Senate Sub-Committee Membership

2021-2022

Notes:

  • Not all sub-committee memberships have been confirmed for the 2021 – 2022 year. Information will be updated as available.
  • The Chair of Senate is an ex-officio member of all standing committees.

Executive Committee

  • President (Chair): David Docherty
  • Provost and Vice-President (Academic): Kofi Campbell
  • Arts: Kurt Noll
  • Science: Simon Pattison
  • Education: Scott Forbes
  • Music: Edward Bach
  • Health Studies: Jane Karpa
  • Student Senator: Olufunke Adeleye
  • Support: Andrea McDaniel, Registrar; Kim Fallis, Administrative Assistant, Senate

Academic Integrity Committee:

  • Provost and Vice-President (Academic) (Chair): Kofi Campbell
  • Dean of Students: Katie Gross
  • Faculty/School Dean: Heather Duncan
  • Faculty/School Dean (Alternate): Greg Gatien
  • Arts-elected: Prof. Lindsay McLachlan (term ends 2023)
  • Arts-elected alternate: Dominique Hétu (term ends 2023)
  • Science-elected: Peter Whittington (term ends 2022)
  • Science-elected alternate: Simon Pattison (term ends 2022)
  • Education-elected: Jackie Kirk (term ends 2023)
  • Education-elected alternate: Schad Richea (term ends 2023)
  • Music-elected: Ed Bach (term ends 2022)
  • Music-elected alternate: Megumi Masaki (term ends 2022)
  • Health Studies-elected: Nancy McPherson (term ends 2022)
  • Health Studies-elected: Fiona Smith (term ends 2022)
  • Undergraduate student: Olufunke Adeleye
  • Undergraduate student alternate: Similoluwa Omotoye
  • Graduate student: Naa Lamptey
  • Graduate student alternate: Titilayo Omojowo

Support: Andrea McDaniel, University Registrar:  Kim Fallis, Administrative Assistant Senate

Curriculum and Academic Planning Committee

  • Provost and Vice-President (Academic) (Chair): Kofi Campbell
  • Acting Dean, Faculty of Arts: Balfour Spence
  • Dean, Faculty of Science: Bernadette Ardelli
  • Dean, Faculty of Education: Heather Duncan
  • Dean, School of Music: Greg Gatien
  • Acting Dean, Faculty of Health Studies: Linda Ross
  • Dean of Students: Katie Gross
  • Chief Information Officer: Melanie Sucha
  • Arts-elected: Rosanne Gasse
  • Science-elected: Darien DeWolf
  • Education-elected: Jackie Kirk
  • Music-elected: Aaron Wilson
  • Health Studies-elected: Kathryn Chachula
  • BUSU Council-appointed: Olufunke Adeleye
  • BUSU Council-appointed: Simioluwa Omotoye

Support: Andrea McDaniel, Registrar; Kim Fallis, Administrative Assistant, Senate

Graduate Studies Committee

  • Acting Dean, Graduate Studies (Chair): Kofi Campbell
  • Acting Dean, Faculty of Arts: Balfour Spence
  • Dean, Faculty of Science: Bernadette Ardelli
  • Dean, Faculty of Education: Heather Duncan
  • Dean, School of Music: Greg Gatien
  • Acting Dean, Faculty of Health Studies: Linda Ross
  • Chief Information Officer: Melanie Sucha
  • Arts-elected: Wilder Robles
  • Science-elected: Paul Alexandre
  • Education-elected: Cathryn Smith
  • Music-elected: Leanne Zacharias
  • Graduate Student #1: Naa Lamiley Lamptey
  • Graduate Student #2: Tinuola Olowojeujeje

Support: Andrea McDaniel, Registrar; Barbara Harpe, Administrative Assistant, Registrar’s Office

Indigenous Education Committee

  • Provost and Vice-President (Academic): Kofi Campbell
  • Three members of Senate, including a BUSU representative: Senator McCallum/Greg Gatje /Iyiola Sanya
  • Arts-elected: Lorraine Mayer
  • Science-elected: Rachel Herron
  • Education-elected: Zahra Kasamali
  • Music-elected: Melody McKiver
  • Health Studies-elected: Candice Waddell
  • Dean of Students: Katie Gross
  • Chief Information Officer: Melanie Sucha
  • Five Indigenous students: TBE
  • Director, Indigenous Peoples’ Centre: Chris Lagimodiere (Co-Chair)
  • One faculty member, PENT: John Minshull
  • One member, Department of Native Studies: Lorraine Mayer
  • One member, Brandon Urban Aboriginal Peoples’ Council: Amie Martin
  • Indigenous representative, Brandon School Division Administration: (Declined membership as of April 2018)
  • Indigenous representative, Manitoba Métis Federation: Kris Desjarlais
  • Indigenous representative, Assiniboine Community College: Vacant
  • Anishanabek Knowledge Keeper: Barb Blind
  • Dakota Knowledge Keeper: TBE
  • Inuit Knowledge Keeper: Martha Evaluardjuk-Palmer
  • Métis Knowledge Keeper: TBE
  • Cree Knowledge Keeper: Susie McPherson (Co-Chair)

