71 Search Committee for the Dean of the Faculty of Social Work

PDAD&C # 71, 2005-06

Memorandum

To:

Staff and Students of the Faculty of Social Work
Principals, Deans, Academic Directors and Chairs

From: Vivek Goel, Vice-President and Provost
Date: January 27, 2006
Re: Search Committee for the Dean of the Faculty of Social Work
cc : President David Naylor
The Bulletin


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As announced on November 28, Professor Jim Barber has been appointed as Deputy Vice-Chancellor of RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia. Professor Barber resigned as Dean of the Faculty of Social Work effective December 31. Professor Cheryl Regehr has been appointed Interim Dean of the Faculty.

In accordance with Section 60 of the Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators, President David Naylor has appointed a committee to recommend the appointment of a Dean of the Faculty. The composition of the committee is as follows:

Professor Vivek Goel, Vice-President and Provost (Chair) Professor Marion Bogo, Faculty of Social Work Mr. John Cavasin, Master of Social Work student, Faculty of Social Work Professor Esme Fuller-Thomson, Faculty of Social Work Professor Jane Gaskell, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education/UT Professor Lynn McDonald, Faculty of Social Work Ms. Barbara Muskat, Ph.D. student, Faculty of Social Work Professor Susan Pfeiffer, School of Graduate Studies Professor Keren Rice, Faculty of Arts and Science Mr. Bruce Rivers, Ministry of Children and Youth Services, Province of Ontario Ms. Laila Saleh, Assistant Dean, Chief Administrative Officer, Faculty of Social Work Professor Aron Shlonsky, Faculty of Social Work Dr. Herbert Sohn, Faculty of Social Work Alumni Association Professor Charmaine Williams, Faculty of Social Work.

The Committee welcomes comments and nominations from interested persons. These should be sent to the attention of Helen Lasthiotakis, Director, Policy and Planning, by March 27, 2006, via fax (416.978.3939), mail (Room 225, Simcoe Hall) or by email to h.lasthiotakis@utoronto.ca