Absences and Coverage in the Office of the Vice-Provost, Faculty & Academic Life

PDADC#64, 2010-11


 Edith Hillan, Vice-Provost, Faculty & Academic Life
 March 28, 2011
 Absences and Coverage in the Office of the Vice-Provost, Faculty & Academic Life

I am very pleased to announce that Jesse Sims has joined the office as Faculty Affairs Coordinator on a one-year term appointment.  Jesse comes to us from The New School in New York where he has worked since 2002 in both the Provost's Office and the Office of the Registrar.  He brings a wealth of experience in faculty related issues including workload policy, data integrity and institutional research.  I am delighted to have him as part of the team.  Jesse can be reached at (jesse.sims@utoronto.ca; 416 978 6697).

Please note that Sara-Jane Finlay, Director Faculty & Academic Life, will be on leave for four months from April 1st 2011 to 31st July 2011.  In her absence, please contact the following individuals with any queries:

Academic Human Resources (appointments, tenure, reviews, Special Retirement Program, etc)
Suzan Abu Shakra (s.abushakra@utoronto.ca; 416 978 2632)

Orientation and Leadership Retreat
Sheree Drummond (sheree.drummond@utoronto.ca; 416 978 6194)

Workshop Programs
Lisa Wilkes (lisa.wilkes@utoronto.ca; 416 978 2030)

Workload Policy and Procedures for Faculty & Librarians
Jesse Sims (jesse.sims@utoronto.ca; 416 978 6697)

Speaking Up Survey
Stephannie Roy (stephannie.roy@utoronto.ca; 416 978 6662)

Deans of Single Department Faculties
Judith Lavin (deansoffice.law@utoronto.ca)

For any other queries, please contact Lisa Wilkes (lisa.wilkes@utoronto.ca; 416 978 2030) who will be happy to direct your question to the appropriate person.