Vice President, Student Affairs
David McMurray is the Vice President, Student Affairs at Wilfrid Laurier University. He oversees the multi-campus offices and operations of the departments of: Centre for Student Success, Dean of Students, Athletics & Recreation, Career Development and Cooperative Education, Diversity and Equity and has shared responsibilities for Teaching and Learning.
David’s student-centred leadership philosophy focuses on the comprehensive education and development of the whole student with an intentional, outcomes based approach to student success. Working closely with the Vice President, Academic/Provost and faculty, David has successfully developed strong academic/student affairs partnerships and the delivery of high impact teaching and learning practices which support the “Integrated and Engaged Learning” theme at Laurier of academic learning, student development and engagement.
An accomplished, award winning student affairs and services professional, David has successfully implemented strategies in a wide variety of student affairs and services venues achieving high standards of excellence, innovation and recognition. David pioneered the outcomes based Co-Curricular Record at Laurier which has now become ubiquitous in Canadian higher education.