Vic Murray is currently Adjunct Professor in the School of Public Administration at the University of Victoria. From 1983 to 1995, he was Director of the Voluntary Sector Management Program in the Schulich School of Business at York University, Toronto.
Dr. Murray specializes in the study of voluntary sector organizations of all types with particular emphasis on the areas of board governance, strategic planning, inter-organizational collaboration and the assessment of organizational effectiveness. He is also an active consultant and volunteer in these areas.
As Director of the Nonprofit Leadership and Management Program at York University he developed Canada's first certificate and master's level programs in that field. He is the author of many books, articles and papers in the fields of organizational behaviour and nonprofit management. His most recent publications are as a contributor to The Management of Nonprofit and Charitable Organizations in Canada, 3rd ed (LexisNexis, 2014) and co-author of Guidelines for the Improving the Effectiveness of Boards of Directors on Nonprofit Organizations (Open SUNY textbooks, 2014). Currently, he is a member of the Advisory Board for the journal Nonprofit Management and Leadership, and active in the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA). In 2002 he was awarded ARNOVA's Distinguished Lifetime Achievement Award. He is also a founding member of the Association for Nonprofit and Social Economy Research, Canada and was awarded its Distinguished Service Award in 2013.
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