Bonne Zabolotney has been named the new vice president academic and provost at Emily Carr University of Art + Design.
Zabolotney has worked with the university since 2001. She has taught courses in design, helped develop the bachelor and masters design degrees, and has been the dean of design and dynamic media as well as the dean of graduate studies. A PhD candidate at SFU, Zabolotney holds a bachelor of design from Alberta College of Art and Design and a masters of arts in liberal studies from SFU. She has also worked as a communication designer in Vancouver since 1993.
In a press release, the university's president and vice-chancellor Dr. Ron Burnett said, “Bonne’s demonstrated success, effective leadership and passion for Emily Carr have prepared her to guide the academic community at the university. I am delighted that she has accepted this position and will be leading for us during a time of continued success, growth and transformation."