Dr. Ron Burnett, President and Vice-Chancellor Emeritus of Emily Carr University of Art and Design, is the recipient of an Order of Canada, Order of BC and was knighted by the French government, Chevalier de l'ordre des arts et des lettres. Burnett has been in the President's position for twenty-two years. He has served as the Chair of the Board of Knowledge Network among many board and advisory board appointments. He has published three books: How Images Think, MIT Press, 2005, Cultures of Vision, IUP Press, 1996, Explorations in Film Theory, IUP Press, 1992.
Order of Canada, Order of B.C., Chevalier de l’ordre des arts et des lettres