Remington Wickman

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Director, Finance
Finance & Stores

Contact Information:
Thompson Engineering Building, Room 50D 
519-661-2111, ext. 88328

How long have you worked at Western Engineering?            
Since 1997.

What do you do in your role at Western Engineering?       
The Director of Finance is a key administrative leader in the Faculty; together with Dean’s Council the role assists the Dean to ensure the Faculty achieves its overall goals and objectives and fulfills its academic plan in the areas of teaching, research and administration.

The role is accountable for effective, mission-driven business strategies and operations within the Faculty; provides financial guidance and continuous support to the Dean, Department & Research Chairs, Research Centres and Unit Managers on strategy and on the operational implications of Strategic and Financial Plans; and contributes to the overall effectiveness of University administrative services.

The incumbent is the key individual responsible for all financial resource functions and processes and provides consultative advice to all areas from academic departments to research centres. 

What is your educational background?

  • Chartered Professional Accountant: CPA, CMA
  • BA, Commerce Major, University of Toronto

Why are you passionate about being a part of Engineering and Western
Western University and the Faculty of Engineering provide a unique opportunity to contribute to future generations and the community, while at the same time, encourages and supports creativity and collaboration, providing work/life flexibility and an interesting and engaging place to spend your time.