Academic Administrators

Call for Nominations – Chancellor of the University of Toronto (PDAD&C #33)

From: Geeta Yadav, Chair, College of Electors Date: November 17, 2017 Re: Call for Nominations – Chancellor of the University of Toronto (PDAD&C #33) I am writing to seek your assistance in the process of nominating candidates for the position of Chancellor of the University of Toronto for a three-year term, ideally commencing July 1, … Read More

Graduate Supervision Resources and Supports for Students (PDAD&C #32)

From: Joshua Barker, Vice-Provost, Graduate Research & Education and Dean, School of Graduate Studies Date: November 17, 2017 Re: Graduate Supervision Resources and Supports for Students (PDAD&C #32) In recognition of the defining role that supervision has in the academic lives and future careers of our graduate students, the School of Graduate Studies has partnered with the … Read More

Graduate Student Funding – Factsheet

The University of Toronto competes for the best graduate students from around the world. Our funding packages and support programs are designed to (a) attract and retain the most qualified candidates to our programs; and (b) help prepare graduate students for successful careers in their fields of choice. This factsheet outlines graduate student funding at … Read More

Announcing the President’s Advisory Committee on the Appointment of a Vice-President & Principal, University of Toronto Scarborough (PDAD&C #31)

From: Meric Gertler, President Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: November 8, 2017 Re: Announcing the President’s Advisory Committee on the Appointment of a Vice-President & Principal, University of Toronto Scarborough (PDAD&C #31) On December 12, 2014, the Governing Council approved the appointment of Professor Bruce Kidd as Vice-President, University of Toronto and Principal, University … Read More

Reminder – Procedure for Cancellation of Classes and/or University Closure Due to Adverse Weather Conditions (PDAD&C #30)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Kelly Hannah-Moffat, Vice-President, Human Resources & Equity Date: November 3, 2017 Re: Reminder – Procedure for Cancellation of Classes and/or University Closure Due to Adverse Weather Conditions (PDAD&C #30) The procedure for the cancellation of classes and/or University closure due to adverse weather conditions can be found online. Notices and updates … Read More

My Research – Human Protocols (PDAD&C #29)

From: Lori Ferris, Associate Vice-President,  Research Oversight & Compliance Date: October 26, 2017 Re: My Research – Human Protocols (PDAD&C #29) Following up on earlier announcements, the Office of the Vice-President, Research & Innovation would like to remind you that My Research – Human Protocols (MRHP) will be going live on Monday, October 30. This … Read More

Call for Nominations – 2018 UTAA Awards of Excellence (PDAD&C #28)

From: Barbara Dick, Assistant Vice-President, Alumni Relations Date: October 26, 2017 Re: Call for Nominations – 2018 UTAA Awards of Excellence (PDAD&C #28) The University of Toronto Alumni Association (UTAA) is accepting nominations and applications for the 2018 Awards of Excellence (AWEX). This annual program is managed on behalf of the UTAA by Alumni Relations, … Read More

Call for Nominations – University of Toronto Research Impact Awards (PDAD&C #27)

From: Vivek Goel, Vice-President, Research & Innovation Date: October 26, 2017 Re: Call for Nominations – University of Toronto Research Impact Awards (PDAD&C #27) I am pleased to announce the University of Toronto Research Impact Awards that will celebrate and honour faculty members whose research has led to significant impact beyond academia, including on society, … Read More

Update – New Learning Management Engine (PDAD&C #24)

From: Susan McCahan, Vice-Provost, Innovations in Undergraduate Education Avi Hyman, Director, Academic & Collaborative Technologies Date: October 19, 2017 Re: Update – New Learning Management Engine (PDAD&C #24) The University of Toronto is committed to continuing its leadership in digital learning and providing resources to our faculty, librarians, staff, and students that assist them in … Read More

Now Available – Advocacy Toolkit to Support Canada’s Fundamental Science Review Report Recommendations (PDAD&C #26)

From: Andrew Thomson, Chief of Government Relations Date: October 19, 2017 Re: Now Available – Advocacy Toolkit to Support Canada’s Fundamental Science Review Report Recommendations (PDAD&C #26) I am pleased to announce the launch of an advocacy toolkit for University of Toronto faculty, staff, and students to join in our mounting efforts to encourage the … Read More