Julissa Castellano

Director of Regional Academic Locations

Office: PC 520

Phone: 305-348-5708

Email: castellj@fiu.edu


Julissa Castellano serves as the Director of Regional Academic Locations at Florida International University (FIU) since 2017. Previous to this position Julissa has held several positions at FIU, including the Director of Operations in the Office of the Vice Provost at FIU’s Biscayne Bay campus. She also held the title of Director of FIU’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute.

Julissa has over 20 years experience in higher education including serving as the Associate Director of FIU’s Latin American and Caribbean Center and as a Regional Coordinator at Georgetown University, Washington D.C. Julissa earned her B.A. in International Relations from FIU. She also holds an M.A. in International Development from American University’s School of International Service, Washington D.C. and an M.A. in Sociology from FIU.