Meet Our Team


Nancy O'Shea

Nancy O’Shea joined UNB as the Director of the International Student Advisor’s Office in July 2014. Nancy has worked in Student Services for over 16 years at various post-secondary institutions in Canada and the United Arab Emirates.  With a background in counselling and student service administration, she brings skills and experience that will benefit our international students and student services in general.  She is committed to providing exceptional service that will enhance student experience and contribute to student success.


Tania Sanchez (on leave)

Tania Sanchez is currently the International Student Immigration Advisor. She is a Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant (RCIC) and a member in good standing of Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC) since July 2014. Originally from El Salvador, Tania arrived in Canada in 2004 and graduated from UNB in 2009.  She has over 5 years working with international students and cross cultural experience in different settings. Tania has a clear passion for working with other cultures and she is excited to help you make the most of your time at UNB.


Jason MacFarlane

Jason MacFarlane is UNB's new International Student Transition Advisor. Having taught internationally and worked for almost eight years at the Multicultural Association of Fredericton, Jason loves to learn about new cultures and is looking forward to meeting everyone in the international student community.