Kristen Ligers

Director, Programs
Room 110

315 Bloor Street West
Toronto, Ontario, M5S 0A7 Canada

Kristen Ligers


Main bio

Kristen Ligers is responsible for aligning professional Master’s programs’ strategy and operations with the broader goals of the Munk School School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, with a focus on creating an excellent student experience in our Master of Public Policy (MPP) and Master of Global Affairs (MGA) programs. She manages a team of recruitment and admissions, program services, alumni, and careers professionals and leads oversight for a portfolio that also includes the staff of co-curricular programming such as the Global Ideas Institute and the Reach Alliance. Kristen works closely with the Munk School Directors team and senior staff colleagues on operational, HR, financial, advancement and events functions. She has been working at the University of Toronto for 23 years.