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Appointment of McGill’s first Senior Director of Student Housing and Hospitality Services

A message from the Deputy Provost (Student Life and Learning) I am pleased to announce the appointment of Mathieu Laperle as McGill’s first Senior Director of Student Housing and Hospitality Services (SHHS), effective June 3, 2013.

Published on : 18 Jun 2013

McGill University reappoints Marc Weinstein as Vice-Principal (Development and Alumni Relations)

McGill Principal and Vice-Chancellor, Professor Heather Munroe-Blum, is delighted to announce that McGill’s Board of Governors has approved the reappointment of Marc Weinstein as Vice-Principal (Development and Alumni Relations) for a six-year term ending on June 30, 2018.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 30 May 2012

David Eidelman named Dean of Medicine and Vice-Principal (Health Affairs)

Now Chair of the Department of Medicine, leading researcher is a McGill grad, native Montrealer

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 12 Oct 2011

Sean Ferguson named Dean of Schulich School of Music at McGill

Prof. Sean Ferguson has been appointed Dean of McGill's Schulich School of Music for a five-year term starting this month. Ferguson, a composer whose work bridges the areas of musical creation and scientific and technological research, is the Director of the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Music Media and Technology (CIRMMT).

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 06 May 2011

An announcement regarding the Vice-Principal (Health Affairs) 
and Dean of Medicine

We write to confirm that Dr. Richard I. Levin has advised us that he has, for personal reasons, decided not to seek reappointment to the position of Vice-Principal [Health Affairs] and Dean of the Faculty of Medicine. We are most grateful that Dr. Levin will continue to serve in those roles until the end of his five-year mandate, on August 31st, 2011.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 14 Apr 2011

Gerald Butts, Peter Coughlin, Samuel Minzberg join McGill’s Board of Governors

Stuart H. (Kip) Cobbett, Chair of McGill University’s Board of Governors, is pleased to announce the appointment of Gerald Butts, Peter Coughlin and Samuel Minzberg as members of the Board, effective Jan. 1, 2011.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 27 Jan 2011

Stuart H. (Kip) Cobbett appointed Chair of McGill’s Board of Governors

One of Montreal’s leading lawyers and a longtime supporter of McGill University, Stuart H. (Kip) Cobbett has been appointed to a five-year term as Chair of the University’s Board of Governors, effective Jan. 1, 2010. Mr. Cobbett succeeds outgoing Chair Robert Rabinovitch.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 06 Jan 2010

New Ombudsperson for Students

To Members of the McGill community: I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Spencer Boudreau as the Ombudsperson for Students, effective September 1, 2009.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 01 Sep 2009

Resignation of CIO Sylvia Franke

Dear Members of the McGill Community, I write to inform you that Ms. Sylvia Franke, McGill’s Chief Information Officer (CIO), has decided to leave the University effective 31 December 2009 in order to pursue new opportunities in higher education administration.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 25 Aug 2009

Appointment Notice: Pierre Moreau

Principal Heather Munroe-Blum and Provost Anthony C. Masi are delighted to announce the appointment of Pierre Moreau to the position of Executive Director, Planning and Institutional Analysis (PIA) and Senior Advisor (Policy Development), effective February 11, 2009.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 11 Dec 2008

Announcement from Vice-Principal Denis Thérien

I am pleased to announce that Ms. Suzanne Smith has been promoted to the position of Director, Animal Compliance Office (ACO) effective December 1, 2008.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 10 Dec 2008

Vaughan Dowie appointed Executive Head of Public Affairs

Statement from Heather Munroe-Blum, Principal and Vice-Chancellor: I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Vaughan Dowie as Executive Head of Public Affairs, effective immediately. In this position, he will report directly to the Principal and Vice-Chancellor and will serve as a member of the University’s senior team.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 08 Dec 2008

Appointment of Interim Vice-Principal (Public Affairs)

I am pleased to announce that Vaughan Dowie will serve as Interim Vice-Principal (Public Affairs) beginning July 23, 2008, and until a new Vice-Principal is named.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 18 Jul 2008

McGill appoints new Director of the Animal Compliance Office

It is my great pleasure to announce that Dr. Cecile Baccanale has accepted the position of Director of the Animal Compliance Office as of September 1, 2008.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 09 Jul 2008

McGill appoints new Dean of Education

Principal Heather Munroe-Blum and I are delighted to announce that the Executive of the Board of Governors, at its June 19, 2008 meeting, approved the appointment of Professor Hélène Perrault as Dean of the Faculty of Education for a five-year term, renewable, starting August 15, 2008 and ending August 31, 2013.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 20 Jun 2008