Information for Candidates

Applications should be accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae, while letters of nomination should include biographical details of the nominee and the accomplishments on the basis of which his/her candidacy should be assessed. Applications and nominations should be submitted in confidence to the address shown below, and will be considered beginning mid-summer 2011.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. The U of S is committed to employment equity. Members of designated groups (women, Aboriginal peoples, people with disabilities and visible minorities) are encouraged to apply.

Please direct inquiries about or applications for the position of President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Saskatchewan to:

Janet Wright & Associates Inc.
174 Bedford Road, Suite 200
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2K9

General questions about the university’s search processes for senior administrators should be directed to the University Secretary Lea Pennock at 306-966-4632 or

Comments and recommendations about the main issues and challenges facing the university over the next five to 10 years, along with the qualifications, experience and vision that you think the search committee should be seeking in the next president can be submitted to