Advisory Committee on the Appointment of a Vice-President, Research and Innovation

PDAD&C#21, 2014-15

To:  Governing Council
Academic Board
Business Board
University Affairs Board
Principals, Deans, Academic Directors, and Chairs
Professionals, Managers, and Confidential Staff
President of UTFA
Presidents of Employee Unions
Presidents of APUS, GSU, SCSU, UTMSU and UTSU 
From:     Professor Meric Gertler, President  
Date:  September 18, 2014 
Re:  Advisory Committee on the Appointment of a Vice-President, Research and Innovation  
                   (1) Position Specification
                   (2) Call for Nominations

(1) Position Specification

I am pleased to inform you that the position specification developed by the Advisory Committee on the Appointment of a Vice-President, Research and Innovation is now available at http://uoft.me/VPRIPosSpec.

The Committee appreciates the input that was received from the University community and related stakeholders, which helped inform the development of the position specification. 

(2) Call for Nominations

The Advisory Committee welcomes nominations for the Vice-President, Research and Innovation and will begin its consideration of individuals immediately.

Applications and nominations, including the qualifications and accomplishments on the basis of which the individual merits consideration, should be submitted in confidence to Mr. Louis Charpentier, Secretary to the Advisory Committee, at l.charpentier@utoronto.ca.  Nominations can also be submitted via the online form available at https://uoftgc.wufoo.com/forms/vp-research-innovation-nominations/.