Global Engagement

The Office of Global Engagement develops and promotes global partnerships that advance UVic's strategic goals for internationalization, which includes:

  • providing support to UVic faculty and staff in furthering their international activities
  • coordinating international partnerships, projects and programs that enhance UVic's diverse intercultural and global environment.

The Global Engagement team is part of UVic's Department of Student Recruitment & Global Engagement.

Contact information

Location and hours

  • University Centre, Room B202
  • Hours:
    • Monday - Friday
    • 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.                        

Phone & email

Mailing address

Student Recruitment & Global Engagement
University of Victoria
PO Box 3025 STN CSC
Victoria, BC  V8W 3P2

Courier address

Student Recruitment & Global Engagement
University of Victoria
Room B202, University Centre
3800 Finnerty Road (Ring Road)
Victoria, BC  V8P 5C2

Staff directory

Group/Position Name Telephone Office E-mail

Office of Global Engagement

Director, Global Engagement Carolyn Russell 250-721-8951 TEF 240
Assistant to the Director Jenni Carswell 250-853-3875 TEF 239
Acting Associate Director, Global Engagement Ruth Wax 250-472-4101 UVC B236
Global Engagement Administrative Assistant Margy Gamble 250-853-3586 UVC B202
Global Engagement Coordinator Caylee Maclean 250-472-4827 UVC B208
Global Engagement Officer Xianjing Zhang 250-721-8110 UVC B202