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Announcing a New Institutional Inter-Divisional Teaching Framework (PDAD&C #21)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Scott Mabury, Vice-President, University Operations and Vice-Provost, Academic Operations Date: October 10, 2018 Re: Announcing a New Institutional Inter-Divisional Teaching Framework (PDAD&C #21) Inter-divisional teaching is a critical feature of the financial and academic landscape of undergraduate teaching at U of T. When our faculty members undertake inter-divisional teaching, … Read More

Announcing the Expert Panel on Undergraduate Student Educational Experience (PDAD&C #20)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: October 4, 2018 Re: Announcing the Expert Panel on Undergraduate Student Educational Experience (PDAD&C #20) As a world-leading research university, a core component of the University of Toronto’s mission is to prepare students for a lifetime of success and fulfillment, whether for further study in graduate and professional … Read More

Update on the University of Toronto Government Relations Office (PDAD&C #19)

From: Andrew Thomson, Chief of Government Relations Date: October 4, 2018 Re: Update on the University of Toronto Government Relations Office (PDAD&C #19) I am pleased to announce some recent changes to the Government Relations Office (GRO), including a new organizational structure and welcoming new staff to our team. Over the past year, the Government … Read More

Institutional Response to Draft Tri-Agency Research Data Management Policy (PDAD&C #18)

From: Vivek Goel, Vice-President, Research & Innovation Date: October 4, 2018 Re: Institutional Response to Draft Tri-Agency Research Data Management Policy (PDAD&C #18) Earlier this year, the three federal research funding agencies—the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council … Read More

Result of the 2018 Governing Council By-Election (PDAD&C #17)

From: Anwar Kazimi, Chief Returning Officer Date: October 1, 2018 Re: Result of the 2018 Governing Council By-Election (PDAD&C #17) I am pleased to announce that Professor Douglas McDougall has been acclaimed as a member of the Governing Council to represent teaching staff Constituency VIII (OISE). Professor McDougall will serve a term effective immediately till … Read More

Reappointment of Professor Linda Johnston as Dean, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing (PDAD&C #16)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: September 27, 2018 Re: Reappointment of Professor Linda Johnston as Dean, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing (PDAD&C #16) I am delighted to announce that the Agenda Committee of Academic Board has approved the reappointment of Professor Linda Johnston as Dean of the Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of … Read More

Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Dean, Faculty of Arts & Science (PDAD&C #15)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: September 21, 2018 Re: Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Dean, Faculty of Arts & Science (PDAD&C #15) In accordance with Section 60 of the Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators, President Gertler has appointed a committee to advise on the appointment of a new Dean of the … Read More

Update – Online Sexual Violence Education and Prevention Training Moved to Quercus (PDAD&C #14)

From: Angela Treglia, Director, Sexual Violence Prevention & Support Date: September 20, 2018 Re: Update – Online Sexual Violence Education and Prevention Training Moved to Quercus (PDAD&C #14) The Sexual Violence Education and Prevention Training module has moved to Quercus, the University’s new Learning Management Engine. The SVEP Training module is available by self-enrolling on … Read More

Course Evaluation Validation Study

From: Susan McCahan, Vice-Provost, Academic Programs and Vice-Provost, Innovations in Undergraduate Education Date: September 13, 2018 Re: Course Evaluation Validation Study Under the leadership of my Office, the Centre for Teaching Support & Innovation (CTSI) has completed a study of the University’s course evaluation framework. The study was focused on the framework’s institutional items that … Read More

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its impact on U of T (PDAD&C #12)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: September 13, 2018 Re: The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its impact on U of T (PDAD&C #12) This memo provides initial information regarding the potential application of the GDPR to various University of Toronto activities. Experts from around the world continue to assess this legislation, and … Read More