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About Us

Ryerson International supports the University’s commitment to becoming a leading city-facing innovation university with a global reach.

Ryerson prioritizes providing all students, faculty and staff with access to opportunities for transformative global learning and for collaborative scholarly, research and creative activity by forming values-driven ethical, sustainable and inclusive partnerships to advance community engagement, mutually beneficial forms of innovation, capacity building and global awareness.

For detailed information regarding Ryerson’s vision for internationalization, visit our Strategy, available in full online.

Assistant Vice-President (AVP) International

Assistant Vice-President (AVP) International, Dr. Anver Saloojee

Dr. Anver Saloojee, AVP International

The Assistant Vice-President (AVP) International, Dr. Anver Saloojee, provides university-wide strategic direction to Ryerson’s international activities and guides Ryerson’s evolution into a global urban university.

A member of the Ryerson community for almost 30 years as sessional instructor, lecturer and professor in the Department of Politics and Public Administration, Anver has earned a number of teaching awards including Ryerson Professor of the Year. In 2005 he took on the role as special advisor to the presidency of the Government of South Africa, returning to Ryerson in 2008 and in 2014 was named special advisor to Ryerson’s president and provost. 

Read Dr. Saloojee's Full Bio

What We Do

Ryerson International staff offer the following services: