William E. Beckel

Title: Beckel, William E.

Date(s) of creation: 1953-1998

Physical description: 0.025 metres of  textual records

Admin. history/Biographical Sketch: Prof. Beckel was born on April 11, 1926 and joined the University of Toronto as Assistant professor in 1956.  He became Professor of Zoology and Dean of Science at Scarborough College in 1964 and Dean of Scarborough College in 1965.  He left the University in 1968 to become VP Academic and Finance at University of Lethbridge, succeeding to President in 1972.  In 1979 he was appointed President of Carleton University. He retired in 1989. Complete CV in accession.

Scope and content: Manuscripts of speeches and articles prepared by Prof. William E. Beckel as student in Botany (1953) and later professor of Zoology and Dean of Science Scarborough College. Also includes speeches given as Dean of Scarborough College and also after leaving University of Toronto. Includes copy of CV updated to 1998.

Finding Aids: None

Access: Open

Accession number: B2004-0011