Office of the Vice-Principal (Finance and Administration)

OFFICE OF THE

Vice-Principal (Finance and Administration)

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The VPFA Portfolio

The departments within the Office of the Vice-Principal (Finance and Administration) are responsible for most of the non-academic support services for day-to-day operations of Queen's University, developing innovative solutions to advance university priorities.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring sound and effective financial management.
  • Creating and maintaining physical facilities and campus infrastructure that is welcoming, safe, and accessible.
  • Enhancing risk management and internal audit capabilities.
  • Providing a supportive and rewarding work environment for employees, and enhancing equity, diversity, and inclusion initiatives.
  • Creating a robust information technology infrastructure in support of teaching and learning, and research.
  • Supporting sustainability and social responsibility. 

Strategic Focus:

  • Addressing climate change; Creating a culture of sustainability.
  • Promoting employee engagement and well-being; enhancing initiatives of equity, diversity, and inclusion. 
  • Enhancing client service.
  • Developing asset management plans in support of teaching and research.