Members

Officers of Council (Ex Officio Voting Members)

TitleName
Chairto be announced
Vice-Chairto be announced
SecretaryMike Zryd
Assistant SecretaryM. Michael Schiff

Graduate Program Representatives

Graduate Program Directors & Program Representatives

Graduate ProgramDirectorRepresentative
AccountingMarcia AnnisetteN/A
AdministrationEileen FischerMarkus Biehl
Art HistoryDan Adlervacant
BiologyBridget StutchburyJoel Shore
Business AdministrationStephen WeissN/A
Business AnalyticsAshwin JoshiN/A
ChemistryGino LavoieDasantila Golemi-Kotra
Cinema & Media StudiesJohn Greyson & Sharon HayashiN/A
Communication & CultureAnne MacLennan &
Paul Moore
Danielle Robinson
Conference InterpretingAndrew CliffordN/A
Computer Science & EngineeringFranck VanBreugelHany Farag
Critical Studies In DisabilityNancy Davis Halifaxvacant
Dance & Dance StudiesWilliam Mackwood &
Patrick Alcedo
N/A
DesignWendy WongN/A
Development StudiesEduardo CanelN/A
Disaster & Emergency ManagementNiru NirupamaN/A
Earth & Space Science Sunil BisnathYongsheng Chen
EconomicsGeorge GeorgopoulosAndrey Stoyanov
EducationJennifer GilbertDidi Khayatt
EnglishMarie-Christine LepsN/A
Environmental StudiesLiette GilbertStefan Kipfer
Études FrançaisesMarie-Hélène LaRochelleN/A
Executive Master's in Business AdministrationMatthias KippingN/A
FinanceYisong TianN/A
Financial AccountabilityBrian GaberN/A
Gender, Feminist & Women's StudiesSandra WhitworthMolly Ladd-Taylor
GeographyRaju Dasvacant
HealthDennis RaphaelN/A
HistoryElizabeth Cohenvacant
Human Resources ManagementMary Jo DucharmeSouha Ezzedeen
HumanitiesVictor SheaDoug Freake
Information Systems & TechnologyZijian YangN/A
Interdisciplinary StudiesC. van Daalen-SmithN/A
International Business AdministrationAlexandra CampbellN/A
Kinesiology & Health ScienceChris ArdernMichael Connor
LawDayna Nadine ScottRuth Buchanan
Linguistics & Applied LinguisticsPhilipp Angermeyervacant
Mathematics & StatisticsMike ZabrockiYouness Lamzouri
MusicMichael CoghlanWilliam Thomas
NursingElsabeth JensenN/A
PhilosophyClaudine VerheggenDan McArthur
Physics & AstronomyWendy TaylorN/A
Political ScienceSabah AlnasseriTerry Maley
Psychology Adrienne PerryGary Turner
Public & International AffairsRoberto PerinN/A
Public Policy, Administration & LawSusan DimockN/A
Science & Technology StudiesAryn MartinMike Pettit
Social & Political ThoughtJ.J. McMurtryEve Haque
Social AnthropologyZulfikar HirjiShubhra Gururani
Social WorkYuk-Lin Renita Wongvacant
Socio-Legal StudiesSoren FrederiksenNergis Canefe
SociologyHarris AliLorna Erwin
TheatreMichael GreyeyesN/A
Theatre & Performance StudiesLaura LevinR. Darren Gobert
Translation StudiesMaria Constanza GuzmanN/A
Visual ArtsBarbara Balfourvacant

Coordinators of Graduate Diploma Programs

Graduate DiplomaCoordinator
Arts & Media AdministrationJoyce Zemans
Asian StudiesJanice Kim
Business & the EnvironmentAndrew Crane
Comparative LiteratureSusan Ingram
Curatorial Studies in Visual CultureJennifer Fisher
Democratic AdministrationBarbara Cameron
Early Childhood EducationSharon Murphy
Education in Urban EnvironmentsSandra Schecter
Environmental/Sustainability EducationSarah Barrett
Financial EngineeringMark Kamstra
General InterpretingQjinti Oblitas
German & European StudiesBurkhard Eberlein
Advanced Hebrew & Jewish StudiesSara Horowitz
Health Industry ManagementAmin Mawani
Health PsychologyJoel Katz
International & Security StudiesRobert Latham
Jewish StudiesSara Horowitz
Justice System AdministrationIan Greene
Language & Literacy EducationJohn Ippolito
Latin American & Caribbean StudiesCarlota McAllister
Mathematics EducationTina Rapke
NeuroscienceLauren Sergio
Non-Profit ManagementBrenda Gainer
Postsecondary EducationTheresa Shanahan
Real PropertyJames McKellar
Refugee & Migration StudiesGerald Kernerman
Theatre Studies
Value Theory & Applied EthicsClaudine Verheggen
Voice TrainingDavid Smukler
World Literature

