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Campus Bulletin

July 15, 2005

Candidates for Guelph-Humber Vice-Provost to Speak

The Vice-Provost Search Committee for the University of Guelph-Humber had announced the names of four candidates short-listed for the position of Vice-Provost (Chief Academic Officer).

On July 22, each candidate will give a 20-minute public lecture at Guelph-Humber and share their visions for the future of the institution. Each presentation will be followed by a 30-minute question period.

To accommodate members of the U of G community who would like to attend, a shuttle service will depart from the front of the University Centre at 7:45 a.m. and return at 3:30 p.m.

Shuttle reservations can be made by contacting Carol Sherman at (519) 824-4120, Ext. 53846, or no later than July 20 at 4:45 p.m.

The candidates are:

Pam Hanft, Associate Vice-President, Professional Development and Dean, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humber Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning.

Hilary Horan, Professor and Associate Vice-President, Student Affairs, University of Regina.

John McKendry, Vice-President, Douglas College.

John Walsh, Professor, School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, University of Guelph.

For a brief summary of each candidate’s qualifications click here.

For details on time and location for presentations click here.

As part of the search process, the Committee invites written comments regarding the candidates; these should be sent by Friday, July 29th to either of the co-chairs, Michael Hatton, Vice-President, Academic, Humber Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning at: or Maureen Mancuso, Provost & Vice-President Academic, University of Guelph at

The public presentations will be audio-taped; tapes will be available from the Provost's Office, Room 414 University Centre.

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