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.


Contact information

Location and hours

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

Phone & email

Mailing address

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

Courier address

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 Julianne Hirvi 250-721-8110 UVC B202