To: All Faculty at UBC’s Vancouver campus
The following broadcast message is being sent to faculty at UBC (Vancouver) from David Farrar, Provost and Vice President Academic.
A President’s Advisory Committee has been struck to undertake the search process for a new Vice Provost and Associate Vice President Enrolment and Academic Facilities. Dr. Paul Smith, who has been serving in the position on a pro tem basis, will return to his professorial position at the end of June, 2012.
Per Policy #18 that governs this search, members of the President’s Advisory Committee represent faculty and student members of the Vancouver Senate, graduate and undergraduate students elected from the Vancouver student bodies, and other representatives, who are noted as follows:
Joe Belanger, Convocation Senator
James Brander, Professor, Sauder School of Business
Chris Dorrow, Graduate Student
Karan D’Souza, Undergraduate Student
Katharine Patterson, Joint Faculties Senator, Faculty of Arts
Des Verma, Convocation Senator
Justin Yang, Student Senator-at-large, Faculty of Science
Susanne Schmiesing, Director Finance and Administration, Faculty of Education
Janet Werker, Professor, Psychology Department, Faculty of Arts
A Call for Applications, highlighting the responsibilities and qualifications for this position, will appear in the next issue of UBC Reports, and may also be found at: www.vpacademic.ubc.ca