Search for President and Vice-Chancellor

President David Turpin announced on May 15, 2012 that he had decided to step down from his position as President of the University of Victoria, effective June 30, 2013. 

The search for his successor has been initiated in accordance with the Procedures for the Search, Appointment and Reappointment of the President and Vice-Chancellor at the University of Victoria (Policy GV0300).

A search committee has been struck.   Details of the committee's composition can be found under s.4.00.  To see the Committee's membership, please click here.

The Committee is being assisted by Brent Cameron and Caroline Jellinck of Odgers Berndtson who can be contacted by email at: or or by telephone at: 604-685-0261. 

Information on the progress of the search will be posted as the process proceeds.

For further information, please contact the Office of the University Secretary at or 250-472-4914.