Meet our team

Director, Student Experience (Acting)

Justin Fox Justin can be reached at Justin.Fox@Dal.ca.

International Student Support Team

 

Teresa Inacio 
(she/her)

International Student Advisor

Teresa has worked at the International Centre in various capacities supporting international and exchange students. She is originally from Portugal and immigrated with her family to Ontario when she was young. She continues to develop and implement programs that support a positive international student experience. Teresa received her BA from Dalhousie University and in May 2012 graduated from Mount Saint Vincent University with a Master of Education degree. She is a “foodie” at heart and enjoys discovering new and interesting restaurants across Nova Scotia.

Teresa can be reached at: Teresa.Inacio@dal.ca.

Qiuling Wu 
(he/him)

International Student Advisor

Qiuling graduated from the University of Alberta in 2001 with a Master of Education degree in Educational Policy Studies. He has over 12 years of professional experience in Canada in the fields of international education, teacher certification, international qualifications assessment and recognition as well as international admissions, recruitment and advising. Qiuling has two children and enjoys spending time with them after work.

Qiuling can be reached at: qiuling.wu@dal.ca.

Zack Yu

International Student Advisor

Zack Yu joined the Dalhousie International Centre Team in November 2020. A graduate of the University of Manitoba, he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Agribusiness. Zack began working with international students as an undergraduate mentor at U of M. As a former international student, he understands the challenges international students may encounter and enjoys helping them to navigate the university experience. Zack is fluent in English and Mandarin and fully embraces what it means to be a global citizen. His interests include hiking, travelling, playing tennis, and cooking, as he also holds a certificate in Culinary Arts.

Zack can be reacted at:
zack.yu@dal.ca
 

Mark Mason

International Student Co-ordinator (Agricultural Campus)

Mark first worked with international students while teaching overseas. After ten years abroad he returned to Canada to work in adult education programming and completed his Master of Adult Education before returning to his passion for working with international students. With almost 25 years of combined experience in education, leadership and intercultural training among other areas he continues to support students in their daily balance of academics and real life challenges. His passion for travel helps to remind him of the challenges students meet when coming to Canada.  

Mark can be reached at: markmason@dal.ca

Mandy Morgan (she/her)

Student Engagement Coordinator

Mandy can be reached at mandy.morgan@dal.ca.

Marva Williams

Administrative Assistant

Marva can be reached at marva.williams@dal.ca.

International Learning Experiences Team

Eduardo Ramirez 


International Mobility/Learning Experience Advisor

Prior to working at Dalhousie, Eduardo amassed extensive experience in Student Affairs at University of Calgary and Mount Royal University, specifically in roles focused on Community Engagement, Accessibility and Service Learning. In Mexico, Eduardo coordinated the student leadership program at Tecnológico de Monterrey. Eduardo also has private sector experience in Mexico and the US, including in international programming at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando.

Eduardo holds a Master of Education - Post-Secondary Studies from Memorial University of Newfoundland and a Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business from Tecnológico de Monterrey in Mexico.

Eduardo can be reached at exchanges@dal.ca.

Maddy Mayne
(she/her)

Exchange Program Coordinator

Maddy was born and raised in Ontario. She came to Dalhousie in 2013, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in International Development Studies in 2017. Throughout her time at Dal, she has worked in the Registrar’s Office, on the Residence Life team, and in the International Centre. She loves helping to facilitate students both coming to Dal and travelling abroad on exchange and study abroad opportunities through her the work at the International Centre

Maddy can be reached at exchanges@dal.ca.

Dal Agricultural Campus Support

For international student support on the Dalhousie Agricultural Campus in Truro, please visit their the Dal AC International Student Support website

Student Staff


Raphael Ofoe
Peer Supporter

Raphael is from Ghana and earned his Masters of Science in Molecular Plant Sciences at the University of Bath, UK. As an international student, he worked as an academic and international student ambassador where he engaged with Commonwealth scholars and international students of diverse backgrounds. He is passionate about helping international students overcome challenges that can impact their academic performance and wellbeing.
 
Raphael can be reached at icpeer@dal.ca.