Indira V. Samarasekera

Indira Samarasekera is the 12th president and vice-chancellor of the University of Alberta, one of Canada’s most respected research-intensive universities. Dr. Samarasekera is internationally recognized as one of Canada’s leading metallurgical engineers. She has also devoted her career to advancing innovation in higher education and the private sector, providing leadership through invited lectures and participation on national and international boards and councils.

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