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International Partnerships

International Partnerships and Development acts as a central hub for internationalisation at City. Reporting directly to the Pro Vice-Chancellor (International) and working closely with academic Schools, central departments and external partners, our role in this respect is two-fold.

It oversees the delivery of a number of internationalisation initiatives at City:

It undertakes activities to inform, coordinate and raise the profile of internationalisation at City:

  • Leading on the development and implementation of the University’s Internationalisation Strategy and the production of the Annual Internationalisation report.
  • Monitoring and disseminating information and guidance on internationalisation, including key developments, opportunities and best practice.
  • Providing strategic advice on international matters and international partnerships to Schools and the University’s Senior Management team.
  • Acting as a central of contact for overseas institutions wishing to develop a partnership with the University and coordinating visits by senior overseas delegations from prospective institutions.
  • Managing all contractual and financial aspects of the University’s participation in a range of EU funded projects and programmes.
  • Maintaining a central depositary and providing information on City’s agreements with international partners and agencies.

The Team:

International Partnerships and Development team is made up of:

  • Professor Stanton Newman - Pro Vice-Chancellor (International)
  • Vanessa Courtney - PA to Pro Vice-Chancellor 
  • Mark Hertlein - Head of International Relations
  • Jamie Avery - Study Abroad Manager
  • Aliya Sorgen - International Partnerships Manager 
  • Hannah Wilson - International Office Administrator
  • Ehsan Razavizadeh - Regional Director MENA and Head of Dubai Office
  • Dina Salabi - Senior Office Coordinator, Dubai Office
  • Alice Brendel - Head of Marketing, PR & Recruitment, Dubai Office
  • Tania Lobo - EMBA Course Officer
  • Eamon Martin - Director of Educational Relationships
  • Evoke Eruesegbefe - Into City Progression Administrator
  • Kristina Everett - Partnerships Administrator