Senate Committee on Learning and Teaching

The Senate Committee on Learning and Teaching maintains close liaison and collaborates with the Executive Director of the Learning and Teaching Support and Innovation in support of key learning and teaching issues at the university, and recommends to Senate measures, which are designed to enhance the learning and teaching environment at the university.

Meeting dates and deadlines for 2023/24:

Deadline for Agenda Items Meeting Dates
August 30, 2023 September 11, 2023
September 21, 2023 October 5, 2023
October 26, 2023 November 6, 2023
December 4, 2023 December 13, 2023
January 2, 2024 January 11, 2024
February 1, 2024 February 12, 2024
February 22, 2024 March 4, 2024
March 27, 2024 April 9, 2024

Click here for the Committee's Terms of Reference.

Annual Reports
2022-2023
2021-2022
2020-2021
2019-2020
2018-2019

Membership and Composition effective July 1, 2023

  Name                                Faculty or Department       Composition

Alexandra D'Arcy (Chair)
(term ends June 30, 2024)
Humanities  
10 faculty members representing the faculties (at least 2 of whom shall be senators*)
(voting)
Michael McGuire
(term ends June 30, 2024)
Engineering and Computer Science
Erin Campbell *
(term ends June 30, 2026)
Fine Arts
Cedric Littlewood
(term ends June 30, 2025)
Graduate Studies
Brock Smith *
(term ends June 30, 2025)
Peter B. Gustavson School of Business
Travis Martin *
(term ends June 30, 2026)
Science
Kirstin Lane
(term ends June 30, 2026)
Education
Sean Hier *
(term ends June 30, 2024)
Social Sciences
Anastasia Mallidou *
(term ends June 30, 2026)
Human and Social Development
Deborah Curran *
(term ends June 30, 2025)
Law
Miranda Angus
(term ends June 30, 2025)
Continuing Studies

2 representatives from the divisions (Continuing Studies and Medical Sciences)
(voting)

 
Vacancy
(term ends June 30, 2026)
Medical Sciences
Hannah Brown
(term ends June 30, 2024)
Student Senator

    5 students including 2 student members of Senate, 2 undergraduate students and 1 graduate student representative
(voting)

Emily Wang
(term ends June 30, 2024)
Student Senator
Lane O'Hara Cooke
(term ends June 30, 2024)
UVSS student
representative

Bunni Williams
(term ends June 30, 2024)

UVSS student
representative
Nahid Pourdolat Safari
(term ends June 30, 2024)
GSS student
representative
Vacancy
(term ends June 30, 2024)
1 convocation member of Senate (voting)
Saeed Rezvani
(term ends June 30, 2026)
1 Alumni Association representative
(ex-officio, voting)
Matt Huculak
(term ends June 30, 2025)
Libraries, Systems Services
1 Librarian selected by the Faculty Association Libraries Committee
(voting)
Courtney Lundrigan
University Librarian's designate
University Librarian or designate
(ex-officio, voting)
Li-Shih Huang
Department of Linguistics
President's nominee
(ex-officio, voting)
Wency Lum Associate Vice-President Systems & Chief Information Officer
Chief Information Officer or designate
(ex-officio, non-voting)
Elizabeth Adjin-Tettey Associate Vice-President Academic Programs
(ex-officio, non-voting)
Shailoo Bedi
Executive Director, Learning and Teaching Support and Innovation
(ex-officio, non-voting)
Andrea Giles
Executive Director, Cooperative Education and Career Services
Executive Director, Cooperative Education and Career Services
(ex-officio, non-voting)
Vacancy
 

Director or designate, Technology Integrated Learning Centre
(ex-officio, non-voting)

Ada Saab Associate University Secretary Secretary