Current Academic Administrative Searches and (Re)Appointments

Associate Dean, Postgraduate Medical Education

In accordance with Section 83 of 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 Associate Dean, Postgraduate Medical Education. 

The committee will convene shortly. The Dean welcomes applications and nominations for this position.   All communications will be received in confidence.  Feedback and questions should be directed to Professor Patricia Houston, c/o Andrew McLeod, search coordinator – md.vicedean@utoronto.ca

Full job description is available online. The closing date for this position is Wednesday, April 21, 2021.

 

Associate Dean, MD Program

As a result of changes in the decanal structure and the appointment of Patricia Houston as Vice Dean, Medical Education, the Provost has approved the creation of the role of Associate Dean, MD Program. In accordance with Section 83 of the Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators, Dean Trevor Young has struck a committee to advise him on the appointment of a new Associate Dean MD Program, effective July 1, 2021.

The committee will convene shortly. The Dean welcomes applications and nominations for this position. All communications will be received in confidence. Feedback and questions should be directed to Professor Patricia Houston, c/o Andrew McLeod, search coordinator – md.vicedean@utoronto.ca.

 

Chair, Family and Community Medicine

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 Family and Community Medicine. 

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

Lisa Robinson (Co-Chair) – Vice Dean, Strategy and Operations
Sal Spadafora (Co-Chair) – Special Advisor to the Dean and Special Advisor to the President and Provost on COVID-19
Philip Berger – Associate Professor (St. Michael’s Hospital, Unity Health Toronto 
Nader Chaya – MD Student
Kymm Feldman – Assistant Professor (Women’s College Hospital)
Risa Freeman – Associate Professor (North York General Hospital)
Meredith Irwin – Chair-Chief, Dept. of Paediatrics, University of Toronto and The Hospital for Sick Children
Megan Landes – Associate Professor (University Health Network)
Elliot Lass – Resident (Mount Sinai Hospital, Sinai Health)
Beverley Orser – Chair, Dept. of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre)
Robert Reid – Senior Vice-President Science, Trillium Health Partners
Lisa Robinson – Associate Dean, Inclusion and Diversity
Tim Rutledge – President & CEO, Unity Health Toronto
Suzanne Shoush – Lecturer (St. Michael’s Hospital, Unity Health Toronto)
Caroline Turenko – Director, Business and Administration
Ross Upshur – Professor (Sinai Health)

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.

Interested individuals may submit applications online. The closing date for this position is Monday April 26, 2021. 

 

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 – Vice Dean, Strategy and Operations, Temerty Faculty of Medicine
Sara Sharifpoor – Director, Research Operations & Strategy
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.

Interested individuals may submit applications online. The closing date for this position is Monday January 11, 2021.

 

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:

Lisa Robinson (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.

Interested individuals may submit applications online. The closing date for this position is Monday January 11, 2021.