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Faculty of Health Sciences Elections

The election of faculty members to the Senate is conducted from January to April of each year and by by-election as necessary. Information will be posted during the election periods. Please check the website for updates.

Please contact the University Secretariat if you have any questions.


Call for Additional Nominations

The Faculty of Health Sciences has prepared the following slate of nominations. The nominees listed have all indicated their willingness to serve, should they be elected. Members of the Faculty of Health Sciences now have the opportunity to nominate additional candidates for any vacancy. Nominations must have the consent of the nominee and be supported by five eligible voters. All terms are effective July 1 in the year of election unless otherwise indicated.

Completed nomination forms must be received by FHS Faculty Relations by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 3, 2017.

 

SENATE

Allison Holloway has been nominated
Alfonso Iorio has been nominated


Nominations are requested for three (3) positions:  2 nominees from any department/school for a three year term and 1 nominee from the School of Nursing for a 1 year term.

Nomination Form

Willingess to Serve Form (for nominations to Senate)

Current Elected Representatives:

Name

School/Department

Term Ends

J. Schertzer

Department of Biochemistry

2019 (1st)

B. Vrkljan

School of Rehabilitation Science

2019 (1st)

L. Thabane

Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact

2017 (2nd)%

A. Holloway

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

2017 (1st)#

S. Harms

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neuroscience

2018 (1st)

C. McKey

School of Nursing

2018 (2nd)*

% not eligible for re-election    # will stand for re-election       *Retiring

 

GRADUATE COUNCIL

Russell Bishop has been nominated
Sandeep Raha has been nominated


Nominations are requested for one (1) position; one candidate that teaches in any FHS Graduate program

Nomination Form

Elected Membership: 

Program

Name

Term

HRM/SON/SRS

L. Thabane

2019 (1st)

Biochemistry/Medical Sciences

B. Doble

2019 (1st)

Any FHS Program

A. Guarne

2017 (1st)#

#will not stand for re-election

 

GRADUATE POLICY & CURRICULUM COMMITTEE

Noori Akhtar-Danesh has been nominated


Nominations are requested for one (1) position; one (1) candidate who participates in the Health Research Methodology Program or the School of Nursing Graduate Program to be elected

Nomination Form

Elected Membership: 

Program

Name

Term

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program reporting to FHS                                           

C. Gombay                                                       

2019(1st)

Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences or Medical Sciences

K. Singh

2019 (1st)

Health Research Methodology or Nursing

N. Carter

2017(1st)%

%will not stand for re-election

 

TENURE & PROMOTION COMMITTEE

Catherine Demers has been nominated
Rajesh Ramachandran Nair has been nominated
Martin Stampfli has been nominated


Nominations are requested for two (2) positions.  Nominees shall be at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor.

Nomination Form

Current Elected Representatives:

Name

Rank

School/Department

Term Ends

D. Dath

Professor

Surgery

2018 (1st)

J.  Skelly

Associate Professor

Nursing

2018 (1st)

P. Wasi

Professor

Medicine

2018 (1st)

S. Hanna

Professor

CE&B

2019 (1st)

S. Baptiste

Professor

Rehabilitation Science

2019 (2st)

M. Stampfli

Professor

Pathology and Molecular Medicine

2017 (1st)#

C. Demers

Associate Professor

Medicine

2017 (1st)#

#will stand for re-election

 

UNDERGRADUATE COUNCIL

Ruth Chen has been nominated


Nominations are requested for one (1) position; the candidate elected will teach in any of the following programs: Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours); Bachelor of Health Sciences (Midwifery); Bachelor of Health Sciences (Physician Assistant); Bachelor of Science Nursing; or Undergraduate MD.

Nomination Form

Current Elected Representatives:

Program

Name

Department

Term Ends

Nursing

Ruth Chen 

School of Nursing 

2017 (1st)#

#will stand for re-election

 

 


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