Current Academic Administrative Searches and (Re)Appointments

Chair, Department of Physical Therapy

In accordance with the University of Toronto's “Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators,” a committee has been struck to advise Dean Trevor Young on the appointment of the next Chair of the Department of Physical Therapy.

The composition of the committee, which has been approved by the Vice-President and Provost, is as follows:

Trevor Young (Chair) – Dean, Faculty of Medicine and Vice-Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions
Rochelle Alexander – MScPT Student
Beverly Bulmer – Vice President, Education, St. Michael’s Hospital, Unity Health Toronto
Heather Colquhoun – Interim Chair, Dept. of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy
Barbara Gibson – Professor
Sukhbir Manku – MScPT Student
Kelly O’Brien – Associate Professor
Amanda Patterson – Business Manager
Sharon Switzer-McIntyre – Associate Professor, Teaching Stream and Director, MScPT Program
Pascal van Lieshout – Chair, Dept. of Speech-Language Pathology
Charmaine Williams – Vice Dean, Students, School of Graduate Studies
Lynn Wilson – Vice Dean, Clinical & Faculty Affairs and Associate Vice-Provost, Relations with Healthcare Institutions
Euson Yeung – Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream

The Advisory Committee welcomes comments and nominations for the position. Input should be sent to Anastasia Meletopoulos, Academic Affairs Manager, at academic.affairs@utoronto.ca. Communications will be received in confidence.

 

Director, Donnelly Centre for Cellular & Biomolecular Research

In accordance with the University of Toronto's “Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators,” a committee has been struck to advise Dean Trevor Young on the appointment of the next Director of the Donnelly Centre for Cellular & Biomolecular Research.

The composition of the committee, which has been approved by the Vice-President and Provost, is as follows:

Trevor Young (Chair) – Dean, Faculty of Medicine and Vice-Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions
Leah Cowen – Chair, Dept. of Molecular Genetics
Jack Greenblatt – University Professor and Anne & Max Tanenbaum Professor of Molecular Genetics
Gillian Hawker – Chair, Dept. of Medicine
Jason Moffat – Professor and CRC in Functional Genomics 
Cindi Morshead – Professor and Chair, Division of Anatomy
Ben Ouyang – PhD Candidate
Lisa Robinson – Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics and Associate Dean, Office of Inclusion & Diversity
Sara Sharifpoor – Director, Research Operations & Strategy
Sachdev Sidhu – Professor
Mikko Taipale – Associate Professor and CRC in Functional Proteomics & Proteostasis
Tajinder Ubhi – PhD Candidate

The Advisory Committee welcomes comments and nominations for the position. Input should be sent to Anastasia Meletopoulos, Academic Affairs Manager, at academic.affairs@utoronto.ca. Communications will be received in confidence.

 

Chair, Department of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy

In accordance with the University of Toronto's “Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators,” a committee has been struck to advise Dean Trevor Young on the appointment of the next Chair of the Department of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy. 

The composition of the committee, which has been approved by the Vice-President and Provost, is as follows:

Salvatore Spadafora (Chair) – Vice Dean, Strategy and Operations, Faculty of Medicine
Donna Barker – Associate Professor, Teaching Stream and Director of Clinical Education
Gretchen Kerr – Vice Dean, Programs and Innovation, School of Graduate Studies
Alim Lalani – Program Manager
Allen Lee – MScOT Candidate ‘21
Alex Mihailids – Professor and Barbara G Stymiest Research Chair in Rehabilitation Technology
Emily Nalder – Assistant Professor and March of Dimes Paul JJ Martin Early Career Professor
Behdin Nowrouzi-Kia – Assistant Professor and Emily Geldsaler Grant Early Career Professor in Workplace Mental Health
Deborah O’Connor – Chair, Dept. of Nutritional Sciences
Gobika Sithamparanathan – MScOT Candidate ‘21
Barry Trentham – Assistant Professor and Academic Coordinator, Mississauga Campus
Pascal van Lieshout – Chair, Dept. of Speech-Language Pathology
Lynn Wilson – Vice Dean, Clinical & Faculty Affairs

The Advisory Committee welcomes comments and nominations for the position. Input should be sent to Anastasia Meletopoulos, Academic Affairs Manager, at academic.affairs@utoronto.ca. Communications will be received in confidence.