Public Policy - Executive Director, Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy

University of Saskatchewan/University of Regina

Location: Saskatchewan
Date posted: 2013-01-07


The Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy, with campuses at the University of Regina and the University of Saskatchewan, is a unique collaboration between the two universities in the fields of public policy and administration in Canada.

Established in 2007, the School offers master's programs in public administration, public policy, and international trade and a PhD program in public policy. This very distinctive enterprise builds on strengths at both universities and offers students and faculty the opportunity to work on public policy challenges in an environment renowned for innovation.

We seek a new Executive Director who is strongly committed to providing visionary leadership to a School that is widely respected for its engagement in public policy as well as its record of leading-edge, interdisciplinary research directed at solving real-world problems. The new Executive Director will excite and engage faculty, staff and students in the continuing growth of the Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School and its emergence as a leader in public policy, teaching and research in Canada.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Regina and the University of Saskatchewan are committed to achieving a representative workforce. Qualified diversity group members are encouraged to self-identify on their applications.

To learn more about this unique and exciting leadership opportunity please contact Maureen MacLean or Maureen Geldart at (604) 926-0005 or submit an application, including a CV, letter of introduction and the names and contact information of three references in confidence to


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