2017-2018 Senate Membership

Effective July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018 

Senate Bylaws [PDF]

Dr-Brian-Stevenson
Dr. Brian Stevenson
Chair
ex-officio
Dr-Moira-McPherson
Dr. Moira McPherson
Vice-Chair
ex-officio
Ms-Barbara-Eccles
Ms. Barbara H. Eccles
Secretary of Senate
Appointed
Dr-Dean-Jobin-Bevans
Dr. Dean Jobin-Bevans
Principal, Orillia Campus
ex-officio
Dr-Andrew-P-Dean
Dr. Andrew P. Dean
Vice-President, Research &
Innovation
ex-officio
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Ms. Denise Baxter
Vice-Provost, Aboriginal
Initiatives
ex-officio
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Ms. Andrea Tarsitano
Vice-Provost, Student Affairs (Acting)
ex-officio
Dr-Chander-Shahi
Dr. Chander Shahi
Dean, Graduate Studies
ex-officio
Prof-Angelique-Eaglewoman
Prof. Angelique
Eaglewoman
Dean, Law
ex-officio
Dr-Roger-Strasser
Dr. Roger Strasser
Dean, Northern Ontario
School of Medicine (NOSM)
ex-officio
Dr-Penny-Moody-Corbett
Dr. Penny Moody-Corbett
Senior Associate Dean
West NOSM
ex-officio
Mrs-Karen-Keiller
Mrs. Karen Keiller
University Librarian and Vice-Provost, Teaching & Learning
ex-officio
Andrea-Tarsitano-photo-not-available
Ms. Andrea Tarsitano
Associate Vice-Provost
Enrolment & Registrar
ex-officio
Dr-Bahram-Dadgostar
Dr. Bahram Dadgostar
Dean, Business
Administration
ex-officio
Hui-Zhang-Photo
Dr. Hui Zhang
Chair, Business Curriculum
Years 1 & 2
ex-officio
Dr-Timothy-Hardie
Dr. Timothy Hardie
Chair, Business Curriculum
Years 3 & 4
ex-officio
Dr-Isaam-Dawood
Dr. Isaam Dawood
Chair, Business Program
(Orillia)
ex-officio
John-O'Meara-photo-not-available
Dr. John O'Meara
Dean, Education
ex-officio
Ruth-Beatty-photo-not-available
Dr. Frances Helyar
Chair, Orillia Education
Programs
ex-officio
Dr-Paul-Berger
Dr. Paul Berger
Chair, Graduate Studies &
Research in Education
ex-officio
Dr-Teresa-Socha
Dr. Teresa Socha
Chair, Undergraduate Studies
in Education
ex-officio
Dr-Donald-Kerr
Dr. Donald Kerr
Chair, Aboriginal Education
(Acting)
ex-officio
Dr-David-Barnett
Dr. David Barnett
Dean, Engineering
ex-officio
Dr-Lionel-Catalan
Dr. Lionel Catalan
Chair, Chemical Engineering
ex-officio
Eltaveb-Mohamedelhassan-photo-not-available
Dr. Eltayeb Mohamedelhassan
Chair, Civil Engineering
ex-officio
Krishnamoorthy-Natarajan-photo-not-available
Dr. Krishnamoorthy
Natarajan
Chair, Electrical Engineering
ex-officio
Basel-Ismail-photo-not-available
Dr. Basel Ismail
Chair, Mechanical Engineering
ex-officio
Dr-Hassan-Naser
Dr. Hassan Naser
Chair, Software Engineering
ex-officio
Dr-Ulf-Runesson
Dr. Ulf Runesson
Dean, Natural Resources
Management
ex-officio
Lense-Meyer-photo-not-available
Dr. Lense Meyer
Chair, Honours Bachelor of 
Environmental Management
Program
ex-officio
Mathew-Leitch
Dr. Mathew Leitch
Chair, Honours Bachelor of
Science Forestry
ex-officio
Razvan-Anisca-photo-not-available
Dr. Todd Randall
Dean, Faculty of Science &
Environmental Studies
ex-officio
Dr-Carney-Matheson
Dr. Carney Matheson
Chair, Anthropology
ex-officio
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Dr. Joseph Carney
Chair, Biology
ex-officio
Dr-Craig-MacKinnon
Dr. Craig MacKinnon
Chair, Chemistry
ex-officio
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Dr. Ruizhong Wei
Chair, Computer Science
ex-officio
Dr-Kam-Yu
Dr. Kam Yu
Chair, Economics
ex-officio
Dr-Robert-Stewart
Dr. Robert Stewart
Chair, Geography
and the Environment
ex-officio
Dr-Peter-Hollings
Dr. Peter Hollings
Chair, Geology
ex-officio
Razvan-Anisca-photo-not-available
Dr. Andrew J. Dean
Chair, Mathematical Sciences
ex-officio
Dr-Apichart-Linhananta
Dr. Apichart Linhananta
Chair, Physics
ex-officio
Dr-Sreekumari-Kurissery
Dr. Sreekumari Kurissery
Chair, Sustainability Sciences
(Orillia)
ex-officio
Dr-Rhonda-Koster
Dr. Rhonda Koster
Dean, Social Sciences
& Humanities (Acting)
ex-officio
Dr-Anna-Guttman
Dr. Anna Guttman
Chair, English
ex-officio
Dr-Michel-Beaulieu
Dr. Michel Beaulieu
Chair, History
ex-officio
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Dr. Robert Robson
Chair, Indigenous Learning
ex-officio
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Dr. Isabelle Lemée
Chair, Languages
ex-officio
Dr-Aristocles-Carastathis
Dr. Aristocles Carastathis
Chair, Music
ex-officio
Richard-Maundrell-photo-not-available
Dr. Richard Maundrell
Chair, Philosophy
ex-officio
Patrick-Cain-photo-not-available
Dr. Zubairu Wai
Chair, Political Science
(Acting)
ex-officio
