Biography

Christopher Callbeck earned his BBA from Acadia and after graduation joined Coopers and Lybrand, where he earned his Chartered Accountant designation. In 1985, he joined the University of New Brunswick Saint where he served as Assistant Vice-President Financial and Administrative Service. Chris has spent most of his professional career in the post-secondary sector and his experience is extensive and is aligned with the requirements of his senior leadership role at Acadia. As an Acadia graduate, Chris understands our community very well and the priority we place on preserving Acadia’s reputation as one of Canada’s leading undergraduate institutions and providing students with an extraordinary learning environment.

Chris is responsible for overall financial results, human resources, safety and security, infrastructure, and athletics.

In addition to his responsibilities at Acadia, Chris serves as a board member of the Canadian Association of University Business Officers.