Faculty and Staff

UWinnipeg and U of M collaborate on commercialization process

Inventors at The University of Winnipeg will now have access to the expertise and services of the University of Manitoba’s Technology Transfer Office, under a recently signed service agreement. “This collaboration to utilize existing services makes sense for all parties,” said Dr. Digvir Jayas, Vice-President (Research and International) and Distinguished Professor at the University of …Read more >

Michael Weinrath — Book Launch March 9

McNally Robinson Booksellers at 1120 Grant Avenue Thursday, March 09, 2017 at 7:00 pm – in the Atrium Dr. Weinrath will launch Behind the Walls: Inmates and Correctional Officers on the State of Canadian Prisons (UBC Press). Despite falling crime rates, more rights for inmates, and better training for correctional officers, Canada’s prison population is …Read more >

Welcoming Evidence Network to campus with new editor Sampert

WINNIPEG, MB – Effective April 1, 2017, Shannon Sampert will be taking over as director and editor-in-chief for Evidence Network, which will be housed at The University of Winnipeg. Dr. Sampert is an associate professor, Political Science at UWinnipeg who most recently joined the Winnipeg Free Press as perspectives and politics editor on a two-and-a-half …Read more >

Student service excellence recognized by student

Stephanie Rozzi, an Adult Learner Academic Advisor was recently recognized by one of her students. Rozzi is one of many who serve on the Student Services Team and are appreciated for the role they play in the UWinnipeg experience.

UWinnipeg condemns mosque shootings

WINNIPEG, MB – On behalf of students, faculty and staff, Dr. Annette Trimbee, President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Winnipeg, and Kevin Settee, President of the University of Winnipeg Students’ Association, issued the following joint statement. “It is with profound sadness that we absorb the senseless killing of innocent people peacefully at prayer in a Muslim …Read more >

Emslie appointed Vice-President, Finance and Administration

President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Annette Trimbee is pleased to announce that Michael (Mike) Emslie is the successful candidate in the search for Vice-President, Finance and Administration at The University of Winnipeg. Mike has worked at the University since 2007 when he was hired as Director of Audit and Risk Management. He moved to the Financial …Read more >

AnX area named The Annabelle and Herb Mays Education Commons

The University of Winnipeg’s Faculty of Education today unveiled a plaque naming the lower level of the AnX The Annabelle and Herb Mays Education Commons. The area consists of classrooms, offices, and a student lounge. Annabelle and the late Herb Mays were instrumental in the early creation of what is today, a flourishing Faculty of Education. …Read more >

New Canada Research Chair in Culture and Public Memory

UWinnipeg welcomes the appointment of Dr. Angela Failler a new Research Chair (CRC) in Culture and Public Memory. UWinnipeg now has five prestigious CRCs on campus that strengthen UWinnipeg’s position as a world leader in research and development.

UWinnipeg’s Wong awarded prestigious post in China

WINNIPEG, MB–Dr. Charles Wong, University of Winnipeg’s Canada Research Chair in Ecotoxicology, has been appointed Jinan University Chair Professor at the School of Environment of Jinan University, Guangzhou, People’s Republic of China. This endowed three-year visiting professorship, which begins November 2016, is designed to attract outstanding researchers with an international reputation to share their expertise …Read more >

Female suicide bombers book launch on campus Nov. 23

UWinnipeg Associate Professor of political science, Dr. Tanya Narozhna is launching a book co-authored with Professor W. Andy Knight, University of Alberta, entitled Female Suicide Bombers – A Critical Gender Approach, published by University of Toronto Press.  Their research examined 300 female suicide bombers dating back to the 1980s. Everyone is welcome to attend the …Read more >