UPEI cuts AVP Graduate Studies position, moves grad studies office

May 27, 2013

In another cost-cutting measure, the University of Prince Edward Island has removed the position of Assistant Vice-President Graduate Studies. UPEI is also relocating the Office of Graduate Studies. Services offered to graduate students and postdoctoral fellows by this office will continue from its new location within the Research Services department in the Office of the Vice-President Research. As part of efforts to eliminate a $9-million shortfall, UPEI recently issued 35 layoff notices. UPEI News Release