Jun 02
Appointment Announcements

​Faculty of Medicine

  • Waheeda Esmail has been appointed Regional Administrative Director, Island Medical Program, effective June 12, 2017.
  • Drs. Louise Nasmith, Christie Newton and Morgan Price have been appointed Interim Co-Heads, Department of Family Practice, effective June 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018. 
  • Melanie Pedersen has been appointed as the Administrative Director, Postgraduate Medical Education, effective May 24th, 2017.  


  • Murali Chandrashekaran has been appointed as the Vice-Provost, International for a five-year term, commencing September 1, 2017.
  • Gail Murphy has been appointed as the new Vice-President, Research and Innovation. effective August 14, 2017.
  • Christina Hendricks has been appointed as Deputy Academic Director,  Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology, effective July 1, 2017. 
  • Andrew Szeri has been appointed as Provost and Vice-President Academic, UBC Vancouver. He joins UBC from the University of California at Berkeley, and is due to formally begin his role on July 1, 2017.