Dr-Rhonda-Koster
Dr. Rhonda Koster
Director, School of Outdoor
Recreation, Parks & Tourism
ex-officio
Dr-Tony-Pudephatt
Dr. Antony J. Puddephatt
Chair, Sociology
ex-officio
Dr-Kristy-Holmes
Dr. Kristy Holmes
Chair, Visual Arts
ex-officio
Dr-Lori-Chambers
Dr. Lori Chambers
Chair, Women's Studies
ex-officio
Dr-Michel-Bedard
Dr. Michel Bédard
Dean, Health & Behavioural
Sciences
ex-officio
Dr-Lynn-Martin
Dr. Lynn Martin
Chair, Health Sciences
ex-officio
Dr-Joey-Farrell
Dr. Joey Farrell
Director, Kinesiology
ex-officio
Glenna-Knutson-photo-not-available
Dr. Glenna Knutson
Director, Nursing
ex-officio
Dr-Mirella-Stroink
Dr. Mirella Stroink
Chair, Psychology
ex-officio
Raymond-Neckoway-photo-not-available
Dr. Raymond Neckoway
Director, Social Work
ex-officio
Alice-den-Otter-Photo
Dr. Alice den Otter
Chair, Interdisciplinary
Studies (Orillia) (Acting)
ex-officio
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Dr. Steven Jobbitt
Chair, Senate Academic
Appeals Committee
ex-officio
Dr-Wayne-Melville
Dr. Wayne Melville
Chair, Senate Academic
Committee
ex-officio
Dr-Hassan-Naser
Dr. Hassan Naser
Chair, Senate Budget
Committee
ex-officio
Salama-Ikki
Dr. Salama Ikki
Chair, Senate Honorary
Degrees Committee
ex-officio
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Vacant
Chair, Joint Senate
Committee for NOSM
ex-officio
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Dr. Robert Omeljaniuk
Chair, Senate Nominations
Committee
ex-officio
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Dr. Judith Leggatt
Chair, Senate Organization
Committee
ex-officio
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Dr. Maria Grazia Viola
Chair, Senate Research
Committee
ex-officio
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Dr. Douglas Ivison
Chair, Senate Teaching &
Learning Committee
ex-officio
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Dr. Christine Gottardo
Chair, Senate Undergraduate
Scholarships & Bursaries
Committee
ex-officio
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Dr. Rachel Warburton
Chair, Senate Undergraduate
Studies Committee
ex-officio
Dr.Shannon-Zurevinski
Dr. Shannon Zurevinski
Elected Faculty Senator
2017-2020 (First Term)
Dr-Douglas-Hayes
Dr. Douglas Hayes
Elected Faculty Senator
2017-2020 (1st full Term)
Dr-Paolo-Sanzo
Dr. Paolo Sanzo
Elected Faculty Senator
2017-2020 (First full Term)
Dr-Gautam-Das
Dr. Gautam Das
Elected Faculty Senator
2015-2018 (1st Term)
Dr-Constance-Russell
Dr. Constance Russell
Elected Faculty Senator
2017-2018 (Partial Term)
Dr-Murari-Roy
Dr. Murari Roy
Elected Faculty Senator
2015-2018 (1st Term)
Dr-Dalibor-Misina
Dr. Dalibor Mišina
Elected Faculty Senator
2016-2019 (1st Term)
Dr-Carlos-Zerpa
Dr. Carlos Zerpa
Elected Faculty Senator
2016-2019 (1st Term)
Dr-Brian-McLaren
Dr. Brian McLaren
Elected Faculty Senator
2016-2019 (2nd Term)
Dr-Azim-Mallik
Dr. Azim Mallik
Academic Colleague to the
Council of Ontario
Universities (COU)
2017-2018 (Partial Term)
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Dr. Douglas Ivison
Alternate Academic
Colleague to the COU
2017-2018
(Partial Term)
Sean-Speer
Mr. Sean Speer
Board of Governors Member
on Senate
09/28/2017-2018 (1st Term)
Carney-Matheson
Dr. Carney Matheson
Senator Elected to the Board
of Governors
2017-2020 (1st Term)
Taylor-Murie-photo-not-available
Mr. Gilbert Deschamps
Ogimaawin-Aboriginal
Governance Council Member
Nov 14, 2016-2018 (1st Term)
Ms-Janice-Mutz
Ms. Janice Mutz
Professional Librarian
2017-2020 (1st Term)
Cody-Fraser-photo-not-available
Ms. Cierra Garrow
Student Member
2017-2019 (1st Term)
Tochi-Nwaokocha-photo-not-available
Ms. Hayley Krasowski
Student Member
2017-2018 (1st Term)
Jackson-Lee-James-Kohne-photo-not-available
Ms. Kim Vernon
Student Member
2017-2019
Brianna-Decontie-photo-not-available
Ms. Sarah Jane Walker
Student Member
2017-2018
Vacant-photo-not-available
Ms. Lindsey Kelly
Lakehead University Student
Union Vice-President
Advocacy
2017-2018
Mona-Amiri-photo-not-available
Mr. Ayyappa Kumar Sista Kameshwar
Student Member
09/18/2017-2018
Jonathan-Cowper-photo-not-available
Mr. Kevin Passafiume
Orillia Student Member
2017-2018 (1st Term)
 Jonathan-Cowper-photo-not-available
Mr. Jonathan Cowper
Orillia Student Member
2017-2018 (3rd Term)
 Vlad-Serenko-photo-not-available
Ms. Victoria Erickson
Student Member
2017-2019 (1st Term)
Taylor-Murie-photo-not-available
Ms. Taylor Murie
Graduate Student Member
2017-2018 (3rd Term)
   

