91 Revised Search Committee for the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine

PDAD&C #91, 2004-05


To:      Staff and Students of the Faculty of Medicine                                                               Principals, Deans, Academic Directors and Chairs
From:    Vivek Goel, Vice-President and Provost
Date:     May 31, 2005
Re:     Revised Search Committee for the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine
cc:         President Frank Iacobucci

The composition of the Search Committee was announced in PDAD&C #88 earlier this month. Since that announcement, Professor Andrea Sass-Kortsak has had to step aside from serving on the committee. In accordance with Section 60 of the Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators, President Frank Iacobucci has appointed a revised committee to recommend the appointment of a Dean of the Faculty. The composition of the revised committee is as follows:

Professor Vivek Goel, Vice-President and Provost (Chair)
Professor Patricia Brubaker, Departments of Medicine and Physiology, Faculty of Medicine
Professor Luc De Nil, Department of Speech-Language Pathology, Faculty of Medicine
Dr. Barney Giblon, Vice-President, Medical Alumni Association
Professor Bart Harvey, Department of Public Health Sciences and Family and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine
Professor Joel Kirsh, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine
Professor Ulli Krull, Department of Chemical and Physical Sciences, University of Toronto at Mississauga
Ms. Joan Leishman, Director, Gerstein Science Information Centre
Mr. Jeff Lozon, President and Chief Executive Officer, St. Michael’s Hospital
Professor David Mock, Faculty of Dentistry
Ms. Mika L. Nonoyama, PhD candidate, Department of Rehabilitation Science
Professor Susan Pfeiffer, Dean, School of Graduate Studies
Ms. Ramune Pleinys, Chief Administrative Officer, Faculty of Medicine
Professor Robin Richards, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine
Professor Pekka Sinervo, Department of Physics, Faculty of Arts and Science
Dr. Gilbert Tang, Post-Graduate Trainee, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine
Dr. Bobby Yanagawa, Undergraduate Student, Faculty of Medicine

The Committee welcomes comments and nominations from interested persons. These should be sent to the attention of Helen Lasthiotakis, Director, Policy and Planning, by June 20, 2005, via fax (416.978.3939), mail (Room 225, Simcoe Hall) or by email to h.lasthiotakis@utoronto.ca.