About International Office

Our office coordinates and administers university-wide international activities, such as:

  1. identifying and supporting strategic international partnerships, such as our flagship partnership with Beijing Institute of Technology                    

  2. setting standard operating procedures for the development, renewal and termination of international agreements;

  3. liaising with government offices, industry and other institutions on internationally related issues and missions;

  4. hosting visiting delegations and dignitaries.

Our Office:

Diane Martz:  Director, International Research and Partnerships
Darcy Marciniuk: Special Advisor, Research and International
Lana Kopp:  International Agreements Specialist
Dan Zhao:  International Visits Coordinator
Le Li:  International Research Specialist
Brigid Ward: International Administrative Assistant
Roxanne Craig:  International Activities and Information Specialist

News and Events

University of Saskatchewan President Gordon Barnhart had a successful trip to China. He hosted alumni events in both Hong Kong and China, attended by many recent graduates of the U of S some of whom travelled hours to Beijing at their own expense specifically for the event. He also conducted productive meetings with the University of Hong Kong and Beijing Normal University; signed a formal memorandum of understanding with Shantou University; and strengthened the relationship with our current flagship partner, the Beijing Institute of Technology, by signing an agreement for the innovative Research Partnerships Grant.