Laurentian University is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Daniel Archambault as the Director of the Office of Research Services (ORS) effective January 1, 2017. Dr. Archambault has served as Acting Director of the office since July 2015. Prior to that, he was a Research Activities Manager at Laurentian. He has played a prominent role in research support and administration at Laurentian for 11 years. A graduate of Laurentian and the University of Alberta, he came to Laurentian after spending 8 years as a Research Scientist and Program Leader at the Alberta Research Council. In his new role, Dr. Archambault is responsible for the oversight of the activities of the ORS. He will also lead major research awards, prizes and infrastructure projects and is responsible for the administration of the Laurentian University Research Fund, among others. Dr. Archambault can be contacted by telephone at 705-675-1151 extension 3446 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.