Co-chair of the December 9-12 conference, to be held at the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel, is Desautels professor Alain Pinsonneault, Imasco Chair of IS. Keynote speaker: Danielle Savoie, CIO, Cirque du Soleil. Co-organizers: HEC-Montréal, Concordia and Queen's universities. Topic: All research topics. Info: www.icis2007.org. The award for Professor Pinsonneault's winning IS Publication of the Year paper (with Pozzebon, M., R. Titah), "Combining Social Shaping of Technology and Communicative Action Theory for Understanding Rhetorical Closure in IT," will be presented on December 11.
Nicol Korner-Bitensky, associate professor at the School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, talks about research on retraining programs for older motorists.
MBA student Stephan Lukac has won the Marketing Research and Intelligence Association (MRIA)/Sobey's marketing research competition for his presentation "Creating Value through Innovative Research: the customer journey."
Times Higher-QS rates McGill best public university in North America.
From Nominal Mapping to Prosodic Bootstrapping: The acquisition of determiners in "Germanic" and "Romance"
Colloquium talk given by Prof. Tanja Kupisch of the Linguistics department at McGill -- Dec. 14, 3:30 PM, 3700 McTavish (Faculty of Education), Room 216.
The Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Office (GPSO) and Teaching and Learning Services (TLS) are pleased to announce the first competition for the Arthur and Dawn Weston Fellowship in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. This fellowship was established in 2007 by Arthur and Dawn Weston to recognize and promote the development of university teaching and learning expertise in various disciplines. It is awarded by the GPSO upon the recommendation of TLS to an outstanding full-time graduate student interested in conducting research on university teaching and learning in any faculty.
The Admissions, Recruitment and Registrar's Office will now be called Enrolment Services.