The objective of the Dr. W.F. James Chair of Studies in the Pure and Applied Sciences is the promotion of scholarly activity in the pure and applied sciences.
The role of the James Chair Selection Committee is to:
A) to rank the candidates in priority order for the Visiting Chairs Program,
B) to recommend individuals for the Research Chairs Program, and
C) to approve proposals for Research Equipment and Support as budget allows.
Academic Vice-President and Provost, who shall chair the committee
Dean of Arts
Dean of Science
Four faculty members from the Faculty of Science appointed by the President