Policy commentary in “The Hill Times”, the newspaper for Parliamentarians
There is more work to do to reverse a decade of erosion of scholarship and grant support for Canadian researchers and progress toward achieving diversity in academic institutions is unacceptably slow. The fundamental scienc review panel has an opportunity to provide strong advice around improving this situation.
Posted by Jeremy Kerr, current CSEE President
Policy advice in “The Hill Times”, the newspaper for Parliamentarians
The decline of monarch butterflies represents more than just a fading symbol of international cooperation, it is a symptom of broader challenges confronting biological diversity. Evidence-based decisions will be critical to recovering this and other species at risk.
Posted by CSEE president Jeremy Kerr
Under the new Trudeau government, minister Kirsty Duncan launched a federal review of Fundamental Science in Canada (see their website). CSEE president Jeremy Kerr submitted a response to this review in late September 2016, which you can download below:
CSEE Fundamental Science submission (PDF)
You can now view the DRAFT Minutes of the May 2015 AGM in Saskatoon. These minutes will become official after being approved at the General Membership Meeting of July 2016 in St. John’s. If you have comments or corrections, please email Miriam Richards, CSEE Secretary.
You can view the final minutes of past Council meetings here. Minutes are now posted after approval at the subsequent meeting. Note that minutes are recorded in the language in which business was conducted (English), but upon request, a French translation can be provided.
The agenda for the December 2014 meeting in Ottawa is available here. Minutes of the meeting will be posted after approval in May 2015.
Note that reports referred to in these minutes have not been appended.
Minutes of the May 2014 Council meeting, Montreal.
Minutes of the December 2013 Council meeting, Ottawa.
Minutes of the May 2013 Council meeting, Kelowna.
You can now view the DRAFT Minutes of the May 2014 General Membership Meeting. These minutes will become official after being approved at the General Membership Meeting of May 2015 in Saskatoon. If you have comments or corrections, please email Miriam Richards, CSEE Secretary.