The university's senior administration is comprised of the following officers:
Acting President John McGrath
As the leader of the senior management team, the president ensures that MacEwan University is continually fulfilling its mandate and achieving its strategic goals.
Provost and Vice-President Academic
Dr. Craig Monk
The provost and vice-president, Academic, is responsible for promoting a culture of academic excellence at MacEwan University and maintaining the university’s reputation as a student-focused institution.
Vice-President University Relations
The vice-president, University Relations, is responsible for the strategic leadership and management of the university's government and community relations, alumni and development, sustainability, marketing and communications, and website functions.
Vice-President and General Counsel
The vice-president and general counsel manages the provision of all legal services for the university. The office oversees the areas of audit and risk; health, safety and environment; emergency management; human resources; the Office of Human Rights, Diversity and Equity; the Office of Sexual Violence Prevention, Education and Response; the Office of University Investigations; and security services.
Executive Council and Deans' Council
Executive Council (EC) reviews all matters requiring advice, endorsement, and/or approval by the Board of Governors and Board Committees prior to submission to the Board Office. Under the authority of the President, EC considers all matters relating to the mandate and strategic priorities of the university. Academic matters, at the discretion of the Provost & Vice-President, Academic, may also be brought forward for consideration.
The Deans’ Council brings together the university’s senior academic leaders to advise the university’s executive team on strategy, policy, and standards. the group's regular meetings focus on institutional progress toward the goals of strategic and operational plans related to academic matters.