A recently obtained ATIPP reveals that Memorial University of Newfound spent $59,033.84 on the search for an Associate Vice-President (Indigenous research). There were two initial installment fees of $15,525 paid to an external consulting company. There was also a third installment fee for the shortlist of $17,846.42. Additionally, a fourth installment fee of $5,085 to complete the process. There were two payments made for job advertisements: $2,461 and $2,591.42. Violet Ford was the successful candidate and was appointed to the position.
Matt Barter is a fourth-year student in the Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty at Memorial University of Newfoundland, majoring in Political Science with a minor in Sociology. He enjoys reading thought-provoking articles, walks in nature, and volunteering in the community.