Other Faculty Members

Standing Committees of Council

Academic Planning & Policy Committee

TitleName
Chairtba
Vice-Chairtba
MemberMarcia Blumberg
MemberNergis Canefe
MemberNaomi Couto
MemberDavid Goldstein
Ex-Officio: Dean, Associate Deans, Chair, Vice-Chair, Associate Vice-President (Faculties and Research), University Librarian, Vice-President (Academic), Academic Affairs Officer, Assistant Secretary of Council

Awards Committee

MemberStephen Cain
MemberDarcey Callison
MemberMichael Chen
MemberAmber Gazso
MemberSusan Ingram
MemberZijiang Yang
Ex-Officio: Dean, Associate Dean (Academic Affairs), Chair of Council, Executive Officer, Assistant Secretary of Council

Appeals & Academic Honesty Committee

MemberAnn Kim
MemberTeresa Macias
MemberElizabeth Pentland
Ex-Officio: Dean, Associate Dean (Academic Affairs), Chair of Council, Academic Affairs Officer

Petitions Committee

MemberRoopa Desai-Trilokekar
MemberDavid Etkin
MemberAlexey Kuznetsov
MemberScott McLaren
Ex-Officio: Dean, Associate Dean (Student Affairs), Chair of Council, Student Affairs Officer

Nominating Committee

Chair of Counciltba
Vice-Chairtba
MemberChair, Petitions Committee
MemberChair, Appeals & Academic Honesty Committee
MemberChair, Awards Committee
FGS Representative to
Senate Executive Committee
Lauren Sergio
Ex-Officio: Dean, Associate Deans, Vice-Chair, Academic Affairs Officer, Assistant Secretary of Council

FGS Senate Representatives

TitleName
Academic Policy, Planning & ResearchFahim Quadir
Honorary Degrees, Senate Executive SubcommitteeMarin Litoiu
Executive CommitteeLauren Sergio

Student Members

Program Representatives

Graduate ProgramRepresentative
Accountingvacant
AdministrationMariam Humayun
Art HistoryEmma Conner
BiologyJennilee Davidson
Business Administrationvacant
Business Analyticsvacant
Chemistryvacant
Communication & CultureRebecca Halliday
Computer Science & EngineeringAnkit Agrawal
Critical Studies In DisabilitySharon Henry
DanceShannon Roberts
Dance StudiesJonathan Osborn
Designvacant
Development StudiesRubiqaiia Al-Rubail
Disaster & Emergency Managementvacant
Earth & Space ScienceJerusha Lederman
EconomicsGarry Sran
EducationMarc Gurrisi
EnglishSarah Jensen
Environmental StudiesRomanda Simpson
Études FrançaisesCharlotte McDonald
Executive Master's in Business Administrationvacant
FilmVictoria Lean
FinanceDaniel Monroy-Carrero
Financial AccountabilityMetul Desai
Gender, Feminist & Women's StudiesMarva Milo
GeographyCatherine Mulas
Health Policy & EquityJuha Mikkonen
HistoryAliyah Bridgemohan
Human Resources ManagementShayna Frawley
HumanitiesJing Xu
Information Systems & TechnologyDawid Kasperowicz
Interdisciplinary StudiesAlejandro Mayoral Baños
International Business Administrationvacant
Kinesiology & Health ScienceCarolyn Perry
LawSara Ross
Linguistics & Applied LinguisticsCheryl Cleland
Mathematics & StatisticsFenghao Yang
MusicRichard Moore
Nursingvacant
PhilosophyJamie Robertson
Physics & AstronomyAlexandra Terrana
Political ScienceLaura Pin
Psychologyvacant
Public Administrationvacant
Public & International AffairsMadalina Chesoi
Public Policy, Administration & LawKevin Giddings
Science & Technology StudiesZayna Ebrahem
Social & Political ThoughtJan Mendes
Social AnthropologyShimona Hirchberg
Social WorkJulia Janes
Socio-Legal StudiesFarrah Zandnia
SociologyRebecca Smith
Theatrevacant
Theatre & Performance StudiesWiktor Kulinski
Translation/TraductionJudith Salem
Visual Artsvacant

FGS Standing Committee Student Representatives

TitleName
Academic Planning & Policy CommitteeMina Rajabi Paak & Jessica Whitehead
Awards CommitteeSaviz Ehyai & Shoshana Elharar
Petitions CommitteeJennifer Farmer & Robyn Verley
Appeals & Academic Honesty CommitteeJames Forbes

Ex Officio Voting Members

FGS Representatives

TitleName
Dean and Associate Vice-President (Graduate)Barbara Crow
Associate DeanFahim Quadir
Associate DeanMichael Zryd
Executive OfficerNick LaRocca
Student Affairs OfficerHeather Moore
Academic Affairs OfficerSarah Whitaker
Manager, Communications, Public Relations & RecruitmentWesley Moir
Assistant Secretary of CouncilM. Michael Schiff

Student Presidents

President of:Name
Graduate Student's AssociationLucas McCann
Environmental StudiesCeilidh Mulder
Graduate Business CouncilPooya Faez-Sorkhabi

