CJOB News Team reporting
Dr. Sylvie Albert has been appointed to the position of Dean of the Faculty Business and Economics at the University of Winnipeg for a five year term, effective August 15, 2012.
Dr. Albert, who is fully bilingual, joins U of Winnipeg from Laurentian University where she has been Associate Dean of the Faculty of Management, and an Associate Professor of Strategy in the MBA program. She has taught since 2004 at both the undergraduate and graduate level in the areas of Strategy/Policy, Organizational Behavior, and Management.
Her research focus has been on intelligent cities where she has played an international role as an author and lead jurist for the Intelligent Community Forum, a New York-based think tank.
She is originally from New Brunswick and has travelled extensively including living in Africa for a five year period.