In April 2018, an external review of Teaching and Learning at McMaster was initiated, with a focus on the activities of the MacPherson Institute.
External reviewers will be on campus September 25, 26 and 27 to meet with stakeholders related to teaching and learning. These reviewers will produce a report with recommendations related to enhancing teaching and learning at McMaster by the end of the year.
While this review was underway, Vice-Provost (Teaching and Learning) and Director of the MacPherson Institute, Dr. Arshad Ahmed, accepted the position of Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive of Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), effective August 1.
With the departure of Dr. Ahmed, Dr. Lori Goff has been appointed as Interim Director of the MacPherson Institute.