Selection Committee Members

In accordance with the Procedure for appointing a Vice-President, the Selection Committee is comprised of eight (8) members, specifically,

a.   the President, who chairs the Committee, without voting right;
b.   three members of the Board of Governors, appointed by the Board, one of which must be a student member of the Board of Governors;
c.   three Senate members, appointed by the Senate, one of which must be a
student member of Senate registered in a program of study at a level other than that of the member of the Board of Governors; and
d.   one person from outside the University of Ottawa, invited by the President and
recommended by the Joint Committee of the Senate and the Board of

Jacques Frémont, President and Vice-chancellor

Jean-Paul Bédard, Vice-President of Public Affairs, Canadian Blood Services (Board of Governors)

Joanne Lefebvre, Former President/CEO - Regroupement des gens d'affaires de la Capitale nationale, RGA (Board of Governors)

Hélène Perrault, Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences (Senate)

Kevin Kee, Dean, Faculty of Arts (Senate) 

Carlie Boisvert, Undergraduate Student (Board of Governors)

Adam Strömbergsson-DeNora, Graduate Student (Senate)

Martha Crago, Vice-President Research, Dalhousie University | As of July 1st, 2017: Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation, McGill University – (External Member)

The recruitment firm of Boyden has been retained to aid the Selection Committee in its search


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