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Jason K. Cameron BA’94, MA’96 (Political Science)

Bio

Jason K. Cameron, BA'94, MA'96, is Vice-President, Regulatory Affairs, and Chief Communications Officer, Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC). As a member of the Executive Committee of the CNSC, Canada’s nuclear regulator, he leads the development and execution of the organization’s strategic policy, communications and regulatory framework initiatives. These initiatives involve planning and reporting processes to Canada’s federal Parliament, coordinating the organization’s intergovernmental and international activities as well as its relations with Indigenous Peoples in Canada. They also include managing the hierarchy of safety requirements for all of Canada’s nuclear facilities and activities, spanning over 2000 regulated entities in Canada from uranium mining to nuclear power and nuclear waste as well as nuclear medicine and nuclear’s use in the industrial sector. Finally, he leads the strategic communications function at the CNSC with the objective to disseminate objective and scientific information on the safety of nuclear energy and its uses in Canada.