Announcement of Derek Newton as Assistant Vice-President, Innovation, Partnerships and Entrepreneurship

From: Vivek Goel, Vice-President, Research & Innovation Date: November 26, 2015 Re: Announcement of Derek Newton as Assistant Vice-President, Innovation, Partnerships and Entrepreneurship I am pleased to announce that the Senior Appointments & Compensation Committee has approved Dr. Derek Newton’s role as Executive Director, Innovations & Partnerships be revised to Assistant Vice-President, Innovation, Partnerships and … Read More

Call for Proposals – Canada’s Sesquicentennial Initiatives Fund

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: November 24, 2015 Re: Call for Proposals – Canada’s Sesquicentennial Initiatives Fund Canada’s Sesquicentennial will occur on July 1, 2017. This is an important occasion for the University, particularly given the significant role it has played in the formation and development of our nation throughout its history. At … Read More

Call for Nominations – U of T Teaching Awards & Fellowships

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: November 20, 2015 Re: Call for Nominations – U of T Teaching Awards & Fellowships (PDAD&C #20) Teaching and learning is central to the mission of the University of Toronto. The following University-wide awards and fellowship programs have been established to recognize our strengths in these areas, to … Read More

Appointment of Professor Wendy Duff as Interim Dean, Faculty of Information (PDAD&C #19)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: November 20, 2015 Re: Appointment of Professor Wendy Duff as Interim Dean, Faculty of Information (PDAD&C #19) I am pleased to announce that the Agenda Committee of Academic Board has approved the appointment of Professor Wendy Duff as Interim Dean of the Faculty of Information, from January 1, … Read More

Invitation to participate in the search process for a new Secretary of the Governing Council

From: Shirley Hoy, Chair, Search Committee for a new Secretary of Governing Council Date: November 18, 2015 Re: Invitation to participate in the search process for a new Secretary of the Governing Council Louis Charpentier, who has served as Secretary of the Governing Council since 1999, is retiring at the end of December, 2015. In … Read More

Extension of Professor Lorraine Ferris as Associate Vice-President, Research Oversight and Compliance

From: Vivek Goel, Vice-President, Research & Innovation Date: November 16, 2015 Re: Extension of Professor Lorraine Ferris as Associate Vice-President, Research Oversight and Compliance I am pleased to announce that the Senior Appointments and Compensation Committee has approved the extension of Professor Lorraine Ferris as Associate Vice-President, Research Oversight and Compliance to July 31, 2018. … Read More

Events in Paris (PDAD&C# 18)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: November 13, 2015 Re: Events in Paris (PDAD&C# 18) In response to the tragic events that are unfolding in Paris, France, I wanted to alert you to the actions that the University is taking with respect to our students and faculty abroad on a university program or conference. … Read More

Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Dean of OISE (PDAD&C #17)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: November 12, 2015 Re: Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Dean of OISE (PDAD&C #17) In accordance with Section 60 of the Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators, President Gertler has appointed a Committee to recommend the appointment of a Dean of the Ontario Institute for Studies in … Read More

Reminder – Procedure for Cancellation of Classes and/or University Closure Due to Adverse Weather Conditions (PDAD&C #16)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Angela Hildyard, Vice-President, Human Resources & Equity Date: November 11, 2015 Re: Reminder – Procedure for Cancellation of Classes and/or University Closure Due to Adverse Weather Conditions (PDAD&C #16) The procedure for the cancellation of classes and/or University closure due to adverse weather conditions can be found online. To assist … Read More

Appointment of Professor Kelly Hannah-Moffat as Interim Vice-Principal, Academic & Dean, UTM (PDAD&C #15)

From: Deep Saini, Vice-President, University of Toronto & Principal, University of Toronto Mississauga Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: November 4, 2015 Re: Appointment of Professor Kelly Hannah-Moffat as Interim Vice-Principal, Academic & Dean, UTM (PDAD&C #15) We are pleased to announce that the Agenda Committee of Academic Board has approved the appointment of Professor … Read More