Steven Murphy | President and Vice-Chancellor, Ontario Tech University
Current Position and Past Experience
Dr. Steven Murphy joined Ontario Tech University as its fourth President and Vice‐Chancellor on March 1, 2018. He strives to reimagine higher learning as an ongoing pursuit that will fuel Canada’s knowledge economy. Dr. Murphy previously served as Dean of the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University where he transformed the school’s brand, established novel interdisciplinary programs and fostered innovative and entrepre-neurial co‐op opportunities for students.
Education, Honors and Achievements
Dr. Murphy has a Bachelor of Commerce (Honors) in Human Resource Management, a Mas-ter in Management Studies (with Distinction) in the Management of Technology and com-pleted his Doctorate in Management, Organizational Behaviour, at Carleton University.
Personal Details and Community Involvement
Dr. Murphy currently serves on the Board of Directors of the National Research Council of Canada; as the co-Chair of eCampus Ontario; as Chair of Council of Ontario Universities Audit and Budget Committee; as Vice-Chair of Ontario University Athletics; and as a member of Universities Canada Education Committee.