Professor of Sustainable Energy
Simon Fraser University
Mark Jaccard is a professor of sustainable energy in the School of Resource and Environmental Management at Simon Fraser University. Originally from Vancouver, he earned his doctorate at the Institute for Energy Economics and Policy at the University of Grenoble in 1987. Offered a position at SFU upon graduation, he leapt at the chance to return to his beloved hometown with its beautiful setting of ocean and mountains. Jaccard have been at SFU ever since, except for taking a leave from 1992 to 1997 to serve as Chairman and CEO of the British Columbia Utilities Commission.