International Activities Committee of Senate

  • Senator, elected by Senate (Chair): TBE
  • Provost and Vice President (Academic): Kofi Campbell
  • One Dean, elected by Dean’s Council: TBE
  • Arts-elected: Ravikira (Ravi) Dwivedula
  • Science-elected: Rong-Yu Li
  • Education-elected: Burcu Ntelioglou
  • Music-elected: Meg Masaki
  • Health Studies-elected: Jan Marie Graham
  • Dean of Students: Katie Gross
  • University Registrar: Andrea McDaniel
  • Student Services-elected: Courtney Adams
  • Director, International Activities: David Rowland
  • President, International Students’ Collective: TBE
  • Representative, BUSU Council: Olufunke Adeleye

Committee to Administer Knowles Distinguished Visiting Professorship

  • Provost and Vice-President (Academic) or designate (Chair): Kofi Campbell
  • Arts-elected: TBE
  • Science-elected: TBE
  • Education-elected: TBE
  • Music-elected: TBE
  • Health Studies-elected: TBE
  • Student Senator, elected by Senate: Kathleen Servidad

Library & Archives Committee

  • Chief Information Officer: Melanie Sucha
  • Arts-elected: Kurt Noll
  • Science-elected: Alex Koiter
  • Education-elected: Chris Brown
  • Music-elected: Cathy Wood
  • Health Studies-elected: Nadine Henriquez
  • BUSU Council-appointed: Saira Atif
  • BUSU Council-appointed: Iyiola Sanya
  • Librarian: Stacey Lee
  • Librarian: Robert Kowaluk
  • University Archivist: Christy Henry
  • Senate Representative (Chair): Katie Gross

Research Committee of Senate

  • Provost and Vice-President (Academic) (or designate): Kofi Campbell
  • Associate Vice-President (Research): Heather Duncan
  • Chair of Research Ethics Sub-Committee: Rotating Chair
  • Chair of Animal Care Sub-Committee: TBE
  • Chair of the Biosafety Sub-Committee: TBE
  • Arts-elected: Jonathan Allan (term expires August 2022)
  • Science-elected: TBE
  • Education-elected: Burcu Ntelioglou (term expires May 2023)
  • Music-elected: Sheelagh Chadwick (term expires Nov. 2023)
  • Health Studies-elected: TBE
  • Senator-elected: Breanna Lawrence
  • Member elected by BU Research Committee:
  • Undergraduate student elected by Senate:
  • Graduate student elected by Senate:

Research Ethics Sub-Committee/Animal Care Committee/BioSafety Committee

All members appointed by the Senate Research Committee

Scholarships, Medals, Bursaries & Awards Committee

  • Arts-elected: Abdella Abdou
  • Science-elected: Ashraf Abdelbar
  • Education-elected: Sandy Margetts
  • Music-elected: Leanne Zacharias
  • Health Studies-elected: Nadine Smith
  • Director, Recruitment & Retention: Erin Mills
  • Director, Indigenous Peoples’ Center & Aboriginal Initiatives: Chris Lagimodiere
  • Senate-elected: Greg Gatien (Chair)

Support: Andrea McDaniel, Registrar; Carolyn Vodon, Scholarships & Awards Clerk

Athletic Awards Committee

  • Chair, Scholarships, Medals, Bursaries & Awards Committee (Chair): Greg Gatien
  • Director, Financial & Registration Services or designate: Allison Noto
  • Registrar: Andrea McDaniel

Support: Russ Paddock, Director, Athletics & Community Engagement; Carolyn Vodon, Scholarships & Awards Clerk

    Undergraduate Student Appeals Committee

    • Provost and Vice-President (Academic) (Chair): Kofi Campbell
    • Dean of Students: Katie Gross
    • Arts-elected:  Kurt Noll (term expires in 2023
    • Science-elected: Paul Alexander  (term expires in 2022)
    • Education-elected: Tom Skinner (term expires in 2023)
    • Music-elected: Gretta Sayers (term expires in 2022)
    • Health Studies-elected: Jan Marie Graham (term expires in 2022)
    • BUSU Undergraduate students appointed: Simioluwa Omotoye
    • BUSU Undergraduate students appointed: Kathleen Servidad

    Support: Andrea McDaniel, Registrar; Kim Fallis, Administrative Assistant, Senate