“Special Advisor to the President” positions may be created to provide a full range of support to the President of First Nations University of Canada to complement efficient delivery of a variety of executive initiatives pertaining to university affairs and student success. The tenure of a special advisor is tied to that of the President. These positions fall under the Code of Conduct policy for the university.
Special Advisor – A special adviser works in a supporting role to the President. Their duty is to assist and advise. Financial compensation is not paid to anyone accepting the additional duties of a Special Advisor.
Duties are dependent on the appointed position and could include: