Statement on the Provost's Resignation

News Staff - Fri Jun 17, 2022

Longtime Provost and Vice-President (Academic) Dr. Steven Dew has announced his resignation as of July 1, 2022, for health reasons. "We wish Dr. Dew all the best," said UASU President Abner Monteiro. "We applaud Dr. Dew for his many years of work at the University of Alberta, and his willingness to hear out and work alongside the UASU. We look forward to once again being friendly challengers and partners on key student issues in the years to come.”

“We’d also like to welcome Dr. Verna Yiu as the Interim Provost and Vice-President (Academic). We’re eager to learn from and work closely with Dr. Yiu to continue supporting the University of Alberta’s many communities. Together we can contribute to safe, enlivening and accessible futures for students from all walks of life.”

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