Brandon University has appointed Gervan Fearon as Vice-President (Academic and Provost).
He is currently Dean, The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education at Ryerson University in Toronto, and previously served as an Associate Dean for Academics and Students at York University.
As part of the senior executive team, Fearon will develop and promote academic programming and research advancement, overseeing the Faculties of Arts, Sciences, Health Studies and Education; and the School of Music. He will also oversee Graduate Studies; Campus Manitoba; Student and Registrarial Services; Library Services; and Information Technology Services.
Fearon begins his job July 1.