Mark Glauser is High Commissioner of Canada to Australia, a position he has held since October 2019. He is also High Commissioner to Nauru, High Commissioner-designate to Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu, and Ambassador to the Marshall Islands, Micronesia and Palau.
He is a career diplomat, having previously served abroad in Geneva, Switzerland, Amman, Jordan and Washington, DC. During his 28 years of public service, he has held a number of leadership positions in Ottawa and abroad dealing with international security, national security and intelligence, Canada-US relations and the Middle East.
He holds a BA (Honours - History and Political Science) from the University of Saskatchewan and an MA (Political Science) from Dalhousie University. He enjoys hiking and cycling (slowly) and recently took up golf. He and his wife, Diane, have two adult children.