Dean, SFU Beedie School of Business

Under academic policy, A13.05, Dilson Rassier, provost and vice-president academic, is forming a search committee to appoint a new dean of the SFU Beedie School of Business.

Search Committee Members

Members Conditions Name
Provost or Designate Chair Peter Hall, Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, Academic
Deans (2) Selected by Deans Eugene Fiume (Applied Sciences)
Laurel Weldon (Arts and Social Sciences)
Faculty Members (4) Elected by/from SFU Beedie School of Business Christina Atanasova, Professor and Associate Dean
Eric Gedajlovic, Professor
Karel Hrazdil, Professor 
Frederick Willeboordse, Lecturer
Graduate Student (1) Selected by GSS Nathan Grandjambe
Undergraduate Student (1) Selected by SFSS Amanda Cronkite
Support Staff (1) Elected by/from SFU Beedie School of Business Marissa Wilkinson, Executive Director, Undergraduate Programs and Student Services
Up to Two Additional Faculty Members Selected by the Provost and Vice-President, Academic  Srabana Dasgupta, Associate Professor
Search Support   Mary Holmes, Office of the Provost and VP Academic

Search Committee Timeline

Meeting Date Time
Meeting 1 Tuesday, November 14, 2023 10:00-11:30 AM
Open Forum Tuesday, November 21, 2023 3:00-4:00 PM
Meeting 2 Monday, November 27, 2023 9:00-11:00 AM
Meeting 3 Monday, January 22, 2024 9:00-10:30 AM
Meeting 4 Tuesday, February 27, 2024 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
First Interviews Monday, March 11, 2024 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tuesday, March 12, 2024 8:30 AM-1:30 PM
Meeting 5 Tuesday, March 19, 2024 1:00-3:00 PM
Final Interviews and Candidate Open Forums  Thursday, April 11, 2024 8:30 AM-2:30 PM
Monday, April 15, 2024 8:30 AM-2:30 PM
Tuesday, April 16, 2024 8:30 AM-2:30 PM
Meeting 6 Tuesday, April 30, 2024 12:30-2:30 PM

Most meetings will be held in person at the Burnaby campus with a zoom option. First interviews will be held via zoom. Final Interviews will be held in person only at the Burnaby campus.


The search committee appreciates the websurvey and email feedback provided by the university community as part of this search process.


Search Consultants:

The position description and candidate profile is available here.  For more information on this opportunity, please contact SFU’s search consultants, Brent Cameron or Khaleeda Jamal of Boyden at


Office of the Provost and Vice-President Academic