University of Manitoba - University Governance - Michel Gervais, LL.D., June 7, 1994
Michel Gervais, LL.D., June 7, 1994
Michel Gervais
B.A.(Coll ge de Lévis); B.Th., Licentiate in Theology, Licentiate in Philosophy (Université Laval); Doctor of Theology (St. Thomas Aquinas University); LL.D.(Bishop's,McGill); Officer of Order of Canada

Michel Bervais was born is Levis, Quebec, and received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the College de Levis in 1962.  He then went on to earn a Bachelor of Theology in 1964, a Licentiate in Theology in 1966, a Licentiate in Philosophy in 1968, all from the Universite Laval, and a Doctor of Theology in 1973 from St. Thomas Aquinas University in Rome.  He served as Vice-rector (academic and research) at the Universite Laval from 1982 to 1987, and since then has been Rector of that institution. He was made an Officer of the Order of Canada in 1993, and in that same year he received honorary doctorates from Bishop's University and from McGill University.