Faculty + Librarians

2017 Tune Into Teaching Series

From: Susan McCahan, Vice-Provost, Innovations in Undergraduate Education Date: August 10, 2017 Re: 2017 Tune Into Teaching Series Tune Into Teaching is a series of teaching-focused sessions for all instructors that is hosted by the Centre for Teaching Support & Innovation (CTSI) from August 30 to September 1, 2017. Deans, Chairs, and Directors are kindly … Read More

Appointment of Gwen Burrows as Executive Director, International (PDAD&C #4)

From: Ted Sargent, Vice-President, International Date: July 27, 2017 Re: Appointment of Gwen Burrows as Executive Director, International (PDAD&C #4) I am delighted to report that Gwen Burrows will be joining the Office of the Vice-President, International as Executive Director, International on August 1, 2017. The Executive Director, International will serve as Chief of Staff … Read More

Implementation of the Salary and Benefits Agreement for Faculty and Librarians, July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018 (PDAD&C #2)

From: Sioban Nelson, Vice-Provost, Faculty & Academic Life Date: July 21, 2017 Re: Implementation of the Salary and Benefits Agreement for Faculty and Librarians, July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018 (PDAD&C #2) Further to recent memos concerning the merit process for 2016-17, including PDAD&C #82 (April 7, 2017) and PDAD&C #108 (June 2, 2017), … Read More

Recent Access Copyright Decision and its Impact on the University of Toronto (PDAD&C #3)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: July 19, 2017 Re: Recent Access Copyright Decision and its Impact on the University of Toronto (PDAD&C #3) Please circulate to all faculty and other course instructors. On July 12, 2017 the Federal Court issued its judgement in the first phase of the Access Copyright v York University … Read More

Update on United States Supreme Court Ruling on Travel Restrictions (PDAD&C #122)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Kelly Hannah-Moffat, Vice-President, Human Resources & Equity Date: June 30, 2017 Re: Update on United States Supreme Court Ruling on Travel Restrictions (PDAD&C #122) On June 26, 2017, the United States Supreme Court ruled that the revised immigration Executive Order that was scheduled to take effect March 16, 2017 would … Read More

Appointment of Professor Joshua Barker as Dean, School of Graduate Studies and Vice-Provost, Graduate Research & Education (PDAD&C #121)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: June 28, 2017 Re: Appointment of Professor Joshua Barker as Dean, School of Graduate Studies and Vice-Provost, Graduate Research & Education (PDAD&C #121) I am pleased to announce that the Agenda Committee of Academic Board has approved of the appointment of Professor Joshua Barker as Dean of the … Read More

Appointment of Professor Robert Wright as Dean, Faculty of Forestry (PDAD&C #120)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: June 28, 2017 Re: Appointment of Professor Robert Wright as Dean, Faculty of Forestry (PDAD&C #120) I am delighted to announce that the Agenda Committee of Academic Board has approved of the appointment of Professor Robert M. Wright as Dean of the Faculty of Forestry for a two-year … Read More

Appointment of Professor Ulrich Krull as Vice-President, University of Toronto and Principal, University of Toronto Mississauga (PDAD&C #119)

From: Meric Gertler, President Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: June 28, 2017 Re: Appointment of Professor Ulrich Krull as Vice-President, University of Toronto and Principal, University of Toronto Mississauga (PDAD&C #119) We are pleased to announce that the Governing Council has approved the appointment of Professor Ulrich (Ulli) Krull as Vice-President, University of Toronto and … Read More

Extension of Professor Wendy Duff as Dean, Faculty of Information (PDAD&C #118)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: June 28, 2017 Re: Extension of Professor Wendy Duff as Dean, Faculty of Information (PDAD&C #118) I am pleased to announce that the Agenda Committee of Academic Board has approved Professor Wendy Duff for a one-year extension as Dean of the Faculty of Information, from July 1, 2018 … Read More

Call for Proposals – Provost’s Instructional Technology Innovation Fund

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: June 27, 2017 Re: Call for Proposals – Provost’s Instructional Technology Innovation Fund I am pleased to announce that proposals for the 2017 round of the Instructional Technology Innovation Fund (ITIF) are now being accepted. The 2017-18 application deadline is Friday, November 10. ITIF’s three-tiered system is intended to provide … Read More