The following appointments were approved by Memorial’s Board of Regents:
Dr. Peter Rans is the new director of Co-operative Education. Dr. Rans’ appointment is effective Dec. 10, 2007.
Dr. Roger Levy is the new head of Political Science. Dr. Levy’s appointment begins on July 1, 2008.
Dr. Noreen Golfman was appointed acting dean, School of Graduate Studies, for an eight-month period (or until a new dean has been appointed) effective Jan. 1, 2008.
Dr. Anthony Dickinson’s appointment as acting executive director of the International Centre has been extended for a five month period effective Nov. 1, 2007.
Dr. Michael Collins has been appointed acting vice-president (academic) while Dr. Eddy Campbell is acting president for an eight-month period (or until Dr. Campbell returns to his position) effective Jan. 1, 2008.
Dr. Holly Pike has been appointed acting principal, Sir Wilfred Grenfell College, effective Oct. 23, 2007.
Slavko Manojlovich re-appointed for a second three-year term as associate university librarian (information technology) effective Jan. 1, 2008.
Louise McGillis was appointed associate university librarian (SWGC) for a three-year term effective Jan. 1, 2008.
George Beckett’s appointment as associate university librarian (health sciences) has been extended for a three-month period effective Jan. 1, 2008.
Catherine Lawton’s appointment as associate university librarian has been extended for a three-month period effective Jan. 1, 2008.
Dr. Andy Foster was appointed interim associate dean of science (administration and undergraduate) for a five-month period effective Dec. 1, 2007.
Emad Rizkalla was reappointed the chair of the board of the Genesis Group Inc. The following new directors were appointed to the Genesis board as well: Jerry Byrne, Susan Hollett, Judith Hearn and Sheila Downer.