North America

University contacts who work across North America.

Frank Cogliano

Frank Cogliano

International Dean
North America

Based in Edinburgh, Frank works with colleagues and students to implement the University’s North American Strategy. He work closely with colleagues across the University on matters relating to student recruitment, alumni engagement and partnering.

Dalinda Perez-Alvarez

Dalinda Perez-Alvarez

Regional Director
Latin America (interim cover North America)

Based in Santiago, Dalinda is providing interim cover for the Regional Director North America role. In addition to her role as Regional Director Latin America, Dalinda is responsible for coordinating and advancing priority activity across Canada and the USA, including the development and management of partnerships, connections and opportunities with key institutions and agencies.

Rachael Parsons

Rachael Parsons

Regional Manager
Americas

Based in Edinburgh, Rachael is the lead recruitment contact for Latin and North America, providing support to prospective students and key stakeholders across the region.

Aly Stewart

Aly Stewart

Regional Manager
North America (CAHSS)

Based in Edinburgh, Aly manages student recruitment from North America on behalf of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (CAHSS).

Mikaela Spencer

Mikaela Spencer

Partnerships Manager
North America

Based in New York City, Mikaela works with a range of North American partners, including academic and non-traditional partners, alumni, and donors, and coordinates various projects and activity in the region.

Hillary Cementina

Hillary Cementina

Regional Admissions Representative
West Coast

Based in California, Hillary looks after recruitment in North America and is the point of contact for students on the West Coast.

Amani Roland

Amani Roland

Head of Philanthropy
North America West

Based in Los Angeles, Amani works with individual and corporate donors in North America who are interested in making significant philanthropic investments in the University. She plays a lead role in developing our strategy for engaging leading donors in the region. She also supports the members of the University's USA Development Trust board.

James Gauthier

James Gauthier

Head of Philanthropy
North America East

Based in Atlanta, James works with individual and corporate donors in North America who are interested in making significant philanthropic investments in the University. He plays a lead role in developing our strategy for engaging leading donors in the region. He also supports the members of the University's USA Development Trust board.

Contact the North American Office

45 Rockefeller Plaza, Suite 2000, New York, NY 10111
t: +1 (212) 332-3464

Recruitment

Aly Stewart, Rachael Parsons and Hillary Cementina manage recruitment activity in Canada and the USA.

Recruitment enquiries

Enquiries from the USA: usaenquiries@ed.ac.uk

Enquiries from Canada: canadaenquiries@ed.ac.uk

Entry requirements

We have a dedicated area for entry requirements, which translates UK requirements into local qualifications:

Visits & online events

We regularly meet with prospective students in North America.

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University Centre

The Centre of Canadian Studies brings people together from across the University with an interest in Canada. They support, publicise and pursue research projects, academic activities, and run events related to Canada.

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Alumni

We have 22,000 alumni currently residing in North America and a well-established alumni neetwork.

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