The president is responsible for establishing the Vice-Presidential Advisory Search Committee and the Vice-Presidential Advisory Review Committee to provide recommendations on the appointment and reappointment of vice-presidents.
Currently, the University of Alberta is undertaking a VP transition in the following portfolio(s):
Lorne Babiuk will complete his second term as vice-president (research) on June 30, 2017, and will not seek reappointment.
An advisory search committee has been struck to provide recommendations on the appointment of a new vice-president (research).
Vice-president (research) position profile
Debra Pozega Osburn resigned as vice-president (university relations) effective August 31, 2016. As of September 1, 2016, Jacqui Tam is the interim vice-president (university relations).
An advisory search committee has been struck to provide recommendations on the appointment of a new vice-president (university relations).
Vice-president (university relations) position profile
Gitta Kulczycki will become the University of Alberta's next vice-president (finance and administration) effective November 1, 2016. Gitta Kulczycki has served in a number of senior leadership roles in Canada’s post-secondary education, health-care, and high-tech sectors. She is currently vice-president (resources and operations) at Western University. Read the full announcement here.
Andrew Sharman will become the University of Alberta’s next vice-president (facilities and operations) effective September 1, 2016. Andrew Sharman comes to the University of Alberta from the Government of Alberta, where he is currently assistant deputy minister of health and government facilities with Alberta Infrastructure. Read the full announcement here.
The Vice-Presidential Advisory Review Committee is established to provide recommendations to the president on the reappointment of vice-presidents.
There are no vice-presidential reviews currently underway.