Person: Dr Conrad Brunk

Glenn Rainbird

Glenn Rainbird is stepping down as president & CEO of TRLabs after nine years at the helm and will be replaced in an acting capacity by Dr Roger Pederson who has also been appointed chief operating officer. During Rainbird’s term, TRLabs grew into Canada’s largest research consortium for information and communication technologies, implementing a core…

Dr Nils Petersen

Dr Nils Petersen has been appointed VP research at the Univ of Western Ontario (UWO) for a five-year term, effective January 1, 2002. A professor in UWO’s Department of Chemistry, Petersen will be responsible for promoting and enhancing the university’s broad range of research activities including university-industry partnerships and global projects. Petersen received a BSc…

Dr Conrad Brunk

Dr Conrad Brunk has been appointed director of the Centre for Studies in Religion at the Univ of Victoria, effective July 1/02. Brunk is taking a sabbatical from the Univ of Waterloo where is his academic dean of Conrad Grebel University College and a professor of philosophy; peace and conflict studies, and environmental studies. Last…