The late, Dr. James Gillies, C.M. (Hon LLD ’06), was the Founding Dean of the Faculty of Administrative Studies, now the Schulich School of Business. He was a man of great vision and passion whose all-encompassing commitment to the entire Schulich community as a leader, a teacher, a pioneer, and a philanthropist among others has left an indelible mark in the history of the School. “James Gillies’ legacy as a trailblazer in education is legendary,” shared Dean Dezsö Horváth.
“Dean Dezsö Horváth, with boundless energy, hard work and enthusiasm has transformed the Schulich School of Business over his 32 year term. He is a remarkable leader and his impact is felt throughout the school’s outstanding loyal staff, conscientious students, innovative buildings and global partnerships that make up the Schulich School of Business. We are grateful for his dedication and commend him on an exceptional tenure.”
Seymour Schulich, O.C., (Hon LLD ’03)