Fueled by a proven approach and extensive experience identifying and selecting outstanding leaders, Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette has grown to be one of Canada's largest academic search firms. We have successful placed leaders in a wide variety of academic roles, including:

  • President
  • Provost
  • Board Director
  • Vice President
  • Associate Vice President
  • Registrar
  • Executive Director
  • Director
  • Dean
  • Associate Dean
  • Head of School
  • Manager
  • Librarian

Take a Closer Look at Our Experience

Click on the institution names below to reveal completed academic searches:

Acadia University

President & Vice Chancellor
Vice President, Recruitment and Student Services
Vice President, Advancement
Vice President, Finance and Administration 

Atlantic School of Theology


Cambrian College


Centre for Distance Education

Admissions Representative

Collège communautaire du Nouveau-Brunswick

Board Director

College of the North Atlantic

Vice President, Industry and Community Engagement
Associate Vice President, Strategic Enrollment Management
Associate Vice President Academic (Learner Services)

Dean of Student Affairs
Dean, School of Business Studies - Qatar
Dean, School of Engineering Technology & Industrial Trades - Qatar
Dean, School of Information Technology - Qatar
Dean, School of Language Studies and Academics - Qatar
Associate Dean of Industrial Trades - Qatar
Director, Public Affairs
Senior Marketing Manager

Manager, Human Resources
Manager, Human Resources – Qatar

Conestoga College

Executive Dean, Health & Life Sciences & Community Services

Dalhousie University

Vice President, Finance and Administration
Vice President, Advancement
Assistant Vice President, Human Resources
Assistant Vice President, Capital Construction
Assistant Vice President, Communications and Marketing
Executive Director, Marine Environmental Observation Prediction and Response Network
Executive Director, Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation
Director, Finance and Administration (Facilities)
Director, Communications and Public Relations
Director, Budget and Financial Analysis
Director, Environmental Health and Safety
Director, Alumni Engagement
Director, Planned Giving
Director, Med IT
Director, Residence Life
Development Officer, Major Gifts
Manager, Industry Engagement
Managing Director, Centre for Collaborative Clinical Learning & Research
Registrar (In Progress)

Halifax Grammar School

Head of School

Humber College

Senior Director, Capital Planning & Construction
Director, Enterprise Applications
Dean, Applied Research & Innovation
Manager, Infrastructure Technology

Huntsman Marine Science Centre

Executive Director

MacEwan University


Memorial University of Newfoundland & Labrador

Chief Information Officer
Chief Risk Officer
Academic Director, Botanical Garden
Associate University Librarian
Associate Vice President, Facilities
Director, Internationalization Office
Director, Ancillary Operations
Director, Faculty Relations
Director, Information Technology Services
Director, Student Life
Director, Student Services
Special Advisor to the President, Aboriginal Affairs
Statoil Research Chair
University Auditor
Wood Group Chair in Arctic & Harsh Environment Engineering

Mount Allison University

Provost & Vice President, Academic & Research
Vice President, Administration
Vice President, International & Student Affairs
Associate Vice President, University Advancement
Director, Marketing & Communications
Director, Ron Joyce Centre
Director, Recruitment, Admissions & Awards
Director, Facilities Management

Mount Royal University

Provost & Vice President, Academic

New Brunswick Community College

Welding Engineer

Nova Scotia Community College

Manager, Donor Care

NSCAD University


Rothesay Netherwood School

Head of School
Director, Enrollment Management

Ryerson University

Chief Librarian

Sacred Heart School of Halifax

Head of School

Saint Mary's University

Vice President, Academic & Research
Executive Director, Information Technology Shared Services

Senior Director, Financial Services
Senior Director, Student Services
Director, TESL
Dean of Arts

Seneca College of Applied Arts & Technology

Chair, International Business
Dean, Seneca International

South Shore Regional School Board

Superintendent of Schools

St. Clair College of Applied Arts & Technology


St. Francis Xavier University

President & Vice Chancellor
Vice President, Finance & Operations
Academic Vice President & Provost
Director, Coady Institute & Vice President, Extension
Director, School of Nursing
Dean, School of Business

St. Jerome's University

President & Vice Chancellor
Vice President, Academic & Dean

St. Thomas University

Vice President, Academic & Research
Vice President, Advancement
Vice President, Finance & Administration

Tri-County Regional School Board

Superintendent of Schools

Trillium Health Partners

Associate Dean, Medical Education (Regional) & Vice President, Education

University of Guelph

Dean, College of Biological Science
Dean, College of Social & Applied Human Sciences

University of King's College

President & Vice Chancellor

University of New Brunswick

University Comptroller
Dean of Arts

University of Ontario Institute of Technology

Associate Provost
Dean, Graduate Studies
Dean, Health Sciences
Dean, Faculty of Education
Dean, Faculty of Energy Systems & Nuclear Science
University Librarian

University of Prince Edward Island

Chief Information Officer

University of Windsor

Associate Vice President, Student Experience
Dean, Faculty of Law
Dean of Science
University Librarian

Wilfrid Laurier University

President & Vice Chancellor
Associate Vice President, Financial Resources
Executive Director, Real Estate & Property Management
University Librarian

York University

Director, Professional Education Programs