active member of the intercultural trainer community. She grew up in Iceland,  has lived and worked in Switzerland and the US. Thorunn received her MA in international education at the University of Minnesota.