Guy Laforest, President, Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences
It’s important to keep your promises. Since taking on the role as President of the Federation, my number one priority has been to build a closer, more collaborative relationship with our members. The organization made a strong commitment to improve member engagement in its 2016-2020 Strategic Plan, and it is a commitment I plan to uphold in my tenure over the next 18 months.
In my first six months, I have been actively listening and learning about member needs, looking for ways to improve the work we do:
- as a voice in Ottawa for scholars,
- as the organizer of the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences...