Meet The Team

  • Jackie Klein

    Assistant Dean of Global Affairs

    Jackie Klein is the Assistant Dean of Global Affairs at NYU Shanghai. She is responsible for facilitating the study away process for Shanghai students going out to the global sites and providing education and support about NYU Shanghai to study away students who come to Shanghai. Additionally, Jackie manages the January term, summer, and short term undergraduate programs in Shanghai.  Jackie has been working with college students in various capacities, including advising, academic support, program administration, and student life for the past 15 years. She has been working at NYU for the past eight years. In her free time, Jackie enjoys going to the many playgrounds and parks in NYC and traveling in Asia with her two young daughters and husband.

  • Malina Webb

    Global Affairs Coordinator

    Malina Webb is the Global Affairs Coordinator at NYU Shanghai and is based in New York. Prior to this role, Malina worked in student affairs for NYU Shanghai, at the NYU Shanghai campus. Malina earned her bachelor’s degree from New York University. 

  • Paige Levesque

    Academic Affairs Coordinator

    Paige Levesque is the Academic Affairs Coordinator and is based in New York. Prior to joining NYU Shanghai, she spent two years on the NYU Stern advising team working with undergraduate business students. Her time at NYU has also included furthering her own education by earning her Masters degree in Higher Education from NYU Steinhardt.

  • Laura Cheng

    Manager of Global Affairs

    Laura Cheng is the Manager of Global Affairs and is based in Shanghai. She serves as the primary contact in Shanghai for study away, including Shanghai students studying out into the network, and the academic contact for study away students studying in Shanghai. Laura received her Master's Degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. She enjoys traveling around the world and has been to over half of the cities where NYU has a study away site!