Person: Carol Stephenson

Carol Stephenson

Carol Stephenson has been appointed dean of the Richard Ivey School of Business at the Univ of Western Ontario for a second five-year term. Stephenson’s first term was highlighted by an increasing emphasis on research and interdisciplinary initiatives allowing students to study business in conjunction

Dr Henry Mantsch

Dr Henry Mantsch has been appointed senior advisor at the Office of the National Science Advisor with a focus on international affairs. Mantsch comes to the NSA from the Canadian Embassy in Berlin where he was S&T counsellor for the past five years. His previous career with the National Research Council spanned 34 years and…

Dr Michael Owen

Dr Michael Owen has been appointed VP research and graduate studies at the Ontario College of Art and Design. Owen comes to the college from Brock Univ where he was associate VP research and international development and a professor in the faculty of education. Prior to that he was Brock’s director of research services –…

Dr Claire Bombardier

Dr Claire Bombardier has been selected as the first holder of the Pfizer Chair in Rheumatology at the Univ of Toronto. Bombardier is the director of the U of T’s division of rheumatology research in the department of medicine. The $2-million chair received $1.5 million in funding from Pfizer Canada.

Carol Stephenson

Carol Stephenson has been appointed dean of the Univ of Western Ontario’s Richard Ivey School of Business for a five-year term, effective July 1. She replaces Lawrence Tapp who is retiring after an eight-year stint. Stephenson is the former president and CEO of Lucent Technologies Canada and brings a wealth of expertise to the position,…

Dr Inge Russell

Dr Inge Russell has been appointed to the governing council of the National Research Council for a three-year term. Russell brings to the NRC a background in business and regional economies, having worked at John Labatt Co from 1976 until 2001 when she took early retirement. She is an adjunct professor at the Univ of…

Dr Barbara Sherwood Lollar

Dr Barbara Sherwood Lollar has been appointed to a three-year term on the governing council of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council. A cross-appointed professor of geology at the Univ of Toronto, she is a world authority in the field of isotope geochemistry and the winner of many awards. Sherwood Lollar received a BA…