Dr. William Holmes appointed Dean, Sheridan School of Business
The Sheridan School of Business is pleased to welcome Dr. William Holmes as Dean. Bill holds a Doctor of Business Administration (University of Southern Queensland), a Master of Business Administration (University of British Columbia), a Master of Arts, Philosophy (University of Waterloo) and Bachelor of Arts Degrees in both Philosophy and Economics (University of Waterloo).
Holmes is a Certified Human Resource Professional, an Associate Fellow with the Institute of Islamic Banking and Insurance and a Member for the Trust Companies Institute of Canada. In addition to Bill’s impressive academic background, he is currently a candidate for the Certified Management Accountant designation.
“I am truly excited and honoured to be joining Sheridan at this time. I have worked with many educators and business leaders in the past who have been involved with Sheridan and I have continually been impressed by the high regard in which they hold the institution, its faculty, its staff and its students,” said Holmes.
Bill joins us from Simon Fraser University in Vancouver where he has been the Executive Director, Undergraduate Program, Faculty of Business Administration. During his time with SFU, Bill successfully developed and fostered a highly effective service culture; ensuring that a positive and rewarding student experience is foremost in the mind of educators and administrators.
Prior to joining Sheridan College, Dr. Holmes will spend the summer teaching in Copenhagen and will assume the role of Dean, Sheridan School of Business on August 16, 2010.