97 Extension of Appt of Mariel O'Neill Karch

PDAD&C#97, 2005-06

MEMORANDUM

TO: PDAD&C
FROM: Vivek Goel, Vice-President and Provost
DATE: March 23, 2006
RE: Extension of the appointment of Professor Mariel O'Neill-Karch as Principal of Woodsworth College
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I am pleased to announce the extension of the appointment of Professor Mariel O'Neill-Karch as Principal of Woodsworth College for a further six months, beginning January 1, 2007 until June 30, 2007.   Professor O'Neill-Karch's current appointment is for a five-year term from January 1, 2002 until December 31, 2006.

Professor O'Neill-Karch has made significant contributions to the life of Woodsworth College during her tenure, including overseeing the building of the Woodsworth residence.  In addition, she has played an important role among the College Principals, serving for the past two years as "Principal of Principals".  Professor O'Neill-Karch is a Full Professor in the Department of French, and prior to her role as Principal of Woodsworth College she served as Associate Dean, Humanities in the Faculty of Arts & Science (1998-2001) and as Acting Principal, St. Michael's College (1997-1998).

I look forward to continuing to work with Professor O'Neill-Karch in her continued capacity as Principal of Woodsworth College.