President + Vice-Presidents + Vice-Provosts

Announcing the Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy (PDAD&C #77)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost David Cameron, Dean, Faculty of Arts & Science Date: April 6, 2018 Re: Announcing the Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy (PDAD&C #77) We are very pleased to announce the amalgamation of the Munk School of Global Affairs and the School of Public Policy & Governance, effective … Read More

Announcing the Convocation Advisory Review Committee (PDAD&C #76)

From: Claire Kennedy, Chair of the Governing Council Meric Gertler, President Date: March 29, 2018 Re: Announcing the Convocation Advisory Review Committee (PDAD&C #76) Convocation remains one of the largest, most important and inclusive celebratory events held at the University of Toronto involving all academic divisions and a number of administrative offices. The reach of … Read More

Announcing the Tri-Campus Review: “One University, Three Campuses” (PDAD&C #75)

From: Meric Gertler, President Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President and Provost Date: March 29, 2018 Re: Announcing the Tri-Campus Review: “One University, Three Campuses” (PDAD&C #75) The University of Toronto has a unique tri-campus structure, bound together by a shared identity and a set of genuinely tri- or bi- campus graduate programs and departments. It is the product … Read More

Highlights of the 2018-19 Ontario Budget (PDAD&C #77)

From: Andrew Thomson, Chief of Government Relations Date: March 29, 2018 Re: Highlights of the 2018-19 Ontario Budget (PDAD&C #77) Ontario Budget Continues Approach to OSAP Focused Funding Yesterday, the Ontario government tabled its budget for 2018-19.  The budget marks a return to deficit financing with a $6.7M gap between revenue and expenses, and an … Read More

Reappointment of Professor Lorraine Ferris as Associate Vice-President, Research Oversight and Compliance (PDAD&C #74)

From: Vivek Goel, Vice-President, Research & Innovation Date: March 28, 2018 Re: Reappointment of Professor Lorraine Ferris as Associate Vice-President, Research Oversight and Compliance (PDAD&C #74) I am delighted to announce that the Governing Council has approved the reappointment of Professor Lorraine Ferris as Associate Vice-President, Research Oversight and Compliance for a five year term, … Read More

Call for Nominations – NSERC E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowships 2018

From: Vivek Goel, Vice-President, Research & Innovation Date: March 27, 2018 Re: Call for Nominations – NSERC E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowships 2018 The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) has released its call for nominations for the 2018 E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowships. I encourage you to share this information widely and consider preparing nominations of … Read More

Endowment Payout Rate for Fiscal 2018 to be Distributed in April 2018 (PDAD&C #72)

From: Sheila Brown, Chief Financial Officer Date: March 21, 2018 Re: Endowment Payout Rate for Fiscal 2018 to be Distributed in April 2018 (PDAD&C #72) The endowment payout rate for 2018 will be $8.02 per unit, an increase of 2% from last year’s payout rate. This payout represents 3.56% of the opening market value of … Read More

Recipients of the Early Career Teaching Award and Teaching Fellowship (PDAD&C #70)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Susan McCahan, Vice-Provost, Innovations in Undergraduate Education Date: March 9, 2018 Re: Recipients of the Early Career Teaching Award and Teaching Fellowship (PDAD&C #70) We are delighted to announce the recipients of the 2017-18 University of Toronto Early Career Teaching Award and the 2018 University of Toronto Teaching Fellowship. … Read More

Freedom of Speech at the University of Toronto (PDAD&C #68)

From: Meric Gertler, President Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: March 8, 2018 Re: Freedom of Speech at the University of Toronto (PDAD&C #68) The University has established a website, www.freespeech.utoronto.ca, to serve as a resource regarding the University of Toronto’s longstanding commitment to free expression. The site collects the University’s policies and statements on … Read More

Highlights of Federal Budget 2018 (PDAD&C #64)

From: Vivek Goel, Vice-President, Research & Innovation Andrew Thomson, Chief of Government Relations Date: March 1, 2018 Re: Highlights of Federal Budget 2018 (PDAD&C #64) Tuesday’s federal budget provided a significant multi-year boost to the granting councils and related federal research entities. After a year of concerted advocacy efforts among Canada’s universities to support the … Read More