Search Committee for the Principal University College

PDAD&C#26, 2003-2004


From: Shirley Neuman, Vice-President and Provost
Date: January 21, 2004
Re: Search Committee for the Principal, University College

Robert Birgeneau, President
The Bulletin

Professor Paul Perron will end his term as Principal of University College on June 30, 2004, after which he will be taking a well-earned administrative leave and then retiring.

In accordance with Section 62 of the Perron Rules, President Robert Birgeneau has appointed a committee to recommend the appointment of a Principal of University College.  The composition of the committee is as follows:

Teaching Staff of the College:
  Professor Alan Bewell
  Professor Mark Cheetham
  Professor Thomas Homer-Dixon
  Professor Derek Penslar
  Professor David Rayside

Students of the College:
  Ms Lyndsay Anderson
  Ms Rana El-Sayed

Representative of SGS:
  Professor Bernard Katz

Dean of Faculty of Arts and Science:
  Professor Pekka Sinervo

Scholars outside College:
  Professor Rona Abramovitch, Transitional Year Programme
  Professor Meric Gertler, Department of Geography
  Professor Andrea Most, Centre for the Study of the United States

Administrative Staff:
  Dr. Glenn Loney
  Ms. Jana Luker

  Ms. Rivi Frankle
  Mrs. Meredith Saunderson

The 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, January 30, 2004, via fax (416-978-3939), mail (Room 225, Simcoe Hall) or e-mail to