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New Seneca International Dean

Jos Nolle

Jos Nolle

Jos Nolle is the new Dean of Seneca International. 

Jos has more than 25 years of experience in International Education and Development. He has held leadership roles at Niagara College and Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) and served as a technical advisor in Colombia to the Association of Canadian Community Colleges (ACCC), now called Colleges and Institutes Canada.

As Director of International Education and Development at Niagara College, Jos established this new division and led its business development and student recruitment initiatives, resulting in remarkable international student growth. In fact, international enrolment at the College rose from 50 students in 1995, to 1,900 students from more than 60 countries in 2012. More recently, as the Chair of International Development at Niagara, Jos co-ordinated international development projects in 13 countries supported through agreements with ACCC, the Canadian International Development Agency, the World Bank and regional development banks. Jos has also designed and co-ordinated private contract training and overseas program delivery in China, India, Colombia, Chile, Panama, Cuba and Saudi Arabia.

In various leadership roles with MSF, Jos helped to grow the award-winning, international medical relief organization into a $100M operation that places 700 expatriate MSF field workers in 24 countries every year.

Jos holds a master’s degree in industrial design engineering – business management from the Delft University of Technology in Delft, Holland.