Royal Roads University has appointed Dr. Pedro Márquez acting vice-president global advancement, marketing and business development. “I’m honoured to take on this role,” says Márquez. “It’s an exciting time to be in the post-secondary education sector. I intend to do my part to maintain Royal Roads’ solid reputation for being at the forefront of change and innovation for students who want a learning experience that translates into knowledge they can apply to make positive change in the world.”
Dr. Márquez joined Royal Roads in 2007 as dean of the Faculty of Management. In that role he oversaw the growth and revitalization of the faculty’s graduate and undergraduate business programs, including the introduction of several degrees with an international focus. As professor he has taught strategic management and business ethics. His research focuses on small and medium size firms, business ethics and Latin American politics. Dr. Márquez began his appointment May 1.