Person: Dr Norman Beaulieu

Dr. Paul Guild

Dr. Paul Guild has been appointed VP research at the Univ of Waterloo, effective January 1/01, replacing Dr. Carolyn Hansson, who completed a five-year term. Guild is a leading expert in the management of technological change and a faculty member in the department of management sciences. He is also cross-appointed to the departments of psychology…

Dr Eric Manning

Dr Eric Manning and Dr Ali Shoja have joined with research team at Vancouver’s New Media Innovation Centre (NewMIC). The two Univ of Victoria scientists are professors in the department of computer science and will be working at NewMIC one day a week on reconstructing the Internet to deliver high-speed, high-quality new media applications. The…

Dr Norman Beaulieu

Dr Norman Beaulieu has been appointed the first chair of the Univ of Alberta’s new Informatics Circle of Research Excellence (iCORE) Wireless Communications Laboratory. Beaulieu will lead research on the physical network needed to permit increased transmission rates and connectivity to the telephone network and the Internet. Beaulieu joined the U of A’s engineering faculty…

Dr Marc Garneau

Dr Marc Garneau has been appointed executive VP of the Canadian Space Agency (CSA), the third person to hold the post in the Agency’s 13-year history. Beginning with a two-year term, Garneau will assist CSA president Mac Evans in the implementation of the Canadian space program and the development of future programs….