International Advisors

Faces to Know

Oludurotimi Adetunji
Director of Science Center Outreach and Assistant DeanOffice of the Dean of the College 
University Hall 201
(401) 863-2315
Oludurotimi_Adetunji AT brown.edu

Maitrayee Bhattacharyya
Associate Dean for Diversity Programs, Office of the Dean of the College
University Hall 201
(401) 863-3488
Maitrayee_Bhattacharyya AT brown.edu

Elke Breker
Director, Office of International Student and Scholar Services (OISSS)
J. Walter Wilson 510
(401) 863-2427
Elke_Breker AT brown.edu

  • Immigration and visa matters for admitted international students and scholars
  • Employment authorization/recommendation (e.g. curricular practical training - CPT, optional practical praining - OPT , and academic training - AT
  • General advising, including cultural adjustment and transition to the U.S. education system

Shontay Delalue
Director of International Student and Visitor Experience / Assistant Dean of the College
J. Walter Wilson, Room 312
(401) 863-5866
sdelalue AT brown.edu

  • Advisor to the International Mentoring Program and undergraduate International Orientation
  • General academic advising
  • Non-academic referrals and advising

Ashley Ferranti
Assistant Dean of Student Life 
Graduate Center E 
(401) 863-3145
Ashley_Ferranti AT brown.edu

Panetha Ott
Director of Admission, International Recruitment, Office of College Admission
198 Dyer Street
(401) 863-7925
Panetha_Ott AT brown.edu

  • Undergraduate students only
  • Undergraduate international student admission
  • General student advising

Sara Sanford
Assistant Director, Office of International Student and Scholar Services (OISSS)
J. Walter Wilson 510
(401) 863-2314
Sara_Sanford AT brown.edu

  • Immigration and visa matters for admitted international students
  • Employment authorization/recommendation (e.g. curricular practical training - CPT, optional practical praining - OPT , and academic training - AT
  • General advising, including cultural adjustment and transition to the U.S. education system