Person: Dr Daniel Muzyka

Dr Neil Turok

Dr Neil Turok has been appointed executive director of the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, effective October 1, replacing Dr Howard Burton who resigned last year over a contract dispute. South African-born Turok is currently chair of mathematical physics at Cambridge Univ and director of the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology. He has worked in several…

Dr Joanne Kesselman

Dr Joanne Kesselman has been appointed to the governing council of the Social Sciences and Humanities and Engineering Research Council. Kesselman is VP research and a professor of psychology at the Univ of Manitoba. Until recently, she served as VP of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council. Kesselman sits on the boards of a…

Dr Daniel Muzyka

Dr Daniel Muzyka has been appointed to the governing council of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council. As dean of the Sauder School of Business at the Univ of British Columbia since 1999, Muzyka has a wide range of business and policy experience. He is considered an expert on commercialization strategies, having led a…