Administrative Appointments news
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.