Available Supervisors and Graduate Coordinators

Supervisors

For a complete list of faculty members and their areas of research and teaching expertise, please visit the program's website by selecting the appropriate academic department. Some departmental websites will include a list of supervisors and their potential and developing research opportunities.

Graduate Coordinators & Administrative Assistants

Graduate Coordinators are listed below in bold.
 
For Graduate Coordinator & Administrative Assistant contact information, please use the Lakehead University Directory
 
 

Biology

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Kam Leung
Administrative Assistant: Stephanie Skavinski (until September 2017)
Administrative Assistant: Eleanor Maunula

Biotechnology - (Doctoral)

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Wely Floriano
Administrative Assistant: Connie AnzewProgram Facilitator/International Student Liaison: Dr. Brenda Magajna

Business

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. David Richards
Graduate Studies Analyst: Colin Kutchyera

Chemistry

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Robert Mawhinney
Administrative Assistant: Robbie Buffington

Chemistry and Materials Science (Doctoral)

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Robert Mawhinney
Administrative Assistant: Robbie Buffington

Computer Science 

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Maurice Benson
Administrative Assistant: Karen Romito

Economics

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Bakhtiar Moazzami (July 2017 - )
Administrative Assistant: Jennifer McKee

Education

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Paul Berger
Administrative Assistant: Diana Mason

Engineering

Chemical (Doctoral)
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Sudip Rakshit
 
Civil (Masters)
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Osama Salem
 
Civil (Doctoral)
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Yanglin Gong

Electrical and Computer (Masters)
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Carlos Christoffersen

Electrical and Computer (Doctoral)
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Abdelhamid Tayebi

Environmental
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Siamak Elyasi

Mechanical (Masters)
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Kefu Liu
 
Mechanical (Doctoral)
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Wilson Wang
 
Software (Doctoral)
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Rachid Benlamri

Engineering Administrative Assistant: Laura Parker

English

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Monica Flegel
Administrative Assistant: Cindy Haggerty

Geology

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Peter Hollings
Administrative Assistant: Kristine Carey

Gerontology

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Lynn Martin Administrative Assistant: Cindy Cade

Health Sciences

Director: Dr. Lynn Martin
Administrative Assistant: Katie Berube

Master of Health Sciences
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Peter Brink

Master of Public Health
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Peter Brink

Master of Public Health with Specialization in Nursing
Master of Public Health with Specialization in Nursing with Nurse Practitioner Electives
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Karen McQueen

History

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Ronald Harpelle (July 2017 - )
Administrative Assistant: Gail Fikis

Kinesiology

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Erin Pearson (July 2017 - )
Administrative Assistant: Sandra Blackburn

Mathematical Sciences

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Tianxuan Miao
Administrative Assistant: Robbie Buffington

Natural Resources Management

Masters
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Brian McLaren

Doctoral
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Jian Wang

Administrative Assistant: Jennifer Bain Manion & Eva Scollie

Northern Environments and Cultures (MES.NECU)

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Martha Dowsley
Administrative Assistant: Jennifer McKee

Physics

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Gautam Das
Administrative Assistant: Kristine Carey

Psychology

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Gordon Hayman
Administrative Assistant: Heather Suslyk

Social Justice

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Kristin Burnett
Administrative Assistant: 

Social Work

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Jo-Ann Vis (July 2017 - )
Administrative Assistant: Madge Chan
Administrative Assistant in Orillia: Lynda Kerr

Sociology

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Jianye Liu
Administrative Assistant: Karen Woychyshyn

Women's Studies

Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Jennifer Roth
Administrative Assistant: Bonnie McDonald