The vice-president of Memorial University (Marine Institute) is primarily responsible for the operations of the Marine Institute. The vice-president of Memorial University (Marine Institute) reports directly to the president and works in close collaboration with the Marine Institute’s Executive Committee, as well as the other vice-presidents and members of the senior management team of Memorial University. The Office of the Vice-President includes:


MI International is the focal point for international programs and activities of the Marine Institute. The unit brings an international dimension to the Institute, while enhancing the province’s export capability, by participating in international development projects and establishing linkages with other institutions around the world.


The Department of Development and Engagement is responsible for business development, major strategic projects, government relations, aboriginal affairs and related activities. In addition, the Department also oversees Regional Engagement, Alumni Affairs and Development.