Office of the President

Lakehead University's President and Vice-Chancellor


Dr. Moira McPherson

Dr. Moira McPherson

Dr. Moira McPherson became Lakehead University’s eighth President & Vice-Chancellor on September 1, 2018 after serving as Interim President & Vice-Chancellor since January 2018. Over the course of her career and various roles at Lakehead, her experience provides her with a deep knowledge and understanding of our University, its students, and its impact on the communities and partners surrounding both our campuses.

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Message from the President


Lakehead University’s Board of Governors announces plan to divest from fossil fuel holdings