Associate Vice-President Faculty Relations and Academic Administration
Mary Anne Waldron, Q.C.
University of Victoria, PO Box 1700 STN CSC
Administrative Services Building (ASB), A263
Victoria BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
Administrative and professional experienceTo be confirmed.
Member, Deans' Council
Member, President's Advisory Council
Member, Integrated Planning
Member, Cross Institutional Efficiency Project Steering Committee
Member, Privacy Steering Committee
Member, Employment Equity Advisory Group
Member, Joint Committee on the Administration of the Framework Agreement (JCAA)
VPAC is dedicated to recruiting and retaining a diverse group of exceptionally talented faculty and supporting them in ways that allow them to achieve their highest potential. In this position, reporting to the VP academic and provost, the AVP faculty relations and academic administration is responsible for all faculty relations matters at UVic including:
- recruitment and retention issues
- the negotiation, interpretation and administration of the faculty Framework Agreement
- drafting new university policies and procedures and advice interpreting existing policies related to faculty
Working closely with the director, faculty renewal and academic leadership initiatives, and the adviser to the provost on equity and diversity, this portfolio includes support and training of academic administrators.
As a practicing lawyer, the AVP faculty relations and academic administration provides legal advice to deans, chairs, directors and senior administrators on matters related to faculty, students, and academic policies, procedures and regulations.