Presidential Search Town Halls

The Search Committee held town halls on the Vancouver and Okanagan campuses, receiving feedback from the UBC Community in the process of formulating the Information Document for Candidates.


Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Lunch: 11:30 am
Town Hall: 11:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Jack Poole Ballroom, The Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre


Date: Thursday, January 14, 2016
Lunch: 11:30 am
Town Hall: 11:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: University Theatre, Administration Building ADM 026


The Presidential Search Committee invites you to submit your views and advice on the following:

required  leadership attributes, values, professional qualifications, and experience of candidates
priorities, opportunities and challenges facing the University over the next 5-10 years


Further information (including the last position profile) may be found on the President Search website.  Once finalized in early February, the presidential position profile will be made public.

I encourage you to take part in the consultation process and share your views with the Search Committee. The Search Committee looks forward to seeing you at a town hall, but should you be unable to attend, please feel free to submit your written comments to:

The University of British Columbia
Presidential Search Committee
c/o Reny Kahlon, Secretary
The Old Administration Building
6328 Memorial Road, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2




Thank you and Happy New Year!

Lindsay Gordon, Chancellor
Chair, Presidential Search Committee