Roberta Turri Vise
Director, Operations Support
Roberta Turri Vise has been managing global operational issues for over 14 years, and has a particular expertise in human resources topics. Previously, as Director of Personnel Administration at the BU Study Abroad office, Roberta provided strategic HR management as part of the senior leadership team and directed all aspects of staffing at BU Study Abroad sites around the world. She has also managed exchange programs and study abroad programs, advised faculty and staff, and oversaw the department’s records management and information technology areas. Throughout her career Roberta has become intimately involved with a medley of operational concerns, including legal, financial, and property matters, among others. Roberta’s experiences have given her a valuable perspective with which to advise faculty and staff on the operational concerns of their global programs. Early in Roberta’s career she taught English as a second language, managed translation and interpreting projects, and managed sales contracts for a major international airline. She holds an Ed.M. in Higher Education Policy, Planning and Administration, a B.A. in Italian Studies from Boston University, and is an alumna of the BU Study Abroad program in Padova, Italy. Roberta is fluent in Italian and enjoys rowing on the Charles River.