Congratulations to recipients of Waterloo International’s 2018 Staff International Experience Fund (SIEF).
2018 SIEF Recipients
Ryan Jacobs is the Director of Print + Retail Solutions. Ryan is planning on visiting several institutions in the United Kingdom to share information and learn about changes and best practices in retail and print services within an academic setting. These discussions will focus on store layout and traffic flows, merchandising strategies, product design and assortment planning, and customer service and training.
Angela Rooke is the Manager, Professional Skills and Postdoctoral Affairs in Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs. Angela is planning on visiting several institutions in Australia to learn and share high-impact practices focused on various aspects of the doctoral student experience including work-life balance, professional relationships, public engagement, and career preparation.
Robert Wagner is a Senior CNC Technician in Mechanical & Mechatronics Engineering. Robert is planning on visiting several institutions in England to learn and share information related to additive manufacturing and how best to integrate this emerging technology into an existing university lab while maintaining workflows, ensuring trouble-free installation, and establishing safety and training protocols to protect all lab users.