Person: Dr Anita McGahan

Dr Pierre Meulien

Dr Pierre Meulien has been appointed president and CEO of Genome Canada, replacing interim president and CEO Dale Patterson and filling a gap that was created by the abrupt departure of Dr Martin Godbout last year (R$, October 26/09). Meulien comes from Genome BC where he served as chief scientific officer for 3.5 years. He…

Dr Robert Crawhall

Dr Robert Crawhall has been appointed VP operations at Precarn Inc as the organization makes a bid to expand its scope to include all information and communications technologies (ICT) (R$, October 14/10). Crawhall comes to Precarn from NanoQuébec where he served as CEO since July/08. He previously led the National Capital Institute of Telecommunications and…

Dr Anita McGahan

Dr Anita McGahan has been appointed to the newly created position of associate dean of research at the Rotman School of Management. McGahan will be responsible for the school’s PhD program and oversee its research activities including its Business Information Centre. She holds an MA and PhD in business economics from Harvard Graduate School of…

Simon Kennedy

Simon Kennedy has been appointed senior associate DM at Industry Canada with responsibility for the science and innovation and strategic policy sectors. Kennedy has extensive experience at the Privy Council Office, most recently as deputy secretary to the Cabinet (plans and consultation)….