Membership of the UVic Senate

July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018

Jump to a section: Ex officio | Elected by faculties | Elected by the faculty members | Elected by student associations | Elected by the convocation | Additional members | Secretary of the Senate | By invitation 

Ex officio (University Act: section 35 (2) (a-f))

Name Position Term
Shelagh Rogers Chancellor to 12-31-2020
Jamie Cassels, Chair President and Vice-Chancellor  
Valerie Kuehne Vice-President Academic and Provost  
David Castle Vice-President Research  
Saul Klein Dean of Peter B. Gustavson School of Business  
Jo-Anne Clarke Dean of Continuing Studies  
Ralf St. Clair Dean of Education  
Tom Tiedje Dean of Engineering  
Susan Lewis Dean of Fine Arts  
David Capson Dean of Graduate Studies  
Christopher Goto-Jones Dean of Humanities  
Patricia Marck Dean of Human and Social Development  
Jeremy Webber Dean of Law  
Robert Lipson Dean of Science  
Catherine Krull, Vice-Chair Dean of Social Sciences  
Jonathan Bengtson University Librarian  

Elected by the faculties (section 35 (2) (g))

Name Faculty Term
Rebecca Grant Peter B. Gustavson School of Business to 06-30-2019
Brock Smith Peter B. Gustavson School of Business to 06-30-2018
Sandra Hundza Education to 06-30-2020
Monica Prendergast Education to 06-30-2019
Peter Driessen Engineering to 06-30-2019
Henning Struchtrup Engineering to 06-30-2020
Carolyn Butler-Palmer Fine Arts to 06-30-2019
Patricia Kostek Fine Arts to 06-30-2018
Sara Beam Graduate Studies to 06-30-2019
Mauricio Garcia-Barrera Graduate Studies to 06-30-2020
Lynda Gagné Human and Social Development to 06-30-2019
Andre Kushniruk Human and Social Development to 06-30-2018
Jason Colby Humanities to 06-30-2018
Annalee Lepp Humanities to 06-30-2019
Gillian Calder Law to 06-30-2020
Mark Gillen Law to 06-30-2019
Neil Burford Science to 06-30-2020
Diana Varela Science to 06-30-2020
Janni Aragon Social Sciences to 06-30-2018
Helen Kurki Social Sciences to 06-30-2020

Elected by the faculty members (section 35 (2) (g))

Name Faculty Term
Doug Baer Social Sciences to 06-30-2020
Deborah Begoray Education to 06-30-2018
Aaron Devor Social Sciences to 06-30-2020
Garry Gray Social Sciences to 06-30-2019
Helga Hallgrimsdottir Social Sciences to 06-30-2018
Tim Haskett Humanites to 06-30-2020
Robin Hicks Science to 06-30-2018
Mark Laidlaw Science to 06-30-2020
Joseph Salem Fine Arts to 06-30-2020
Rebecca Warburton Human and Social Development to 06-30-2019
Linda Welling Social Sciences to 06-30-2020
Victoria Wyatt Fine Arts to 06-30-2019

Elected by student associations (section 35 (2) (h))

Name Term
Dheeraj Alamchandani to 06-30-2018
Pierre-Paul Angelblazer to 06-30-2018
Brent Cantarutti to 06-30-2018
Noor Chasib to 06-30-2018
Mackenzie Cumberland to 06-30-2018
Kate Fairley to 06-30-2018
David Foster to 06-30-2018
Kate Fry to 06-30-2018
Carl Haynes to 06-30-2018
Alyssa Husband to 06-30-2018
Natalia Karpovskaia to 06-30-2018
Hannah Koning to 06-30-2018
Ngozi Nwoko to 06-30-2018
Diana Popova to 06-30-2018
Colin Saint-Vil to 06-30-2018
Deepti Yadawad to 06-30-2018

Elected by the convocation (section 35 (2) (i))

Name Term
Rizwan Bashir to 06-30-2018
Chandra Beaveridge to 06-30-2018
Lauren Charlton to 06-30-2018
Peter Liddell to 06-30-2018

Additional members (section 35 (2) (k))

Name Position Term
Bruce Wright Head, Division of Medical Sciences
John Durno Member elected by the Professional Librarians to 06-30-2018
Alicia Ulysses Continuing Sessional Lecturer to 06-30-2020

Secretary of Senate (section 64 (2))

Name Position
Julie Eastman University Secretary

By invitation

Name Position
Jim Dunsdon Associate Vice-President Students
Nancy Wright Associate Vice-President Academic Planning
Nicole Greengoe Registrar
Carrie Andersen Associate University Secretary