Jeff Davis

Jeff Davis


Position Title
Academic Advisor: International Student Advisor

Biology Academic Success Center


Jeff Davis is the International Academic Advisor in the Biology Academic Success Center. He came to UC Davis from UC Irvine, where, since 2009, he directed undergraduate and graduate university preparation and study abroad programs for international students. Prior to that, he directed the intensive English program at UNC Charlotte for several years, including leading the university's support programs for international graduate teaching assistants and faculty. The focus of his career has been supporting international students in excelling at U.S. universities. He's excited to be a part of the BASC team, helping international Aggies realize their dreams.

Jeff has a bachelor's degree in Biology and English from UNC Charlotte, and a master's degree in linguistics from UNC Chapel Hill. He has traveled to over 25 countries and to all but 10 U.S. states. He enjoys traveling with his wife, playing tai chi chuan and related arts, spending time outdoors, and studying folklore from around the world.

"Don't let your dreams be dreams." --Jack Johnson