Announcement – Professor Rick Halpern, Vice-Principal (Academic) and Dean, UTSC (PDAD&C #7)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Bruce Kidd, Vice-President, University of Toronto & Principal, University of Toronto Scarborough Date: July 31, 2015 Re: Announcement – Professor Rick Halpern, Vice-Principal (Academic) and Dean, UTSC (PDAD&C #7) We are writing to let you know that Professor Rick Halpern has resigned as Vice Principal (Academic) and Dean of … Read More

New Faculty Orientation

From: Sioban Nelson, Vice-Provost, Faculty and Academic Life Date: July 30, 2015 Re: New Faculty Orientation We are asking all Deans, Chairs, and Academic Directors to encourage new faculty members and librarians to attend this year’s New Faculty Orientation. This event is intended to provide newly appointed faculty members and librarians with an unparalleled opportunity … Read More

CTSI’s Tune Into Teaching Series

From: Sioban Nelson, Vice-Provost, Faculty and Academic Life Date: July 30, 2015 Re: CTSI’s Tune Into Teaching Series Tune Into Teaching is a series of sessions for all instructors hosted by the Centre for Teaching Support & Innovation (CTSI) during the first week of September 2015. We encourage all instructors and librarians to attend and for Deans, … Read More

Canada First Research Excellence Fund (CFREF), Competition Rounds 1 and 2

From: Vivek Goel, Vice-President, Research and Innovation Date: July 29, 2015 Re: Canada First Research Excellence Fund (CFREF), Competition Rounds 1 and 2 At a public event earlier this week, the Hon. Ed Holder, Minister of State for Science and Technology, announced the first award under the CFREF program. I am thrilled to confirm that … Read More

Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Principal, University College (PDAD&C #6)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: July 24, 2015 Re: Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Principal, University College (PDAD&C #6) As announced on June 8, 2015, Professor Donald Ainslie will complete his first term as Principal of University College on June 30, 2016. Professor Ainslie is eligible for reappointment. In accordance with Section … Read More

Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Dean, Faculty of Arts & Science (PDAD&C #5)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: July 24, 2015 Re: Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Dean, Faculty of Arts & Science (PDAD&C #5) As announced on June 1, 2015, Professor David Cameron will complete his first term as Dean of the Faculty of Arts & Science on June 30, 2016. Professor Cameron is … Read More

PDAD&C Information and Meeting Dates for 2015-16

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: July 22, 2015 Re: PDAD&C Information and Meeting Dates for 2015-16 Welcome to all new and returning Principals, Deans, Academic Directors, and Chairs. All Academic Administrators who have been appointed under the Policy on the Appointment of Academic Administrators are members of this standing committee, commonly known as … Read More

Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Vice-Principal, Academic & Dean, University of Toronto Mississauga (PDAD&C #4)

From: Deep Saini, Vice-President, University of Toronto & Principal, University of Toronto Mississauga Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost, University of Toronto Date: July 17, 2015 Re: Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Vice-Principal, Academic & Dean, University of Toronto Mississauga (PDAD&C #4) As announced on May 13, 2015, Professor Amy Mullin will complete her term … Read More

Update regarding concerns about the University’s response to a UTSC Health Studies Program course (July 17, 2015)

In recent days you may have heard or read reactions to the University’s report on a UTSC Health Studies Program course. We have received a number of inquiries in our offices, and we are aware of conversations taking place inside and outside the University. We take these concerns seriously, and we are writing today to … Read More

Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Dean, Faculty of Music (PDAD&C #3)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: July 15, 2015 Re: Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Dean, Faculty of Music (PDAD&C #3) As noted in PDAD&C #88, 2014-2015, Professor Don McLean will complete his first term as Dean of the Faculty of Music on June 30, 2016. Professor McLean is eligible for reappointment. In … Read More