Timothy Chan

Professor Timothy Chan

Timothy Chan

Vice-Provost, Strategic Initiatives

As Associate Vice-President and Vice-Provost, Strategic Initiatives, Professor Timothy Chan plays an integral role in furthering the strategic goals and initiatives of the University. He reports dually to the Vice-President & Provost and to the Vice-President, Research and Innovation, and plays an integral role in furthering the strategic goals and initiatives of the University.

The Institutional Strategic Initiatives (ISI) portfolio was created to spearhead and facilitate interdisciplinary efforts that leverage the University’s strengths in areas of societal importance, ensuring that U of T remains a globally leading research institution. Following an initial focus on launching strategic, innovative cross-divisional research and training programs, the ISI portfolio currently focuses on the sustainability of initiatives that are already underway.