The President’s Faculty Lectures shine a light on the research excellence at Simon Fraser University. Hosted by SFU president Joy Johnson, these free public lectures celebrate cutting-edge research and faculty that engage with communities and mobilize knowledge to make real-world impacts.

Examining the themes of resilience and recovery from a variety of disciplines, each short lecture in the 2021 series will be followed by a conversation between our presenter, president Joy Johnson and the audience.

Upcoming events

Tuesday, May 11 | 6:00 p.m.

Steven Holdcroft | Professor of Chemistry, Canada Research Chair

Tuesday, June 1 | 6:00 p.m.

Kelley Lee | Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, Canada Research Chair 

Past events

Tuesday, January 19 | 6:00 p.m.

Jeremy Stone | Director, Community Economic Development Programs, Faculty of Environment

Tuesday, February 9 | 6:00 p.m.

Parin Dossa | Professor of Anthropology, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Tuesday, March 9 | 6:00 p.m.

Lieke ten Brummelhuis | Associate Professor, Beedie School of Business

Wednesday, April 7 | 6:00 p.m.

Alanaise Goodwill | Assistant Professor, Faculty of Education