President and Vice-Chancellor

Manitoba (CA)
28 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
30 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Brandon University
Appointment of President and Vice-Chancellor 

Brandon University (BU) seeks a visionary academic leader to be our next President. We are a progressive, inclusive university in an exciting phase of growth and are looking for an exceptional leader who will be a champion for the University and build on our unique strengths.

BU values personalized education, excellence in teaching and research, intellectual integrity, academic freedom and the responsibilities that come with it. Deeply committed to meaningful engagement with Indigenous peoples, we recognize and celebrate diversity. We aim to build and strengthen bonds and partnerships in the City of Brandon, throughout Manitoba, across Canada and beyond. 

We welcome applications from candidates who share these values and are excited to lead our University now and into the future. Our next President will be a forward‐thinking and enterprising leader. In order to realize new successes and opportunities for the University and one another, our next President will inspire trust, build consensus, motivate students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the broader communities of BU. In concert with the leadership team, our next President will build a compelling vision for BU, further develop a climate of innovation and growth, review and develop programs, and enhance excellence and relevance in research and education.

For further information, a full position description and application details, please visit quoting reference 3334. The closing date for applications is 12 noon (Central Time) on Friday, April 6th, 2018

Brandon University is committed to equity, welcomes diversity, and hires on the basis of merit.  All qualified individuals who may contribute to the diversification of the University, especially women, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, racialized persons, and persons of all sexual orientations and genders are encouraged to apply.  Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority.  Evidence of citizenship must be provided.

To ensure this employment opportunity is accessible to all interested individuals, please advise of any accessibility needs by contacting the Human Resources office at (204)727-9782 or This posting is available in an alternate format.