Directors of Research Centres and Institutes

InstitutesName
Centre for Atmospheric ChemistryRobert McLaren
Centre for Feminist ResearchAlison Crosby
Israel and Golda Koschitzy Centre for Jewish Studies Carl S. Ehrlich
Centre for Refugee StudiesChristina Clark-Kazak
Centre for Research on Biomolecular InteractionsSergey Krylov
Centre for Research in Earth and Space ScienceJames Whiteway
Centre for Research in Mass SpectrometryDerek Wilson
Centre for Research on Language ContactMaria Constanza Guzman
Centre for Research on Latin America and the CaribbeanCarlota McAllister
City Institute at York UniversityAlison Bain
Global Labour Research CentreStephanie Ross/Mark Thomas
Harriet Tubman Institute for Research on the Global Migration of African PeoplesMichele Johnson
Institute for Research on Digital LearningJennifer Jenson
Institute for Science and Technology StudiesNatasha Myers
Institute for Social ResearchLes Jacobs
Jack & Mae Nathanson Centre on Human Rights, Crime & Security François Tanguay-Renaud
LaMarsh Research Programme on Violence and Conflict ResolutionYvonne Bohr
Muscle Health Research CentreDavid Hood
Robarts Centre for Canadian StudiesGabrielle Slowey
Sensorium: Research Centre for Digital Arts and TechnologyJanine Marchessault
York Centre for Asian ResearchPhilip Kelly
York Centre for Field RoboticsMichael Jenkin
York Centre for Vision ResearchLaurence Harris
York Institute for Health ResearchJianhong Wu
YU-CARE William Gage

Distinguished Research Professors

NameGraduate Program(s)
Isa BakkerPolitical Science
Norbert BartelEarth & Space Science, Physics & Astronomy
Russell BelkAdministration
Ellen BialystokTheoretical & Applied Linguistics, Psychology
Dieter BohmeChemistry
J.F. Bosher (Emeritus)History
Deborah BritzmanEducation, English, Social & Political Thought, Women's Studies
James CarleyEnglish
Jean G. Castel (Emeritus)Law
Jerome Ch'en (Emeritus)History
Douglas CrawfordBiology, Kinesiology & Health Science, Psychology
Lorraine Code (Emeritus)Philosophy, Social & Political Thought, Women's Studies
Ken G. Davey (Emeritus)Biology
Sheila EmbletonEnglish, Linguistics & Applied Linguistics, Women's Studies
Stephen R. GillCommunication & Culture, Political Science
Jack L. Granatstein (Emeritus)History
Philip Gulliver (Emeritus)Anthropology
Micahel Herren (Emeritus)English
Eric HesselsPhysics & Astronomy
Ian P. Howard (Emeritus)Psychology
Allan C. HutchinsonLaw
Christopher InnesEnglish
Ian Jarvie (Emeritus)Philosophy
Michael Kater (Emeritus)History
Gabriel Kolko (Emeritus)History
Alfred Barry P. Lever (Emeritus)Chemistry
Clifford Leznoff (Emeritus)Chemistry
Paul LovejoyHistory
Kent McNeilLaw
Gareth MorganAdministration
H.V. Nelles (Emeritus)History
John O'Neill (Emeritus)Communication & Culture, Philosophy,
Social & Political Thought, Sociology
Hiroshi Ono(Emeritus)Psychology
Leo PanitchPolitical Science
Debra PeplerPsychology
Huw O. Pritchard (Emeritus)Chemistry
Marcia RiouxCritical Disability Studies, Health, Public Policy,
Administration & Law, Social Work
David Regan (Emeritus)Psychology
Nicholas RogersHistory, Social & Political Thought
Stuart ShankerPhilosophy
Gordon ShepherdPhysics & Astronomy
Brian J. SlatteryLaw
K.W. Michael SiuBiology, Chemistry, Earth & Space Science
Martin SteinbachBiology and Psychology
Bridget StutchburyBiology
John TsotsosComputer Science & Engineering
Reg Whitaker (Emeritus)Political Science
Jianhong WuEarth & Space Science, Health, Information Systems & Technology,
Mathematics & Statistics

University President, Vice-Presidents, Deans-Principal, Chair, Librarian

TitleName
PresidentMamdouh Shoukri
Vice-President (Academic)Rhonda Lenton
Vice-President (Research & Innovation)Robert Hache
Dean (Schulich)Deszo J. Horvath
Dean (Liberal Arts & Professional Studies)Ananya Mukherjee-Reed
Interim Dean (Education)Ron Owston
Dean (Environmental Studies)Noel Sturgeon
Dean (School of Arts, Media, Performance & Design)Shawn Brixey
Dean (Health)Harvey Skinner
Dean (Law)Lorne Sossin
Dean (Engineering)Janus Kozinski
Dean (Science)Ray Jayawardhana
Principal (Glendon)Donald Ipperciel
Chair of SenateRoxanne Mykitiuk
University LibrarianJoy Kirchner
Associate University LibrarianCatherine Davidson
Associate University LibrarianMark Robertson
Secretary of SenateMaureen Armstrong