Bob RosehartBoard member since 2009

Dr. Bob Rosehart was past President and Vice-Chancellor of Wilfrid Laurier University from September 1, 1997 to August 2007. The previous thirteen years he served as President and Vice-Chancellor of Lakehead University in Thunder Bay.

Bob holds B.A.Sc., M.A.Sc., and PhD degrees in chemical engineering from the University of Waterloo and is an alumni of St. Paul’s.

He was a professor of chemical engineering at Lakehead University during the 1970's, prior to beginning his administrative career as Dean of Lakehead’s University Schools in 1977.

Dr. Rosehart holds honorary degrees from University of Waterloo 2006 and Nipissing University 2007. In 2007, he was appointed by the Province of Ontario to be the Northwestern Ontario Economic Facilitator and in 2008 to 2009 Dr. Rosehart served as Interim Principal of Renison University College.