Review and Search Committees for the Dean of the School of Graduate Studies

PDAD&C # 24, 2003-04

MEMORANDUM
 

To: Principals, Deans, Academic Directors and Chairs
      Members of the Graduate Students’ Union
From: Professor Shirley Neuman, Vice-President and Provost
Date: January 12, 2004
Re: Review and Search Committees for the Dean of the School of Graduate Studies 

 




Professor Michael Marrus comes to the end of his term as Dean of the School of Graduate Studies on June 30, 2004, after which he will be taking a well-earned administrative leave and then retiring.

We will be conducting an internal review of the School of Graduate Studies over the next weeks.  For your information, members of the School of Graduate Studies Review Committee are as follows:

Professor Shirley Neuman, Vice-President and Provost (Chair)
Professor James Barber, Faculty of Social Work
Professor Richard Bond, Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics
Professor Rorke Bryan, Faculty of Forestry
Ms Kendra Coulter, Graduate Student
Professor Ross Ethier, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Professor Maryanne Feldman, Rotman School of Management
Professor Edith Hillan, Faculty of Nursing
Professor Glen Jones, OISE/UT
Professor David Klausner, Department of English/Centre for Medieval Studies
Ms Françoise Ko, Graduate Student
Ms Carole Moore, Chief Librarian
Professor Heather Murray, Department of English
Professor Ian Orchard, University of Toronto at Mississauga
Professor Kwong-loi Shun, University of Toronto at Scarborough
Mr. Jorge Sousa, Graduate Student
Professor Anastasios Venetsanopoulos, Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering
Professor Robert Vipond, Department of Political Science
Professor Kim Woodhouse, Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry

Comments and suggestions to the Review Committee are welcomed and should be sent to Sheree Drummond, Assistant Provost and Special Assistant to the Provost via fax (416-978-3939), mail (Room 225, Simcoe Hall) or e-mail to sheree.drummond@utoronto.ca, before February 1, 2004.

In accordance with Section 61 of the Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators (Perron Rules), President Robert Birgeneau has appointed a committee to recommend the appointment of a Dean of the School of Graduate Studies.  The composition of the committee is as follows:

Professor Shirley Neuman, Vice-President and Provost (Chair)
Professor Richard Bond, Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics
Ms Kendra Coulter, Graduate Student
Professor Edith Hillan, Division IV, School of Graduate Studies
Ms Carolyn Johnston, School of Graduate Studies
Professor Glen Jones, Division II, School of Graduate Studies
Ms Françoise Ko, Graduate Student
Ms Carole Moore, Chief Librarian
Professor Heather Murray, Division I, School of Graduate Studies
Professor Ian Orchard, University of Toronto at Mississauga
Professor Kwong-loi Shun, University of Toronto at Scarborough
Mr. Jorge Sousa, Graduate Student
Professor Anastasios Venetsanopoulos, Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering
Professor Robert Vipond, Department of Political Science
Professor Kim Woodhouse, Division III, School of Graduate Studies

The Search Committee welcomes comments and nominations from interested persons.  These should be sent to the attention of Sheree Drummond, Assistant Provost and Special Assistant to the Provost, by Friday, February 6, via fax (416-978-3939), mail (Room 225, Simcoe Hall) or e-mail to sheree.drummond@utoronto.ca
 
 

cc.  R. Birgeneau, President
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