Truman Study Abroad Programs - Contact us

Patrick Lecaque, Ph.D., Director

Patrick Lecaque is the Director of the Center for International Education and Professor of French at Truman State University, the Liberal Arts and Science public institution for the State of Missouri. A native of France, he studied Bulgarian, Russian, and Serbo-Croatian languages and civilizations at l'Ecole des Langues Orientales in Paris, France. He obtained his doctoral degree in Byzantine art history at the Sorbonne University in 1985. Dr. Lecaque was a visiting professor at the University of Silesia in Poland and at the University of Veliko Turnovo in Bulgaria before teaching in the United States, first at Bowdoin College in Maine, then at Northeast Missouri State University, now Truman State University. Dr. Lecaque is an active member of several international education organizations. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors of the College Consortium for International Studies (C.C.I.S.), a member of MOCON: the Missouri Consortium for International Programs Board of Directors.

Alci Arias, Assistant Director, Study Abroad

Alci Arias is the Assistant Director of the Center for International Education Abroad at Truman State University. She manages the study abroad office, advises students and administers faculty-led exchange and study abroad programs. She was a student at Centro Lingüístico CONVERSA in Costa Rica. She has visited many CCIS program sites abroad and participated in several CCIS Professional Development Seminars.

Carlos Di Stefano, Advisor, Study Abroad

Phone/ Fax (660) 785-4076
(660) 785-7466
(660) 785-7473 FAX

Mailing Address
Center for International Education/Study Abroad
KB 114
Truman State University
100 E Normal
Kirksville, MO 63501