Dr. Santa Ono to become UBC President and Vice Chancellor

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UBC News, Jun 13, 2016

VANCOUVER – A Vancouver-born biomedical researcher who is a pioneer in experimental medicine with an established track record as a senior leader at U.S. universities has become the 15th President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of British Columbia, the university announced today at the Peter A. Allard School of Law on the Vancouver campus.

Since 2012, Dr. Santa Jeremy Ono has served as the President of the University of Cincinnati (UC) in Cincinnati, Ohio. Prior to that, he served as the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost at UC. Under his leadership, UC achieved its largest enrollment in its history and received numerous accolades, including being named Public University of the Year by the Washington Center....