Board Bio Details

Murray Knuttila

Dr. Murray Knuttila has served on the Board of Regents since 2014. He is a Professor Emeritus at the University of Regina and Brock University and an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Sociology and Social Studies at Brock University where he was Provost and Vice-President Academic from 2009 to 2014.

Prior to joining Brock, he taught at the University of Regina for over 30 years while serving in a number of senior administrative posts including Associate Vice-President Academic, Dean of Arts, Assistant Dean of Arts, and Department Head. Additionally, Murray had the pleasure of being a Faculty Associate at Luther College.

He is honoured to serve on the Luther Board of Regents because “Saskatchewan history teaches us that education and learning are the keys to cultivating potentials, possibilities, and greater social justice. Education awakens our spirit, moves us beyond mere self, and instills a passion to care for each other and Creation."

Murray served as the Chairperson of the Regina Qu'Appelle Regional Health Authority for five years and Vice-Chair of the Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation. He is the author or editor of a number of books, numerous papers, book chapters and articles addressing issues such as men and masculinities, social justice, globalization and rural studies.