Salzburg Global Seminar Session Participant Profiles
Tue 03 Apr - Sun 08 Apr, 2001

Robin Farquhar Robin Farquhar (Faculty)

Country/Region: Canada

Carleton University

Most Recently Attended: (2000)
Tomsk State University

Biography:
Robin Farquhar is professor of public administration and former president (1989 to 1996) of Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. From 1981 to 1989 he served as vice chancellor and president of the University of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, and has chaired the Canadian Bureau for International Education. Dr. Farquhar is former president of both the Canadian Society for the Study of Education and the Commonwealth Council for Educational Administration. He received a B.A. and an M.A. in English from the University of British Columbia and a Ph.D. in education administration from the University of Chicago, Illinois, USA. Dr. Farquhar is a member of the Universities Project Advisory Committee.