Current Academic Administrative Searches and (Re)Appointments

Dean, Faculty of Medicine

On December 31, 2019, Professor Trevor Young will complete his term as Dean of the Faculty of Medicine. Professor Young is eligible for reappointment.
In accordance with Section 60 of the Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators, the University's Vice-President and Provost calls for the nomination of individuals to serve on the Committee that will advise on the appointment of the Dean.

The Policy mandates the composition of the Advisory Committee as follows:

• The Vice-President and Provost (Chair);
• Three to five members of the teaching staff of the Faculty;
• One to three students of the Faculty;
• The Dean of the School of Graduate Studies or representative;
• A librarian, where appropriate;
• Two or three other qualified scholars from within or outside this University, but outside of the Faculty;
• In addition, the Committee may include an alumnus/a, a member of the administrative staff, and a senior member of the appropriate professional community.

The Advisory Committee will begin meeting in the winter term. Nominations for the Committee should be submitted to the Provost’s Office by Wednesday, December 19, 2018, via online form.

Questions about this search process should be directed to Assistant Provost Archana Sridhar at archana.sridhar@utoronto.ca.

 

Chair, Department of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy

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

The revised membership, 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
Donna Barker – Associate Professor, Teaching Stream and Director of Clinical Education 
Tom Chau – Vice President and Director, Research, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
Isabella Cheng – Status-Only Lecturer (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre)
Heather Colquhoun – Assistant Professor
Deirdre Dawson – Associate Professor and Vice Chair, Education (Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest)
Ricky Ferri – MScOT Student
Susan Jaglal – Interim Chair, Department of Physical Therapy
Allan Kaplan – Vice Dean, Graduate and Academic Affairs
Gretchen Kerr – Vice Dean, Programs and Innovation, School of Graduate Studies
Benoit Mulsant – Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Sandra Sokoloff – Executive and Communications Assistant
Katherine Stewart – PhD Candidate and MScOT Graduate
Jill Stier – Assistant Professor and Graduate Coordinator

Interested individuals may submit applications online.

The closing date for this position is Thursday January 24, 2019. 

 

Chair, Department of Medicine

Professor Gillian Hawker will complete her first 5-year term as Chair of the Department of Medicine on June 30, 2019. Prof. Hawker is eligible for reappointment.

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 Chair — considering whether to recommend the reappointment of Prof. Hawker for a second 5-year term or to proceed with a search. 

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
Arnav Agarwal – PGY1 Resident Representative - Internal Medicine
Mark Bonta – Lecturer (University Health Network - Toronto General Hospital)
Andrea Gershon – Associate Professor (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre)
Sarah McClennan – Assistant Professor (Trillium Health Partners)
Clare Mitchell – Director of Business and Administration
Gary Newton – President and Chief Executive Officer, Sinai Health System
Beverley Orser – Chair, Department of Anesthesia
Jenna Spring – 2016-17 Chief Medical Resident - Critical Care
Sharon Straus – Professor (St. Michael’s Hospital)
Jacob Udell – Assistant Professor (Women’s College Hospital)

The committee welcomes input. Please send any comments to Dean Trevor Young, c/o Anastasia Meletopoulos, Academic Affairs Manager, at anastasia.meletopoulos@utoronto.ca. Communications will be received in confidence.

 

Director, Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases

A committee has been struck to advise Dean Trevor Young on the appointment of the next Director of the Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases.

The composition of the Advisory Committee is as follows:

Trevor Young (Chair) – Dean, Faculty of Medicine and Vice-Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions
Andy Smith – President and Chief Executive Officer, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Bradly Wouters – Executive Vice-President, Science and Research, University Health Network
Sean Hill – Director, Krembil Centre for Neuroinformatics, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Gelareh Zadeh – Program Medical Director, Krembil Neuroscience Centre, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network
Benoit Mulsant – Chair, Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine and Clinician Scientist, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Xavier Montalban – Professor and Director, Neurology Department, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Scientist, St. Michael’s Hospital
Janice Robertson – Professor and Canada Research Chair, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology and Researcher, Tanz Centre for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Faculty of Medicine
Anurag Tandon – Associate Professor, Department of Medicine and Researcher, Tanz Centre for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Faculty of Medicine
Heather Hunter – Member, Steering Committee, Tanz Centre for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Faculty of Medicine
Heather Lau – PhD Candidate

Interested individuals may submit applications online

The Advisory Committee welcomes comments and nominations. Input should be sent to Dean Trevor Young c/o Anastasia Meletopoulos, Academic Affairs Specialist, at academic.affairs@utoronto.ca. Communications will be received in confidence.

The closing date for this position is Monday January 7, 2019. 

 

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:

Trevor Young (Chair) – Dean, Faculty of Medicine and Vice-Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions
Donna Barker – Associate Professor, Teaching Stream and Director of Clinical Education 
Tom Chau – Vice President and Director, Research, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
Isabella Cheng – Status-Only Lecturer (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre)
Heather Colquhoun – Assistant Professor
Deirdre Dawson – Associate Professor and Vice Chair, Education (Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest)
Ricky Ferri – MScOT Student
Allan Kaplan – Vice Dean, Graduate and Academic Affairs
Gretchen Kerr – Vice Dean, Programs and Innovation, School of Graduate Studies
Alex Mihailidis – Professor (Toronto Rehabilitation Institute)
Benoit Mulsant – Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Darlene Reid – Chair, Department of Physical Therapy
Sandra Sokoloff – Executive and Communications Assistant
Katherine Stewart – PhD Candidate and MScOT Graduate
Jill Stier – Assistant Professor and Graduate Coordinator

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

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