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 StutchburyMark Bayfield
Business AdministrationAshwin JoshiN/A
Business AnalyticsMurat KristalN/A
ChemistryGino LavoieDasantila Golemi-Kotra
Cinema & Media Studies/FilmJohn Greyson & Sharon Hayashivacant
Civil EngineeringDan PalermoRashid Bashir
Communication & CultureSteven Bailey &
Paul Moore
Ganaele Langlois
Conference InterpretingAndrew CliffordN/A
Critical Studies In DisabilityNancy Davis Halifaxvacant
Dance & Dance StudiesWilliam Mackwood &
Patrick Alcedo
N/A
DesignWendy WongN/A
Development StudiesEduardo CanelN/A
Disaster & Emergency ManagementDavid EtkinN/A
Earth & Space Science Sunil BisnathYongsheng Chen
EconomicsGeorge GeorgopoulosAndrey Stoyanov
EducationJennifer GilbertQiang Zha
Electrical Engineering & Computer ScienceFranck VanBreugelUT Nguyen
EnglishTom LoebelSusan Warwick
Environmental StudiesLiette GilbertAnna Zalik
Études FrançaisesChristina Clark-KazakN/A
Executive Master's in Business AdministrationMatthias KippingN/A
FinanceYisong TianN/A
Financial AccountabilityRichard LeblancN/A
Gender, Feminist & Women's StudiesEna DuaElaine Coburn
GeographyPeter VandergeestLucia Lo
HealthDennis RaphaelN/A
HistoryElizabeth CohenJennifer Stephen
Human Resources ManagementMary Jo DucharmeSouha Ezzedeen
HumanitiesVictor SheaDoug Freake
Information Systems & TechnologyMarin LitoiuN/A
Interdisciplinary StudiesJoseph DeSouzaN/A
International Business AdministrationAlexandra CampbellN/A
Kinesiology & Health ScienceMichael RiddellMichael Connor
LawSonia LawrenceSusan Drummond
Linguistics & Applied LinguisticsPhilipp Angermeyervacant
Mathematics & StatisticsMike ZabrockiPatrick Ingram
Mechanical EngineeringPouya RezaiPaul O'Brien
MusicMark ChambersAlan Henderson
NursingJacqueline ChoiniereN/A
PhilosophyKristin AndrewsDan McArthur
Physics & AstronomyTom KirchnerN/A
Political ScienceSusan HendersHeather Macrae
Psychology Adrienne PerryJill Rich
Public & International AffairsFrancis GaronN/A
Public Policy, Administration & LawDagmar SoenneckenN/A
Science & Technology StudiesAryn MartinMike Pettit
Social & Political ThoughtEve HaqueJim Vernon
Social AnthropologyKenneth LittleRosemary Coombe
Social WorkYuk-Lin Renita WongLuann Good Gingrich
Socio-Legal StudiesSoren FrederiksenNergis Canefe
SociologyHarris AliLorna Erwin
TheatreErika BatdorfN/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 StudiesLaam Hae
Business & the EnvironmentAndrew Crane
Environmental/Sustainability EducationDon Dippo
Financial EngineeringMark Kamstra
German & European StudiesJenny Wustenberg
Advanced Hebrew & Jewish StudiesSara Horowitz
Health PsychologyJoel Katz
International & Security StudiesRobert Latham
Jewish StudiesSara Horowitz
Latin American & Caribbean StudiesAlan Durston
Mathematics EducationTina Rapke
NeuroscienceLauren Sergio
Refugee & Migration StudiesKhalis Hassan

Other Faculty Members

Standing Committees of Council

Academic Planning & Policy Committee

TitleName
ChairSuprakash Datta
Vice-ChairMike Zabrocki
MemberNergis Canefe
MemberLorne Foster
MemberDavid Goldstein
MemberHélène Massam

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

MemberKaren Burke
MemberDorothy De Val
MemberMarina Erechtchoukova
MemberR. Darren Gobert
MemberTara Haas
MemberHyejin Ku

Ex-Officio: Dean, Associate Dean (Academic Affairs), Chair of Council, Executive Officer, Assistant Secretary of Council


Appeals & Academic Honesty Committee

ChairAnn Kim
MemberUte Lehrer
MemberMargaret MacDonald

Ex-Officio: Dean, Associate Dean (Academic Affairs), Chair of Council, Academic Affairs Officer


Petitions Committee

ChairScott McLaren
MemberRoopa Desai-Trilokekar
MemberHenny Westra
MemberMan Wah Wong

Ex-Officio: Dean, Associate Dean (Student Affairs), Chair of Council, Student Affairs Officer


