Yusuf Varachia

Director, Global Engagement
APAIE 2020
Visiting Scholars

email: yva2@sfu.ca
Tel: 778-782-4784
Office: Strand Hall 2146


Yusuf Varachia has over 15 years of experience working in the Canadian educational sector. Prior to taking on his current position at SFU International, Yusuf was a teacher/chair for the Toronto District School Board, worked in student recruitment, and managed international and Indigenous student recruitment at SFU. Currently he is the Director, Global Engagement at Simon Fraser University. In this position, he is responsible for promoting and enhancing SFU’s profile domestically and internationally through the strategic management of SFU’s international partnerships, international visitors, local diplomatic corps, and local international organizations.