Members

Officers of Council (Ex Officio Voting Members)

TitleName
ChairSuprakash Datta
Vice-ChairMike Zabrocki
SecretaryMike Zryd
Recording 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 AdministrationAshwin JoshiN/A
Business AnalyticsMurat KristalN/A
ChemistryGino LavoieDasantila Golemi-Kotra
Cinema & Media Studies/FilmJohn Greyson & Sharon Hayashivacant
Civil EngineeringDan Palermovacant
Communication & CultureAnne MacLennan &
Paul Moore
Ganaele Langlois
Conference InterpretingAndrew CliffordN/A
Computer Science & EngineeringFranck VanBreugelSimone Pisana
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 LepsVermonja R. Alston
Environmental StudiesLiette GilbertStefan Kipfer
Études FrançaisesMarie-Hélène LaRochelleN/A
Executive Master's in Business AdministrationMatthias KippingN/A
FinanceYisong TianN/A
Financial AccountabilityRichard LeblancN/A
Gender, Feminist & Women's StudiesEna DuaMiriam Smith
GeographyRaju Dasvacant
HealthDennis RaphaelN/A
HistoryElizabeth CohenThabit Abdullah
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 ScienceMichael RiddellMichael Connor
LawDayna Nadine ScottSusan Drummond
Linguistics & Applied LinguisticsPhilipp Angermeyervacant
Mathematics & StatisticsMike ZabrockiYouness Lamzouri
Mechanical EngineeringPouya Rezaivacant
MusicMichael CoghlanWilliam Thomas
NursingElsabeth JensenN/A
PhilosophyClaudine VerheggenDan McArthur
Physics & AstronomyTom KirchnerN/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 ThoughtEve Haquevacant
Social AnthropologyZulfikar HirjiShubhra Gururani
Social WorkYuk-Lin Renita WongLuann Good Gingrich
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 (not embedded in single graduate programs)

Graduate DiplomaCoordinator
Arts & Media AdministrationJoyce Zemans
Asian StudiesJanice Kim
Business & the EnvironmentAndrew Crane
Environmental/Sustainability EducationSarah Barrett
Financial EngineeringMark Kamstra
German & European StudiesBurkhard Eberlein
Advanced Hebrew & Jewish StudiesSara Horowitz
Health PsychologyJoel Katz
International & Security StudiesRobert Latham
Jewish StudiesSara Horowitz
Latin American & Caribbean StudiesCarlota McAllister
Mathematics EducationTina Rapke
NeuroscienceLauren Sergio
Refugee & Migration StudiesGerald Kernerman

Other Faculty Members

Standing Committees of Council

Academic Planning & Policy Committee

TitleName
ChairSuprakash Datta
Vice-ChairMike Zabrocki
MemberNaomi Couto
MemberNergis Canefe
MemberLorne Foster
MemberDavid Goldstein
Ex-Officio: Dean, Associate Deans, Chair, Vice-Chair, Associate Vice-President Research & Innovation, University Librarian, Vice-President Academic & Provost, Academic Affairs Officer, Assistant Secretary of Council

Awards Committee

ChairDarcey Callison
MemberStephen Cain
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

ChairElizabeth Pentland
MemberAnn Kim
Membertba
Ex-Officio: Dean, Associate Dean (Academic Affairs), Chair of Council, Academic Affairs Officer

Petitions Committee

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

Nominating Committee

Chair of CouncilSuprakash Datta
Vice-ChairMike Zabrocki
MemberDavid Etkin, Chair, Petitions Committee
MemberElizabeth Pentland, Chair, 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 SubcommitteeJoan Steigerwald
Executive CommitteeLauren Sergio

Student Members

Program Representatives

Graduate ProgramRepresentative
Accountingvacant
AdministrationKate Ruff
Art Historyvacant
BiologyHarabandhan Arora
Business AdministrationJulien Naggar
Business AnalyticsGaven Geng Wang
ChemistryLauren Keyes
Cinema & Media Studies/FilmGlen Wood
Civil Engineeringvacant
Communication & CultureAidan Moir
Computer Science & EngineeringSyed Islam
Conference Interpretingvacant
Critical Studies In DisabilitySharon Henry
Dancevacant
Dance StudiesJonathan Osborn
Designvacant
Development Studiesvacant
Disaster & Emergency Managementvacant
Earth & Space Sciencevacant
EconomicsGarry Sran
EducationDerrick Tu
EnglishSarah Jensen
Environmental StudiesEvonne Donnelly
Études FrançaisesMashal Riaz
Executive Master's in Business Administrationvacant
FinanceKate Xinyu Hu
Financial Accountabilityvacant
Gender, Feminist & Women's StudiesMarva Milo
GeographyDaniel Evans
Health Policy & Equityvacant
HistoryJason Chartrand
Human Resources ManagementShayna Frawley
HumanitiesKris Kobold
Information Systems & Technologyvacant
Interdisciplinary StudiesAlejandro Mayoral Baños
International Business AdministrationEverardo Aleman Navarro
Kinesiology & Health ScienceCarolyn Perry
LawSara Ross
Linguistics & Applied LinguisticsMedwin Azadi
Mathematics & StatisticsFenghao Yang
Mechanical Engineeringvacant
MusicRichard Moore
Nursingvacant
PhilosophyAndrew Parker
Physics & AstronomyAlexandra Terrana
Political ScienceBehzad Mohammadi
PsychologyAudrey Wong-Kee-You
Public & International AffairsMelissa Felian
Public Policy, Administration & Lawvacant
Science & Technology StudiesJason Grier
Social & Political ThoughtSara Rodrigues
Social AnthropologyJenna Coutinho
Social WorkJulia Janes
Socio-Legal StudiesSabeen Kazmi
SociologyTracy Thomas
Theatrevacant
Theatre & Performance StudiesWiktor Kulinski
Translation Studies/TraductionNicholas Richards
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 OfficerMario Verrilli
Student Affairs OfficerHeather Moore
Academic Affairs OfficerSarah Whitaker
Manager, Communications, Public Relations & RecruitmentWesley Moir
Coordinator, Faculty GovernanceM. Michael Schiff

Student Presidents

President of:Name
Graduate Student's AssociationLucas McCann
Environmental StudiesCeilidh Mulder
Graduate Business CouncilCatherine Farrell

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)
Pat ArmstrongGender, Feminist & Women's Studies, Health, Political Science, Science & Technology Studies, and Sociology
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 SenateGeorge Comninel
University LibrarianJoy Kirchner
Associate University LibrarianCatherine Davidson
Associate University LibrarianMark Robertson
Secretary of SenateMaureen Armstrong