2020 to 2021

  • Call for Nominations – Advisory Committee for the Dean, School of Continuing Studies (PDAD&C #60)

    From:    Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & ProvostDate: April 7, 2021Re: Call for Nominations – Advisory Committee for the Dean, School of Continuing Studies(PDAD&C #60) On June 30, 2021, Dr. Maureen MacDonald will complete her term as Dean of the School of Continuing Studies. Dr. MacDonald has chosen to step down and retire. During her time as […]

  • Appointment of Professor Trevor Young as Acting Vice-President and Provost and Professor Patricia Houston as Acting Dean of the Temerty Faculty of Medicine (PDAD&C #61)

    From: Meric Gertler, PresidentDate: April 7, 2021Re: Appointment of Professor Trevor Young as Acting Vice-President and Provost and Professor Patricia Houston as Acting Dean of the Temerty Faculty of Medicine (PDAD&C #61) I am pleased to announce that the Governing Council has approved the appointment of Professor Trevor Young as Acting Vice-President and Provost for […]

  • 2021 Recipients of the President’s Impact Award (PDAD&C #59)

    From: Leah Cowen, Associate Vice-President, ResearchDate: April 1, 2021Re: 2021 Recipients of the President’s Impact Award (PDAD&C #59) I am delighted to announce the recipients of the 2021 President’s Impact Awards. The President’s Impact Awards (PIA) celebrate and honour faculty members whose research has led to significant impact beyond academia. They recognize contributions that emerge […]

  • Call for Nominations—Committee on the Environment, Climate Change, and Sustainability (PDAD&C #58)

    From: Meric Gertler, PresidentDate: March 31, 2021Re: Call for Nominations—Committee on the Environment, Climate Change, and Sustainability (PDAD&C #58) Background The President’s Advisory Committee on the Environment, Climate Change, and Sustainability (CECCS) was created in 2017, with the goals of making sustainability a key component of the University of Toronto identity, achieving international leadership in […]

  • 2020-21 Recipients of the Early Career Teaching Award and Teaching Fellowship (PDAD&C #57)

    From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & ProvostMark Schmuckler, Acting Vice-Provost, Innovations in Undergraduate EducationDate: March 25, 2020Re: 2020-21 Recipients of the Early Career Teaching Award and Teaching Fellowship (PDAD&C #57) We are delighted to announce the recipients of the 2020-21 University of Toronto Early Career Teaching Award and University of Toronto Teaching Fellowship. In addition to congratulating this year’s […]

  • Call for Nominations — NSERC Arthur B. McDonald Fellowships (formerly the E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowships)

    From: Ted Sargent, Vice-President, Research and Innovation, and Strategic InitiativesDate: March 25, 2021Re: Call for Nominations — NSERC Arthur B. McDonald Fellowships (formerly the E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowships) The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) has released its call for nominations for the 2021 Arthur B. McDonald Fellowships (formerly the E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowships). […]

  • Important Update on CUPE 3902 Unit 1 Negotiations (PDAD&C #56)

    From: Kelly Hannah-Moffat, Vice-President, Human Resources & EquityCheryl Regehr, Vice-President & ProvostDate: March 24, 2021Re: Important Update on CUPE 3902 Unit 1 Negotiations (PDAD&C #56) As you may know the University is in collective bargaining with CUPE 3902, Unit 1, the Union representing Teaching Assistants, Teaching Laboratory Assistants, Peer Assistants, Assistant Invigilators, Chief Presiding Officers and […]

  • Call for Nominations — Advisory Committee for the Dean, School of Graduate Studies (PDAD&C #55)

    From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & ProvostDate: March 23, 2021Re: Call for Nominations — Advisory Committee for the Dean, School of Graduate Studies (PDAD&C #55) On June 30, 2022, Professor Joshua Barker will complete his term as Dean of the School of Graduate Studies and Vice-Provost, Graduate Research and Education. Professor Barker is eligible for reappointment. […]

  • Changes to the University of Toronto Workload Policy and Procedures for Faculty and Librarians (WLPP) (PDAD&C #54)

    From: Heather Boon, Vice-Provost, Faculty & Academic LifeDate: March 19, 2021Re: Changes to the University  of Toronto Workload Policy and Procedures for Faculty and Librarians (WLPP) (PDAD&C #54) I am writing to share with you two important changes to the University of Toronto Workload Policy and Procedures for Faculty and Librarians (WLPP). These changes are the outcome […]

  • Open Access Publishing Deal with SAGE Publishing

    From: Larry Alford, Chief Librarian Date:  March 18, 2021 Re: Open Access Publishing Deal with SAGE Publishing The University of Toronto (U of T) has signed on to participate in a three-year open access agreement with SAGE Publishing through the Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN). Through the agreement, which began January 1, 2021, U of T researchers may now […]