H. Deep Saini is next Principal and Vice-Chancellor

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Published: 15Nov2022
Professor H. Deep Saini

The Board of Governors of McGill University is pleased to announce the appointment of Prof. H. Deep Saini as the University's 18th Principal and Vice-Chancellor. Currently President and Vice-Chancellor at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Prof. Saini will begin his five-year, renewable term at McGill on April 1, 2023. He will also hold the appointment of Full Professor in the Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.

“Prof. Saini exemplifies the rare mix of strong academic leadership with a wide-ranging and international perspective,” says Board Chair Maryse Bertrand. “A collaborative and innovative thinker who sees challenges as opportunities and who has the ability to set a long-term vision for the University, Prof. Saini is the perfect choice for McGill as it embarks on its third century.”

Read the full story in the McGill Reporter

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