Dr. John ApSimon B.Sc, Ph.D
John ApSimon began working at Carleton University as a chemistry professor in 1962 after receiving his BA and PhD from the University of Liverpool.
During his time at Carleton, ApSimon has held numerous positions on the academic and administrative sides of the university. These include chair of the Department of Chemistry, dean of Graduate Studies, vice-president ((Research), and vice-president (Academic).
ApSimon has been the school’s director of Corporate Relations since 2011.
Upon retiring in 2014 John ApSimon received the Carlton University’s Founders Award, Carleton’s highest non-academic honour. It is given to people who have made significant contributions to the university’s progress.