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Meet the Director

Adriana González Moncada

Mrs. González serves as the Director of the International Affairs Office since May 2015.  She graduated from Universidad de Antioquia with a Bachelor’s degree in English and Spanish. She holds a PhD in Linguistics from Stony Brook University and a Master’s degree in Language Sciences from Université de Nancy II in France.

González has been at the University since 1998, where she served as associate professor for the School of Languages. Her previous positions include Director of the School of Languages, 2002-2009, and, most recently, coordinator of the Foreign Language Teaching and Learning Research Group (EALE).

She has been an active member of the Cross-Sector Committee for the Assurance of Quality in Higher Education (Conaces), peer evaluator for the Administrative Department of Science, Technology and Innovation (Colciencias), and visiting professor at several universities including Universidad de Caldas, Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana and Universidad de Xalapa, Mexico.

She has written numerous articles and book chapters on topics including professional development of foreign language teachers, language policy and second language acquisition. Her research experiences include a recent study on the recruitment, retention and professional development of English teachers in Latin America and the Middle East. 

Contact information

Adriana González Moncada
Email: direccioninter@udea.edu.co
Phone: (574) 2195210

International Affairs Advisor
Email: cooperacioninter@udea.edu.co 
Phone: (574) 2195210

Academic Cooperation 

  • International mobility, student exchange, grants and scholarships

  • International partnerships and agreements   
  • Support services for international students and faculty
  • Study abroad programs  


Contact information

Academic Cooperation Coordinator
Email: academicointer@udea.edu.co
Phone: (574) 2198210 

María Vanegas Vanegas
Academic Cooperation Advisor
Email: movilidadinter@udea.edu.co
Phone: (574) 2195212


Scientific Cooperation 

  • International collaborative agreements
  • Advising for research groups 
  • Strategic partnerships development
  • Networking opportunities
  • Support for the development of double degree programs 


Contact information

Santiago López Álvarez
Scientific Cooperation Advisor
Email: investigacioninter@udea.edu.co
Phone: (574) 2198211


Advising & support

  • Financial aid for study abroad and exchange programs
  • Administrative and budgetary affairs
  • Cover and endorsement letters for visa and scholarship purposes 

Contact information

Yurani Zapata
Administrative Assistant
Email: administracioninter@udea.edu.co
Phone: (574) 2198212

María Eugenia Sanclemente
Email: maria.sanclemente@udea.edu.co
Phone: (574) 2195210


Cultural Cooperation and Communications

  • Promotion of international opportunities
  • Hosting of international visits
  • Coordination of special international events
  • Communication media and digital strategies

Contact information

Laura García
Communications Coordinator 
Email: comunicacionesinter@udea.edu.co 
Phone: (574) 2198212

Andrea Quintero
Communications Assistant
Email: comunicacionesinter2@udea.edu.co
Phone: (574) 2198209


Office hours and advising

The International Affairs Office works from monday to thursday (8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.) and on fridays (7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.). If you are an undergraduate student, please visit us on wednesday and thursday from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

If you need additional assistance or have any questions about a particular topic or program, please contact the executive assistant directly to set up an appointment. You can also email us at movilidadinter@udea.edu.co

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