Call for Proposals – Provost’s Instructional Technology Innovation Fund

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: October 27, 2016 Re: Call for Proposals – Provost’s Instructional Technology Innovation Fund I am pleased to announce that the next round of the Provost’s Instructional Technology Innovation Fund (ITIF) is now open and accepting submissions until Friday, November 11. ITIF is a seed fund designed to catalyze initiatives that immediately and directly … Read More

Call for Feedback – New Learning Portal

From: Susan McCahan, Vice-Provost, Innovations in Undergraduate Education Avi Hyman, Director, Academic & Collaborative Technologies Date: October 27, 2016 Re: Call for Feedback – New Learning Portal We are writing to request your assistance in soliciting additional direct feedback from your faculty members. As you know, the University is currently reviewing three possible software solutions … Read More

Announcing the President’s Advisory Committee on the Appointment of a Vice-President & Principal, University of Toronto Mississauga (PDAD&C #28)

From: Meric Gertler, President Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: October 24, 2016 Re: Announcing the President’s Advisory Committee on the Appointment of a Vice-President & Principal, University of Toronto Mississauga (PDAD&C #28) As announced on September 9, 2016, on June 23, 2016 the Governing Council approved the appointment of Professor Ulrich Krull as the … Read More

Call for Nominations – 2017 UTAA Awards of Excellence

From: Barbara Dick, Assistant Vice-President, Alumni Relations Date: October 21, 2016 Re: Call for Nominations – 2017 UTAA Awards of Excellence The University of Toronto Alumni Association (UTAA) is accepting nominations and applications for the 2017 Awards of Excellence, an annual program recognizing and celebrating exemplary members of the University community. Members of the University … Read More

Appointment of Mr. Andrew Thomson as Chief of Government Relations (PDAD&C #27)

From: Meric Gertler, President Date: October 20, 2016 Re: Appointment of Mr. Andrew Thomson as Chief of Government Relations (PDAD&C #27) I am pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Andrew Thomson as the Chief of Government Relations effective November 7, 2016. This new role was created following extensive consultation in anticipation of the end … Read More

Call for Nominations – Committee on the Environment, Climate Change, and Sustainability (PDAD&C #26)

From: Meric Gertler, President Date: October 20, 2016 Re: Call for Nominations – Committee on the Environment, Climate Change, and Sustainability (PDAD&C #26) In the Administrative Response to the Report of the President’s Advisory Committee on Divestment from Fossil Fuels, I announced a new University-wide Committee on the Environment, Climate Change, and Sustainability. Its Terms … Read More

Appointment of Professor Joseph Wong as Associate Vice-President and Vice-Provost, International Student Experience (PDAD&C #25)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Edward Sargent, Vice-President, International Date: October 20, 2016 Re: Appointment of Professor Joseph Wong as Associate Vice-President and Vice-Provost, International Student Experience (PDAD&C #25) We are pleased to announce that the Executive Committee of the Governing Council has approved the appointment of Professor Joseph Wong for a five-year term … Read More

Appointment of Dr. Maureen MacDonald as Dean of the School of Continuing Studies (PDAD&C #24)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: October 13, 2016 Re: Appointment of Dr. Maureen MacDonald as Dean of the School of Continuing Studies (PDAD&C #24) I am pleased to announce that the Senior Appointments and Compensation Committee has approved the appointment of Dr. Maureen MacDonald as Dean of the School of Continuing Studies (SCS), effective … Read More

Call for Nominations – University of Toronto Teaching Awards (PDAD&C #23)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: October 6, 2016 Re: Call for Nominations – University of Toronto Teaching Awards (PDAD&C #23) I am delighted to announce the call for nominations for the 2016-17 University of Toronto Teaching Awards. These University-wide awards recognize our strengths in teaching and learning, and celebrate the achievements of our … Read More

Announcing the President’s Advisory Committee on the Appointment of a Vice-President, University Operations (PDAD&C #22)

From: Meric Gertler, President Date: October 5, 2016 Re: Announcing the President’s Advisory Committee on the Appointment of a Vice-President, University Operations (PDAD&C #22) As previously announced, Professor Scott Mabury will be completing his first term as Vice-President, University Operations on December 31, 2016. Professor Mabury is eligible for reappointment. Following a Call for Nominations, … Read More