2016 to 2017

Appointment of Jonathan Hamilton-Diabo as Director, Indigenous Initiatives (PDAD&C #90)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Kelly Hannah-Moffat, Vice-President, Human Resources & Equity Date: April 13, 2017 Re: Appointment of Jonathan Hamilton-Diabo as Director, Indigenous Initiatives (PDAD&C #90) We are pleased to announce the appointment of Jonathan Hamilton-Diabo as Director of Indigenous Initiatives, effective April 17, 2017. In response to the report of the University … Read More

Announcing the Task Force on Experiential & Work-Integrated Learning (PDAD&C #89)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Susan McCahan, Vice-Provost, Innovations in Undergraduate Education Locke Rowe, Vice-Provost, Graduate Research & Education and Dean, School of Graduate Studies Date: April 11, 2017 Re: Announcing the Task Force on Experiential & Work-Integrated Learning (PDAD&C #89) Interest around experiential and work-integrated learning has grown in recent months, as departments … Read More

Now Available – Student Health & Well-being at the University of Toronto: A Report on the findings from the National College Health Assessment (PDAD&C #88)

From: Sandy Welsh, Vice-Provost, Students Date: April 11, 2017 Re: Now Available – Report on Student Health and Well-Being Findings from the National College Health Assessment  (PDAD&C #88) The University of Toronto, together with universities and colleges across Canada and the United States, participated in the National College Health Assessment (NCHA) in 2016. This survey … Read More

Warning – Phishing Scams Targeting Foreign Nationals Seeking Immigration to Canada (PDAD&C #87)

From: Joseph Wong, Associate Vice-President & Vice-Provost, International Student Experience Date: April 6, 2017 Re: Warning – Phishing Scams Targeting Foreign Nationals Seeking Immigration to Canada (PDAD&C #87) We have become aware of various phishing scams that are targeting foreign nationals seeking immigration to Canada. Individuals targeted will receive an email alleging to be from the … Read More

Call for Nominations – Advisory Committee and Dean, Faculty of Forestry (PDAD&C #86)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: April 6, 2017 Re: Call for Nominations – Advisory Committee and Dean, Faculty of Forestry (PDAD&C #86) As announced on March 23, 2017 in PDAD&C #78, a consultative process of exploration is underway regarding academic programs and research in forestry and related disciplines at U of T including … Read More

Now Available – AODA Online Training Module for Members of CUPE 3902 Unit 1 (PDAD&C #85)

From: Ben Poynton, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Officer Date: April 6, 2017 Re: Now Available – AODA Online Training Module for Members of CUPE 3902 Unit 1 (PDAD&C #85) As you may be aware, the University is launching a new online training module as per the requirements of the Accessibility for Ontarians … Read More

Now Available – New Bursaries for Graduate Students (PDAD&C #84)

From: Locke Rowe, Vice-Provost, Graduate Research & Education and Dean, School of Graduate Studies Date: April 6, 2017 Re: Now Available – New Bursaries for Graduate Students (PDAD&C #84) The School of Graduate Studies is pleased to announce the launch of new bursaries developed in collaboration with partners in the graduate community: Massey College, a graduate … Read More

Appointment of Professor Ann Lopez as Provostial Advisor on Access Programs (PDAD&C #83)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: April 5, 2017 Re: Appointment of Professor Ann Lopez as Provostial Advisor on Access Programs (PDAD&C #83) I am pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Ann Lopez as Provostial Advisor on Access Programs until June 30, 2018. Professor Lopez will advise me on ways the University of … Read More

Faculty and Librarian Performance Evaluation and Merit Process for 2016-17 (PTR/5% Merit) (PDAD&C #82)

From: Sioban Nelson, Vice-Provost, Faculty & Academic Life Date: April 5, 2017 Re: Faculty and Librarian Performance Evaluation and Merit Process for 2016-17 (PTR/5% Merit) (PDAD&C #82) This memo is intended to confirm that the annual performance evaluation process for faculty members and librarians should be underway. We do not yet have an agreement on … Read More

Faculty and Staff eCommunications and Collaboration Initiative (PDAD&C #81)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Scott Mabury, Vice-President, University Operations Date: March 30, 2017 Re: Faculty and Staff eCommunications and Collaboration Initiative (PDAD&C #81) The University has concluded negotiations with Microsoft Canada and signed a contract to provide the suite of Office 365 eCommunications services to faculty and staff, as well as improved services … Read More