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Across the world, people recognize McGill for its commitment to excellence, both in education and in advancing knowledge. That reputation—and, in fact, everything that McGill is today—comes from the efforts, contributions and achievements of hundreds of thousands of people.

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Office of the Principal and Vice-Chancellor
James Administration Building, Room 506
McGill University
845 Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal, Quebec H3A 0G4

Tel.: 514-398-4180
Fax: 514-398-4768

susan [dot] aberman [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Ms. Susan Aberman)
Chief of Staff
Tel: 514-398-5190
Fax: 514-398-4768

The Principal and Vice-Chancellor

The Office of the Principal and Vice-Chancellor

As the Principal and Vice-Chancellor, Suzanne Fortier is the academic head and chief executive officer of McGill University. She is appointed by, and a member of, the Board of Governors. Professor Fortier oversees all aspects of McGill, from the University’s day-to-day operations to setting strategic directions in education, research and global initiatives.

Professor Fortier began her five-year term as McGill’s 17th Principal and Vice-Chancellor on September 5th, 2013.