Dr Eric Newell

ENewell

Chancellor Emeritus and Special Advisor to the Provost, University of Alberta.

Chancellor Emeritus and Special Advisor to the Provost, University of Alberta; Board Chair, Alberta's Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation.

Formerly: Chancellor, University of Alberta (2004-08); Chairman (1994-2003), CEO (1989-2003) and President (1989-97), Syncrude Canada Ltd; President, Alberta Chamber of Resources; Imperial Oil Limited; Esso Petroleum Canada.

Directorships: Director, Melcor Developments Ltd; Founding Board Chair, CAREERS:  The Next Generation Foundation; Governor, Junior Achievement of Alberta & NWT; Honorary Board Chair, Centre for Family Literacy; Member, Strategic Land Claims Advisory Group, Manitoba Métis Federation.

A Member of the Board of Directors, The Canadian Ditchley Foundation.