International Relations Office

A Functional Office

The International Relations Office's main role is to strengthen INSA Lyon's attractiveness and its global recognition. Its a service that suggests, coordinates and operates the INSA Lyon international strategy.

Our strategic axes of development

  • Strengthen existing partnerships and attractiveness, particularly Europe-wide to optimize anchoring in Europe
  • Prioritize the synergy between training and research to structure international cooperations
  • Develop international mobility for students, teachers-researchers and administrative

International & European Relations Office Team


  • Vice-President for International Affairs: Prof. Damien FABREGUE
  • Head of Administration: Corinne GRAN-IAFRATE
  • Executive Assistant: Sandra PUJOL RODRIGUEZ

Project Managers

  • Project Manager for Africa: Valérie LEBEY
  • Project Manager for Asia: Anaëlle CHOUKRI (replaces Nathalie NIESIEWICZ)
  • Project Manager for Latin America: Haridian MELGAR PEREZ
  • Project Manager for Europe - UNITECH, Erasmus+: Thalia DARNANVILLE
  • Project Manager for Europe - PEP UP, double degrees, EURINSA: Dorothée BRAC DE LA PERRIERE
  • Project Manager for Oceania, U.S.A. and Canada: Berengère GUICHON
  • Short Programs Coordinator: Tara PIGNAL
  • International Communication Project Manager: Helen MELOTTI

Project Assistants

  • European Projects Assistant: Mathilde CURTET
  • European Projects Assistant : Laetitia TONDU
  • Non-European Projects Assistant: Nora TUFENKJIAN
  • Non-European Projects Assistant: Coline PERAIRE

Outgoing Mobility Unit

Dealing with engineering students' international departures

  • Coordinator: Meriem BENDAICHE

  • Assistant: Hue-Shen GAILLARD

Finance Unit

  • Coordinator: Nazaré MARQUES
  • Assistant: Josua RABENARIVO
  • Assistant: Carola GUTIERREZ