Dr. Bob Rosehart
Retired President, Wilfrid Laurier University and Lakehead University (Ontario, Canada)
Dr. Rosehart is the Past President and Vice-Chancellor of Wilfrid Laurier University (WLU), Waterloo, Ontario. He assumed this position on September 1, 1997 and completed a ten-year term in August 2007. During the previous thirteen years he served as President and Vice-Chancellor of Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ontario. He is the past-chair, and current Board member, of St Paul's University College at the University of Waterloo. Dr. Rosehart holds honorary degrees from University of Waterloo (2006), Nipissing University (2007) and WLU (2008) as well as degrees in chemical engineering from the University of Waterloo. He was a Professor of chemical engineering at Lakehead University during the 1970's. His interests are in economic development, science and technology policies, corporate governance and indigenous self-government policies.