The Office of the President and Vice-Chancellor

Meet the President

Dr. Alan Shaver was appointed TRU’s 3rd President and Vice-Chancellor in September 2010.

Learn about the President

President’s Leadership Team

Learn about the President's Executive and the structure of TRU.

President’s Leadership Team


View publications including the President's Reports, Kudos, and Strategic Priorities.

View Reports

Contact Us

Information for contacting the Office of the President.

Learn more about contacting us

The President and Vice-Chancellor is the chief executive officer, responsible to the Board of Governors and to the Senate for the supervision of Thompson Rivers University’s administrative and academic work. Staff and advisors support the President, including Vice-Presidents Academic and Provost, Finance and Administration, Advancement, Open Learning, and the Deans of the Faculties who are responsible for various academic and non-academic services of the University.