Rose-Marie Hozyan is HR Administrator and Executive Assistant to Prof. Bartha Maria Knoppers’ at the Centre of Genomics and Policy (2006 – present). In 2006, she joined Prof. Knoppers and her team at the Centre de recherche en droit public, Université de Montréal as a Coordinator. In 2009, she came over to McGill with Prof. Knoppers and her team to assist in her new Centre of Genomics and Policy. Now as an Administrator in the fast growing Centre, Rose-Marie is responsible for the coordination of the Prof. Knoppers’ agenda, travel arrangements, events, human resources and human relations.
She is a graduate of Legal Secretarial Program at O’Sullivan College, where she taught the evening legal secretarial course from 1995-1997. From 1982 – 2006, she was a Legal Assistant in the fields of litigation, matrimonial, corporate and commercial law at Baron Abrams and Stein & Stein. From 1987 - 2006 she worked for Alex K. Paterson at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP where she assisted him in an administrative capacity in his malpractice cases, in his various work on Boards such as the MUHC Foundation, Chair of McGill and Chancellor of Bishops, and many corporate fundraising events such as Pedal for Kids, Centraide, BLG Reads to Kids and the CIBC Run for Cancer.