Nominating Committee

Chair of CouncilSuprakash Datta
Vice-ChairMike Zabrocki
MemberScott McLaren, Chair, Petitions Committee
MemberAnn Kim, 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 & ResearchTom Loebel
Honorary Degrees, Senate Executive SubcommitteeJoan Steigerwald
Executive CommitteeLauren Sergio

Student Members

Program Representatives

Graduate ProgramRepresentative
AccountingIsidora Nedeljkovic
AdministrationJaehyun Tony Choi
Art Historyvacant
BiologyHarbandhan Arora
Business AdministrationAllie Simpson
Business AnalyticsKatherine Heighington
ChemistryAyat Yaseen
Cinema & Media Studies/FilmGlen Wood
Civil EngineeringAdrien Sparling
Communication & CultureGabrielle Willms
Conference Interpretingvacant
Critical Studies In DisabilitySharon Henry
Dancevacant
Dance StudiesJonathan Osborn
Designvacant
Development Studiesvacant
Disaster & Emergency ManagementRachel Manson
Earth & Space Sciencevacant
EconomicsSara Tumpane
EducationShaheena Syeda
Electrical Engineering & Computer ScienceCalden Wloka
EnglishSarah Jensen
Environmental Studiesvacant
Études FrançaisesAline Kachouh
Executive Master's in Business Administrationvacant
FinanceJessica Yu
Financial AccountabilityMelissa Qi
Gender, Feminist & Women's StudiesMarva Milo
GeographyDaniel Evans
Health Policy & Equityvacant
HistoryHarold Armstrong
Human Resources ManagementShayna Frawley
HumanitiesDesmond O'Doherty
Information Systems & Technologyvacant
Interdisciplinary StudiesSamartha Gamble
International Business AdministrationNick Richards
Kinesiology & Health ScienceJulian Aiken
LawKlodian Rado
Linguistics & Applied LinguisticsKevin Wang
ManagementJasmin Amin
Mathematics & StatisticsFenghao Yang
Mechanical Engineeringvacant
MusicGord Shephard
Nursingvacant
PhilosophyAndrew Parker
Physics & AstronomyHugh Podmore
Political ScienceBahzad Mohammadi
PsychologyDevin Heinze Kehoe
Public & International AffairsMelissa Felian
Public Policy, Administration & Lawvacant
Science & Technology StudiesJason Grier
Social & Political ThoughtKurosh Amoui-Kalareh
Social AnthropologyAlex Rewegan
Social WorkJulia Janes
Socio-Legal StudiesTerry Trowbridge
SociologySam Tecle
Theatrevacant
Theatre & Performance StudiesWiktor Kulinski
Translation Studies/TraductionLucia Hernandez
Visual Artsvacant

FGS Standing Committee Student Representatives

TitleName
Academic Planning & Policy CommitteeMina Rajabi Paak & Jessica Whitehead
Awards CommitteeShoshana Elharar & Vanessa Fleet
Petitions CommitteeMelinda Julie Phuong & 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
Manager, Student AffairsAlmey Tse Soriano
Academic Affairs OfficerSarah Whitaker
Manager, Communications, Public Relations & RecruitmentWesley Moir
Coordinator, Faculty GovernanceM. Michael Schiff

Student Presidents

President of:Name
Graduate Student's AssociationMina Rajabi Paak
Environmental Studiesvacant
Graduate Business CouncilFrancis Paul

Directors of Research Centres and Institutes

InstitutesName
Centre for Feminist ResearchAlison Crosby
Centre for Automotive ResearchAlex Czekanski
Innovation Computing @ LassondeJohn Tsotsos
Israel and Golda Koschitzy Centre for Jewish Studies Carl S. Ehrlich
Centre for Refugee StudiesJennifer Hyndman
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 CaribbeanAlan Durston
City Institute at York UniversityLinda Peake
The Dahdaleh Institute for Global HealthMary Wiktorowicz
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 ResolutionGordon Flett
Muscle Health Research CentreDavid Hood
Robarts Centre for Canadian StudiesGabrielle Slowey
Sensorium: Research Centre for Digital Arts and TechnologyDoug Van Nort
York Centre for Asian ResearchPhilip Kelly
York Centre for Field RoboticsMichael Jenkin
York Centre for Vision ResearchLaurence Harris
York Institute for Health ResearchMichaela Hynie
YU-CARE Tamara Daly

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)Social Anthropology
Laurence Roy HarrisBiology, Kinesiology & Health Science and Psychology
Michael 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
Laurence PackerBiology
Leo PanitchPolitical Science (Emeritus)
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
Dean (Education)Lyndon Martin
Dean (Environmental Studies)Noel Sturgeon
Dean (School of Arts, Media, Performance & Design)Shawn Brixey
Dean (Health)Paul W. McDonald
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 LibrarianAdam Taves
Associate University LibrarianMark Robertson
Secretary of SenateMaureen Armstrong