Contact: Pamela Byrnes

U.S. Director

UM-SJTU Joint Institute

(734) 358-8441

1043B Dow

University of Michigan - Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute

A strategic global partnership

The University of Michigan-Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute develops global leaders through student exchanges, research collaboration and new innovative educational programs. The Joint Institiute, which was established in 2006, received the 2014 Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education.

Explore the U-M - SJTU Joint Institute

The Joint Institute’s U.S. office, located in the Wu Manufacturing Research Center in the Dow Building on North campus, provides an American presence for the institute and facilitates its interaction with the University of Michigan community, its students, staff, faculty and administration. 

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, previously the Executive Director of the JI in Shanghai, now directs the U.S. office, helping JI students connect with programs and services in the U-M community and facilitating interactions of U-M students, faculty and staff with the JI.