Matt Davidson

International Student and Scholar Advisor

Office: North Decatur Building, Suite 130

Phone: 404.727.6224



As an International Student and Scholar Advisor, Matt Davidson works with international students, scholars, and administrators regarding federal immigration and employment regulations, Emory resources, and related matters.

Matt holds a B.A. in English from Georgia College & State University, as well as a certification in Teaching English as a Foreign Language. He first became interested in international education after completing a study abroad program at Thammasat University in Bangkok, Thailand. Prior to beginning at Emory, Matt worked as Coordinator of International Programs at Life University and has also served in roles at both Georgia Highlands and Georgia Military College. Matt believes strongly in the value of education and the unique contributions international students bring to both Emory University and its surrounding communities. He is committed to his role as an advisor, as well as creating a positive and helpful environment for Emory’s international student population.

Originally from Boston, Massachusetts, Matt is an avid Red Sox fan and also enjoys reading, writing, and traveling in his free time.