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MSc Eric NEWELL Chancellor, University of Alberta, Edmonton


 Holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of British Columbia and a Master of Science in Management Studies from the University of Birmingham, England.
  work he worked with Imperial Oil Ltd. and Esso Petroleum Canada Ltd.
1989-2003 Served as Chief Executive Officer of Syncrude Canada Ltd. and Chair of the Board beginning in 1997. Prior to this
  Task Force, which developed a comprehensive new energy vision for Canada.
1995 As Past President of the Alberta Chamber of Resources, he spearheaded the creation of the National Oil Sands