Canadian takes up senior MSD position
Canadian Marcel Lauzière has been appointed to the position of Deputy Chief Executive Social Development Policy and Knowledge at the Ministry of Social Development. He took up his new role in February 2005.
Marcel has held senior leadership positions in social policy research in Canada for the past 15 years. He was the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Council on Social Development, and before that he held a senior executive position with the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada and he was also Inaugural Executive Director of the Canadian Federation of Humanities and Social Sciences, and Executive Director of the Social Science Federation of Canada.