Director - Internationalization Office

Dr. Sonja Knutson

Director's PhotoAs an internationalization and student affairs professional and scholar, Dr. Sonja Knutson currently has a complex university-wide mandate to implement the Strategic Internationalization Plan (SIP) 2020 at Memorial University. She enjoys participating in international conferences, learning and sharing best practice in international education.

Her current role encompasses the full spectrum of campus internationalization: enrollment management, academic development and success, pastoral care, budget development and income generation, community engagement and support, and external relations with government, industry and non-governmental organizations from the local to the international level. Dr. Knutson’s research examines the internationalization leadership role in post-secondary education.

Contact Information:
Phone: (709) 864-3288
Twitter: @SonjaEKnutson

Mailing Address:
Internationalization Office
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Global Learning Centre, Room CA-2004
57 Allandale Road (Burton’s Pond)
St. John’s, NL, Canada A1B 3S7