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Kevin Fitzgibbons

Kevin Fitzgibbons has been appointed director of the S&T division at the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, replacing Daniele Ayotte who left last May to become deputy executive director for DFAIT’s Americas Strategy. Fitzgibbons comes to DFAIT from the Office of the National Science Advisor (NSA) where he was executive director for more…

Dr Kevin Keough

Dr Kevin Keough has resigned from the Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR) effective August 30th. Keough was AHFMR’s president and CEO for three years and will be replaced on an interim basis by Dr Jacques Magnan, the organization’s VP programs. The board of trustees has initiated an international recruitment for a replacement. Keough’s…

Dr Norbert Haunerland

Dr Norbert Haunerland has been appointed associate VP research at Simon Fraser Univ. Haunerland has been associated with SFU since 1989, serving as chair of the department of biological sciences and participating in the strategic plan task force and Senate committee on university priorities. Haunerland will share leadership and administration of research with Dr Mario…

Dr André Lalonde

Dr André Lalonde has been appointed head of the faculty of science at the Univ of Ottawa. Lalonde is a professor of mineralogy and geology in the department of earth sciences. He has been acting science dean since 2006….