1. Senate Membership 2022-2023
    1.  Ex Officio Members
    2. Board of Governors Representatives
    3. Elected Faculty Senators
    4. Elected Contract Instructors
    5. Elected Student Senators*

Senate Membership 2022-2023

Senate comprises of over 80 members who represent the university including, faculty members, contract instructors, students, Board of Governors, special appointments and ex officio members.

 Ex Officio Members

  • Benoit Antoine Bacon, President, Vice-Chancellor & Chair of Senate
  • Elinor Sloan, Clerk of Senate
  • Suzanne Blanchard, Vice-President (Students & Enrolment) & University Registrar
  • Rafik Goubran, Vice-President (Research & International)
  • Jerry Tomberlin, Provost & Vice-President (Academic)
  • Lorraine Dyke, Interim Vice-President (Finance & Administration)
  • Dwight Deugo, Vice-Provost & Associate Vice-President (Academic)
  • Maria DeRosa, Interim Dean, Faculty of Science
  • Larry Kostiuk, Dean, Faculty of Engineering & Design
  • Pauline Rankin, Dean, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
  • Patrice Smith, Dean, Faculty of Graduate & Postdoctoral Affairs
  • Brenda O’Neill, Dean, Faculty of Public Affairs
  • Dana Brown, Dean, Sprott School of Business
  • Amber Lannon, University Librarian
  • Wonjoon Chung, Director, School of Industrial Design
  • Michel Barbeau, Director, School of Computer Science
  • Federica Goffi, Interim Director, Azrieli School of Architecture & Urbanism
  • Robert Teather,  Director, School of Information Technology
  • Milan Sanghani, President, GSA, term ends April 30, 2023
  • Hande Uz Ozcan, Vice-President (Academic), GSA, term ends April 30, 2023
  • Anastasia Lettieri, President, CUSA, term ends April 30, 2023
  • Dakota Livingston, President, CASG, term ends April 30, 2023

Board of Governors Representatives

Elected Faculty Senators

Terms end June 30, 2023

  • Manuel Baez, Engineering & Design / Architecture
  • Jeff Dawson, Science
  • Jacob Kovalio, Arts and Social Sciences
  • Christine Laurendeau, Science
  • Marlene Lundy, Arts and Social Sciences
  • Beth MacLeod, Arts and Social Sciences (Secretary of the Faculty Board)
  • Donald Russell, Engineering and Design
  • Shazia Sadaf, Arts and Social Sciences
  • David Sprague, Engineering and Design / Information Technology
  • Julia Wallace, Science (Secretary of the Faculty Board)

Terms end June 30, 2024

  • Peter Andree, Public Affairs
  • Vandna Bhatia, Public Affairs (Secretary of the Faculty Board)
  • Bernadette Campbell, Arts and Social Sciences
  • Jonathan Malloy, Public Affairs
  • Paul Mkandawire, Arts and Social Sciences
  • Mike Murphy, Arts and Social Sciences
  • Julie Murray, Arts and Social Sciences
  • Augustine Park, Arts and Social Sciences
  • Karen Taylor, Engineering and Design (Secretary of the Faculty Board)

Terms end June 30, 2025

  • Jeni Armstrong, Public Affairs
  • Hilary Becker, Sprott School of Business
  • François Brouard, Sprott School of Business (Secretary of the Faculty Board)
  • Sean Burges, Public Affairs
  • Edward Cyr, Engineering and Design
  • Root Gorelick, Science
  • Kevin Graham, Science
  • Tim Haats, Engineering and Design / Industrial Design
  • Douglas Howe, Science/Computer Science
  • Lynn Marshall, Engineering and Design
  • Lisa Moffitt, Engineering and Design / Architecture
  • Howard Nemiroff, Sprott
  • Matthew Pearson, Public Affairs
  • Daniel Siddiqi, Arts and Social Sciences
  • Christopher Smelser, Engineering and Design
  • Christian Viau, Engineering and Design
  • Pamela Wolff, Science

Elected Contract Instructors

  • Morgan Rooney, Arts and Social Sciences (term ends June 30, 2023)
  • Kathleen Moss, Arts and Social Sciences (term ends June 30, 2024)

Elected Student Senators*

Graduate Students – Terms end June 30, 2023

  • Kareem Al Hammuri
  • Mohsin Ilyas
  • Farzam Sepanta

Undergraduate Students – Terms end June 30, 2023

  • David Caratao, Public Affairs
  • Sean Maguire, Arts and Social Sciences
  • Aaron North, Arts and Social Sciences
  • Jennifer Ramnarine, Public Affairs
  • Taina Roberts, Public Affairs
  • Giuseppe Sestini, Arts and Social Sciences

* for details on the specific departments within the Faculties eligible to vote for these positions, please refer to the By-Law.