Vice President Research and Innovation, Ryerson University and Founder, Ryerson's Diversity Institute

DrWendyCukier

Dr. Cukier is the Founder of the Diversity Institute at Ryerson University and is the author of more than 200 papers on technology, innovation and management. She has extensive experience specializing in strategy and organizational change, and has led several studies on diversity. She has received several large grants on innovation and diversity and is currently the holder of a $2.7 million multi-stakeholder project, DiversityLeads: Promoting diversity in leadership - an integrated, ecological approach. She is also the recipient of the Governor General's Meritorious Cross, was named one of the University of Toronto's 100 Alumni Who Shaped the Century, and last year was selected as one of the 25 Transformational Canadians by The Globe and Mail, La Presse and CTV.

Blog posts by Dr. Wendy Cukier:

Can Ontario fill Canada's labour shortage, woes?

Can Ontario's skilled workers, fill British Columbia's LNG  labour shortage? With the price of oil falling rapidly and companies cutting costs and prior to Christmas, the Business News Network...Read more

Women Shaping Business: Toronto Panel Discussion

Women Shaping Business: Toronto Panel Discussion The 2014, Women Shaping Business program brought together some amazing leaders to discuss mentorship, gender equity and the advances that...Read more

Canada's Most Wanted Professionals: Top Jobs 2014

Canada's Most Wanted Professionals: Top Jobs 2014 While November's Labour Force Survey has seen the first decline in jobs in the last two months, 2014 has been a great year to be a Canadians looking...Read more

Mentorships, the good, the bad and the ugly : Women Shaping Business

As part of the Women Shaping Business Program, we looked at mentorship with one of our panellists from events we held across the country. Dr. Rebecca Sullivan, an Associate Professor of the...Read more

Women Shaping Business 2014 : Shrinking the divide, expanding the conversation

According to the third annual Women Shaping Business survey conducted by Randstad Canada, the gender divide has been shrinking in today's workplace.  As salary continues to be a discussion point...Read more