To get good insightful answers, how the question is framed matters. I missed an opportunity on Thursday
McMaster University sent the following email out today:
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SELECTION COMMITTEE FOR A VICE-PRESIDENT (RESEARCH AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS)
Dr. Mamdouh Shoukri will step down from the position of Vice-President (Research and International Affairs) as of June 30, 2007. As a result, Senate has appointed a Selection Committee to recommend a successor.
The members of the Committee are:
Dr. Peter J. George (Chair) President and Vice-Chancellor
Dr. Robert H. McNutt Acting Provost and Vice-President (Academic)
Dr. H. Douglas Barber Member, Board of Governors
Dr. Imre Szeman Faculty of Humanities
Dr. Heather Sheardown Faculty of Engineering
Dr. Nick Bontis Faculty of Business
Dr. Gerry Wright Faculty of Health Sciences
Dr. Harald D. H. Stöver Faculty of Science
Dr. A. Abigail Payne Faculty of Social Sciences
Ms Marie Townsend Administrator, Research Programs, Committee on Scientific Development
Mr. Andrew B. Croll Graduate student, Faculty of Science
Mr. Jim Lundy Consultant, Janet Wright & Associates
All members of the University Community are invited to submit suggestions as to the individual or individuals, either internal or external, who, in their judgment, would be suitable candidates for this office.
Any suggestions or advice should be submitted in writing to Mr. Jim Lundy, Janet Wright & Associates, 174 Bedford Road, Suite 200, Toronto, Ontario, M5R 2K9, firstname.lastname@example.org, or to the Secretary of the Committee, Mr. Dylan Bailey, Assistant University Secretary, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Gilmour Hall, Room 210, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4L8, email@example.com.
The deadline for submissions is April 11, 2007.
Notice that the University decided to exclude undergraduate students.