Board Bio Details

Did You Know?

  • Luther College offers Bundles and Bundles Plus programs! Bundles and Bundles Plus are groupings of courses hand-selected by our academic advisors to help set new students up for a successful first semester.

  • Luther College students pay the same tuition and fees as other University of Regina students.

  • All programs at Luther College offer study abroad opportunities. As an affiliate of the U of R, we have partnerships with 450 universities across 70 different countries.

  • It pays to go to Luther College. Literally. Luther students are eligible for an additional $100,000 in scholarships, in addition to all of the awards available to them as U of R!

  • Luther College welcomes students of all faiths, ethnicities, backgrounds, religions, genders, and sexual orientation.

  • Luther students can sign up for the UR Guarantee program - get a guaranteed job after you graduate!

  • Small classes = big advantages. As a federated college, Luther College classes are typically smaller. This allows for students to connect with their profs and classmates.

  • ALL U of R students including Luther students can take Luther courses.

Murray Knuttila

Dr. Murray Knuttila, in his second term of service, 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.