Academics
Areas of Study

Overview

The Office of International Affairs (OIA) strives to fulfill Gallaudet University’s mission to create a “Global Gallaudet” that positively impacts the quality of life for the full spectrum of Deaf identities worldwide.

Learn more about the OIA’s goals.

Labs

Internationalization (IZN) Lab
The American Council on Education (ACE)’s internationalization model and its mentoring through two Internationalization Labs (IZN), is a strategic planning effort that is guiding Gallaudet University on a path to achieve a stronger integration of international dimensions in every aspect of its operations. Changes that are made will strike the core of the University’s identity as the preeminent center for the deaf community in the U.S. and abroad.

Departments

International Relations
International Relations advances Gallaudet's standing as the key source for improving life for a full spectrum of global Deaf identities. IR teams with University constituents, serves as a global knowledge hub, hosts select strategic international visitors, manages the Gallaudet-Nippon Foundation World Deaf Leadership Scholarship, and implements strategic planning and policy development.

Programs

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)
ISSS serves as a resource for easing international students and scholars’ transition to life in the United States and at Gallaudet University.

Meet the Team

Director

Charles Reilly

Executive Director, International Affairs

Staff

Rowena Winiarczyk

Director, International Operations

Alim Chandani

International Relations Manager

B Nzyuko

Immigration Compliance Coordinator

Jarvis Grindstaff

International Student Success Coordinator

Tracy Dunlap

Associate International Initiatives Coordinator

Todd Byrd

Senior Scientific Writer

Rita Torres

Administrative Support Specialist

Support

Contact Us

Office of International Affairs

Charles Reilly

Building 103

(202) 250-2294

(202) 651-5150

(202) 803-7546

Monday
9:00 am-5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am-5:00 pm
Thursday
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Friday
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