Official Observers

Mrs-Kathy-Pozihun
Mrs. Kathy Pozihun
Vice-President, 
Administration & Finance
ex-officio
Ms-Deborah-Comuzzi
Ms. Deborah Comuzzi 
Vice-President, External
Relations
ex-officio
Cynthia-Wesley-Esquimaux-photo
Dr. Cynthia
Wesley-Esquimaux

Chair on Truth and
Reconciliation
ex-officio
Dr-Nancy-Luckai
Dr. Nancy Luckai  
Deputy Provost/Chair
of SAC-Quality
Assurance
ex-officio
Toby-Goodfellow-photo-not-available
Mr. Toby Goodfellow
Senior Advisor
to the President
(Interim)
ex-officio
James-Aldridge-photo-not-available
Mr. James Aldridge
Vice-Provost, International
ex-officio
Heather-Murchison
Dr. Heather Murchison
Vice-Provost, Institutional
Planning & Analysis
ex-officio
Dreeni-Geer-photo-not-available
Ms. Dreeni Geer
Director of Human
Rights & Equity
ex-officio

Leslie-Malcolm-photo-not-available
Mrs. Leslie Malcolm
Coordinator of Learning
Technologies & Innovation
ex-officio
Vacant-photo-not-available
Vacant
Chair, SAC-O-AGC
Sub-Committee
ex-officio