President's Priorities and Objectives

Every year in June, the Board of Governors approves the President’s priorities for the year.  For the year beginning July 1, 2019, the Board of Governors approved a series of priorities and objectives based on the following:

  1. Working with the executive team to improve leadership effectiveness.  
  2. Working on the capital campaign. 
  3. Moving ahead on the change agenda for UM. 
  4. Encouraging alignment of effort and resources with the university's institutional priorities.  
  5. Articulating a longer-term vision for the University of Manitoba.  In particular, communicating the vision effectively to faculty, staff and students.
  6. Speaking out on issues of public importance. 
  7. Developing and articulating, for discussion with MRCC, a plan of what needs to be accomplished over the next 12-24 months to position the University for success through and beyond the presidential transition in 2020.