Dr. John Kyle

Dr. John Kyle
Adjunct Professor


BA, University of British Columbia; MBA, University of Western Ontario; PhD, University of Southampton; Graduate of the Royal Canadian Military College, Royal Roads



  • Ethics
  • Leadership

Dr. John Kyle has had an extensive career in industry, government and the military. He has held senior appointments with Eaton’s of Canada, the Bank of Nova Scotia and Price Waterhouse Associates, management consultants. John was the founding Executive Director of the Greater Vancouver Mental Health Service and is a retired Commander of the Canadian Naval Reserve.

  • Academic positions have included tenured professorships at the University of Alberta, the University of Toronto, and at Mount  Saint Vincent University in Halifax, NS.
  • Past Dean of the School of Business at the British Columbia Institute of Technology (1981–1988)
  • Lectured at the Banff School of Advanced Management, Canadian Forces Staff College in Toronto, Royal Naval Staff College, Greenwich, England

Conducted Seminars for the American Management Association, Canadian Hospital Association and Canadian Institute of Bankers

In addition to his past appointment as Dean of the School of Business at the British Columbia Institute of Technology, he has lectured and conducted seminars for a wide variety of schools and organizations.

John is also a professional photographer who operates a portrait studio. He is an active member of the Professional Photographers of Canada.

  • Business Ethics