Brant News: Wilfrid Laurier University appoints new president and vice-chancellor
January 16, 2017 —
Wilfrid Laurier University has appointed a distinguished scientist as its next president and vice-chancellor.
Deborah MacLatchy, who also has extensive experience in research, teaching and senior administration, is a former dean of science and served as Laurier’s provost and vice-president: academic, since 2009.
MacLatchy earned an honours B.Sc. in biology from Acadia University and a PhD in zoology from the University of Manitoba.