Governance

Érudit is a consortium of three Canadian universities: Université de Montréal, Université Laval, and Université du Québec à Montréal.

Board of Directors

Érudit’s Board of Directors is composed of eminent personalities in the fields of research and publishing and the library community.

Chairman
Frédéric Bouchard
– Deputy Vice-Rector for Research, Discovery, Creation and Innovation, Professor Université de Montréal
Vice-Chairwoman
Loubna Ghaouti
– Library Director, Université Laval
Secretary-Treasurer
Lynda Gadoury
– Executive Director of Libraries, Université du Québec à Montréal
Members
Marie Audette
– Assistant Vice Rector, Research and Creation, Université Laval
Richard Dumont
– Executive Director of Libraries, Université de Montréal
Philippe Maubant
Director, Phronesis, Professor, Université de Sherbrooke
Benoît Melançon
– Professor, Department of French Literature, Université de Montréal and Scientific Director, Presses de l’Université de Montréal
Observers
Stéphane Létourneau
– Special Advisor, Major structural projects, VRRDCI, Université de Montréal.
Vincent Larivière
– Professor, Université de Montréal, Scientific director, Érudit
Louise Poissant
– Scientific director, Fonds de recherche du Québec – Société et culture (FRQSC)
Tanja Niemann
– Executive director, Érudit.
Brent Roe
– CRKN Representative, University Librarian, Laurentian University

 

 

 

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Scientific Direction

The Professor Vincent Larivière is the Scientific Director of Érudit since April 2015.

In this capacity, Mr. Larivière participates in the planning of Érudit’s strategic orientation and is the institution’s spokesperson to the research community. He also contributes to the reflection on current issues affecting scholarly journals, including Open Access and means of supporting the French-language research results publication.

Specialist of new modes of research results dissemination, Vincent Larivière is holder of the Canada Research Chair on the Transformations of Scholarly Communication at Université de Montréal. He’s also an Assistant Professor in the École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l’information and the Assistant Scientific Director of Observatoire des sciences et des technologies.

Scientific Committee

Composition of the committee in 2016:

  • René Audet, Professor, Department of Literatures, Director, Centre de recherche interuniversitaire sur la littérature et la culture québécoises (CRILCQ), Université Laval
  • Frédéric Bouchard, , Professor, Department of Philosophy, Deputy Vice-Rector for Research, Discovery, Creation and Innovation, Holder of ÉSOPE Philosophy Chair, Université de Montréal.
  • Vincent Larivière, Professor, École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l’information, Holder of the Canada Research Chair on the Transformations of Scholarly Communication, Université de Montréal
  • Chloé Leclerc, Professor, School of Criminology, Université de Montréal, Manager of journal Criminologie
  • Richard Marcoux, Professor, Department of Sociology, Université Laval, Director of Observatoire démographique et statistique de l’espace francophone (ODSEF), Associated Professor, Department of Demography, Université de Montréal, Assistant director of the journal Cahiers québécois de démographie
  • Benoît Melançon, Professor, Department of French Literature, Université de Montréal and Scientific Director, Presses de l’Université de Montréal
  • Lyne Sauvageau, Vice-Rector of Teaching and Research, Université du Québec

Editorial Board

Érudit’s Editorial Board is mandated to study the journal submissions of those wishing to publish on Érudit and to make recommandations to Érudit’s Board of Directors on eligibility criteria for journals, development projects and service improvements.