There are great things happening at Memorial University and it is an exciting time to be a part of it.
Under the leadership of Dr. Noreen Golfman (pictured at right), the Office of the Provost and Vice-President (Academic) is committed to enabling the university to be recognized as one of the most distinguished public universities in Canada through supporting excellence in education, scholarship and student experience. An important role of the office is to align activities, operations, budget, policies, and administrative structures with the academic mission, strategic priorities and plans, and our frameworks Teaching and Learning, Research and Public Engagement.
It is innovation and a forward thinking approach that keeps Memorial University on the path to distinction as we continue to fulfill our commitments to the people of Newfoundland and Labrador.
A number of important academic leadership changes that will take place in the coming months were approved by the Board of Regents on June 8, 2016.
The search committee for the position of university librarian has completed its work and has recommended Susan Cleyle for the position. President Gary Kachanoski has accepted the recommendation and the Board of Regents approved the appointment on June 8, 2016. Ms. Cleyle will begin a five-year term effective Aug. 1, 2016.