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NOTICE- COVID-19

As a preventive measure and to avoid the spread of the virus, the Office of Francophone and Francophile Affairs (OFFA) team has decided to close its student lounge as well as its office. The entire team can be contacted by email and we will keep you informed of changes as they occur.

Office of Francophone and Francophile Affairs (OFFA)

Simon Fraser University
Cornerstone Building
198 – 8960 University High Street
Burnaby, BC  V5A 4Y6

Tel: 778.782.6927
Fax: 778.782.6682

Reception: Office 198A
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 am- 5 pm

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Our team

OFFA - Administration

Gino LeBlanc
Director
e : baff_dir@sfu.ca
: 778.782.6981
: CSTN 198A

Overall administration of the Office of Francophone and Francophile Affairs

Fara Razafinarivo
Manager
e : offamgr@sfu.ca
: 778.782.3714
: CSTN 198A

Budget administration; general office and personnel management

Rémi Marien
Associate Director of Operations
e : offa_ops@sfu.ca
: 778.782.9359
: CSTN 198A

Planning, coordination, supervision and control of operations of OFFA; partnership development

Laurence Gagnon
Coordinator - Administration & Events
e : offacoor@sfu.ca
: CSTN 198

General support to office administration; event's coordination; website updates for OFFA; support to the communications team

OFFA - Communications

Anne Marie Gagné
Coordinator - Communications,
Marketing & Student Recruitment
e : baff_comm@sfu.ca
: 778.782.7645
: CSTN 198A

Coordination of OFFA communications, promotion and student recruitment for programs in French in both faculties (FASS and FoE)

Sandie Lafleur
Coordinator - Recruitment & Student Life
e : frecruit@sfu.ca
: 778.782.7643
: CSTN 198C

Coordination of student recruitment and student life for programs in French in both faculties (FASS and FoE)

OFFA – Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)

Rémi Léger
FCP Director,
Associate Professor,
Dept. of Political Science
e : rleger@sfu.ca
: 778.782.4250
: AQ 6056

Oversight and development of curricular aspects of the French Cohort Program in Public and International Affairs (FCP); liaises with faculty members and students as well as with OFFA and FASS administrations

Rachelle Hiebert
FCP Student Advisor & Administrator
e : fcpmgr@sfu.ca
: 778.782.6858
: CSTN 198C

Advising for registered and prospective students of the French Cohort Program in Public and International Affairs (FCP); provides information on courses, requirements, exchange program

OFFA – Faculty of Education (FoE)

Hélène Lalancette
Associate Director
e : educ_baff@sfu.ca
: 778.782.6866
: CSTN 198A

Coordination of the development and the delivery of programs in French at the FoE; liaises with faculty and community members

Betty Chin
Program Assistant
DELF-DALF Exam Center Coordinator
e : educprog@sfu.ca
: 778.782.7646
: CSTN 198C

Inquiries and administrative support for the programs in French at the FoE; administration of DELF-DALF exam center; website updates for OFFA-FoE

Nathalie Walsh
Coordinator - Provincial network for teachers of French
e : prof_baff@sfu.ca
: 778.782.5157
: CSTN 198C

Coordination of the provincial network for teachers of French programs in BC (Core French, French Immersion and Francophone programs)