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The composition of the Committee was announced in PDAD&C #77 last week. Since that announcement, Ms. Ines Fernandez has had to step aside from serving on the Committee. In accordance with Section 60 of the Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators, President David Naylor has appointed a revised committee to recommend the appointment of a Dean of the Faculty:

  • Prof. Cheryl Misak,
    Vice-President and Provost (chair)
  • Prof. Susan Andrews,
    Department of Civil Engineering
  • Prof. Craig Boutillier,
    Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Arts and Science
  • Mr. Paul Cadario,
    Senior Manager, Trust Fund Quality Assurance and Compliance, World Bank
  • Prof. Brian Corman,
    Dean, School of Graduate Studies
  • Prof. Alis Ekmekci,
    University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies
  • Mr. Jason Grenier,
    Graduate student, The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Ms. Claire Kennedy,
  • Ms. Sandra Langlands,
    Director, Gerstein Science Information Centre
  • Ms. Barbara McCann,
    Registrar, Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering
  • Prof. Ali Sheikholeslami,
    The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Prof. Richard Sommer,
    John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape & Design
  • Ms. Sabrina Tang,
    Undergraduate student, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
  • Prof. Steven Thorpe,
    Department of Materials Science and Engineering
  • Mr. David Whitaik Lee,
    Graduate student, Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering
  • Prof. Christopher Yip,
    Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry and Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering

The Advisory Committee for the search welcomes comments and nominations from interested persons. These should be sent to the attention of Helen Lasthiotakis, Director, Academic Programs and Policy, by May 10, 2010 by mail (Room 225, Simcoe Hall) or by email to

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