About the President

VCC president Peter Nunoda photoDr. Peter Nunoda was appointed President, Vancouver Community College in August, 2014.  Prior to joining VCC, he held the position of Vice President, Academic and Research at Northern Lights College since August 2011.  Dr. Nunoda has served as the Dean of the Faculty of Health at the University College of the North from 2007 to 2011, the Director of Access Programs at the University of Manitoba from 2002 to 2007 and as a Program Director for Aboriginal Focus Programs at the University of Manitoba from 2000 to 2002. Prior to his entry into academic administration, Dr. Nunoda taught for twelve years in the Departments of History and Native Studies at the University of Manitoba. His research projects include: reports on professional health education for Aboriginal People for Health Canada and HRSDC; an article on Japanese Canadian Perceptions of Canadian Citizenship; and a study of the retention of Aboriginal students at the University of Manitoba. Dr. Nunoda has worked internationally with the Indigenous Health Unit at James Cook University in Australia and nationally with Indigenous Student Services at the University of Western Ontario.


Ms. Mary Yu
Executive Assistant to the President & CEO
604.871.7000, ext. 7159