Search for the Dean of the Faculty of Physical Education and Health

PDAD&C #6, 2007-08

To: Staff and Students of the Faculty of Physical Education and Health
Principals, Deans, Academic Directors and Chairs
From: Vivek Goel, Vice-President and Provost
Date: August 31, 2007
Re: Search for the Dean of the Faculty of Physical Education and Health – Advisory Committee and call
for comments and nominations
cc: President David Naylor
The Bulletin


As announced on May 24, on June 30, 2008, Professor Bruce Kidd will complete his term as Dean of the Faculty of Physical Education and Health. Professor Kidd is not eligible for re-appointment.

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)
  • Ms Michelle Brownrigg, Health promotion consultant
  • Professor Patricia L. Brubaker, Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine
  • Professor Elizabeth Cowper, Vice-Dean, Programs, School of Graduate Studies
  • Professor Peter Donnelly, Faculty of Physical Education and Health
  • Professor Guy Faulkner, Faculty of Physical Education and Health
  • Professor Caroline Fusco, Faculty of Physical Education and Health
  • Mr. Carl Georgevski, Athletics Instructor, Faculty of Physical Education and Health
  • Professor Jack Goodman, Faculty of Physical Education and Health
  • Mr. Steve Greening, Undergraduate Student, Faculty of Physical Education and Health
  • Professor Rick Halpern, Department of History, Faculty of Arts and Science
  • Ms Bonnie Horne, Librarian, Gerstein Science Information Centre
  • Ms Janelle Joseph, Graduate Student, Faculty of Physical Education and Health
  • Ms Karen Lewis, Assistant Dean, Co-curricular Education, Services and Equity, Faculty of Physical Education and Health
  • Professor Cheryl Misak, Department of Philosophy, Faculty of Arts and Science
  • Mr. Tim Reid, Alumnus
  • Ms Masha Sidorova, Undergraduate Student, Faculty of Physical Education and Health

The Advisory Committee for the search welcomes comments and nominations from interested persons. These should be sent to the attention of Helen Lasthiotakis, Director, Policy and Planning, by September 28, 2007, via fax (416.978.3939), mail (Room 225, Simcoe Hall) or by email to h.lasthiotakis@utoronto.ca.