Members of Senate

Sept. 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022


Dr. Susan Dyer Knight


Dr. Vianne Timmons, President and Vice-Chancellor


Dr. Florentine Strzelczyk, Provost and Vice-President (Academic)

Secretary of Senate

Ms. Michelle H. Snow

Ex-officio Members
Dr. Neil Bose  Vice-President (Research)
Dr. Rob Shea Vice-President (Marine Institute) pro tempore
Dr. Ian Sutherland Vice-President pro tempore (Grenfell Campus)
Dr. Donna Hardy Cox  Associate Vice-President (Academic), Students
Dr. Gavan Watson  Associate Vice-President, Teaching and Learning and Director of the Centre for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL)
Dr. Amy Warren Associate Vice-President (Academic) and Dean, Graduate Studies
Ms. Janet Bangma Interim Dean, University Libraries
Dr. Ashlee Cunsolo Interim Dean, School of Arctic and Sub-Arctic Studies (Aug 1, 2020-July 31, 2022)
Dr. Ken Jacobsen  Interim Dean, School of Arts and Social Science (Grenfell Campus)
Dr. Isabelle Dostaler  Dean, Faculty of Business Administration
Dr. Gerald Galway  Dean pro tempore, Faculty of Education
Dr. Greg Naterer  Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
Dr. Dennis Peters Acting Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science (November 1, 2020-January 31, 2021)
Dr. Todd Hennessey  Dean, School of Fine Arts (Grenfell Campus)
Dr. Anne Marie Sullivan Interim Dean, School of Human Kinetics and Recreation
Dr. Ailsa Craig  Interim Dean, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Dr. Margaret Steele  Dean, Faculty of Medicine
Dr. Karen Bulmer Acting Dean, School of Music
Dr. Alice Gaudine  Dean, Faculty of Nursing
Dr. Shawn Bugden  Dean, School of Pharmacy
Dr. Travis Fridgen  Dean, Faculty of Science
Dr. Michele Piercey-Normore  Dean, School of Science and Environment (Grenfell Campus)
Dr. Paul Banahene Adjei  Interim Dean, School of Social Work
Ms. Candice Ennis-Williams  Post-Secondary Education, Advanced Education, Skills and Labour
Ms. Jennifer Porter Interim University Registrar

Elected Members
Name Constituency Term Expiration
Dr. Rie Croll   Arts and Social Science (Grenfell Campus)  2022
Dr. Shoshannah Ganz   Arts and Social Science (Grenfell Campus)  2022
Dr. Emmanuel Haven  Business Administration  2023
Ms. Heather Skanes  Business Administration  2023
Dr. Kirk Anderson Education 2022
Dr. Mary Stordy  Education  2022
Mr. Pat Sullivan Engineering and Applied Science 2024
Dr. Dennis Peters  Engineering & Applied Science  2023
Dr. Kenneth Snelgrove  Engineering & Applied Science  2023
Dr. Glyn George  Engineering & Applied Science  2024
Dr. Gerard Curtis Fine Arts (Grenfell Campus) 2023
Mr. Jerry Etienne Fine Arts (Grenfell Campus) 2023
Dr. David Behm  Human Kinetics & Recreation  2022
Dr. Kevin Power  Human Kinetics & Recreation  2022
Vacant Humanities and Social Sciences 2023
Dr. Amanda Bittner Humanities and Social Sciences 2024
Dr. Norm Catto Humanities and Social Sciences 2024
Dr. Rose Ricciardelli Humanities and Social Sciences 2024
Dr. Jennifer Lokash  Humanities and Social Sciences  2022
Dr. Seamus O'Neill  Humanities and Social Sciences  2022
Mr. Danial Duda  Library 2022
Dr. Jillian Westcott  Marine Institute  2024
Ms. Charlene Walsh Marine Institute 2023
Dr. Mervin Marshall Marine Institute 2023
Mr. Paul Brett  Marine Institute  2022
Mr. Cyr Couturier  Marine Institute  2022
Mr. Ed. Durnford  Marine Institute  2022
Dr. Kathleen Hodgkinson Medicine 2024
Dr. Laurie Twells Medicine 2024
Dr. Jeremy Pridham Medicine 2024
Dr. Danielle O'Keefe Medicine 2023
Dr. Edward Kendall  Medicine  2023
Dr. Jennifer Flynn Medicine  2023
Vacant Music 2023
Dr. Caroline Schiller  Music  2022
Dr. Sandra MacDonald  Nursing  2022
Dr. April Pike Nursing 2024
Dr. Debbie Kelly Pharmacy 2024
Dr. John Hawboldt Pharmacy 2023
Dr. Ronald Haynes  Science  2024
Dr. Christopher Kozak Science 2024
Dr. Craig Purchase Science 2023
Dr. Steven Carr  Science  2022
Dr. Graham Cox  Science  2022
Dr. Erika Merschrod  Science  2022
Dr. Svetiana Barkanova  Science and the Environment (Grenfell Campus)  2022
Dr. Morteza Haghiri  Science and the Environment (Grenfell Campus)  2022
Vacant Social Work  2023
Dr. Paul Issahaku Social Work  2024


Student appointments run from May to April 30 the following year. Current appointments expire on April 30, 2022.

Graduate Students
Mr. Sudipta Bhowmick
Mr. Ali Ghamartale
Mr. M M Baset Mishkat

Undergraduate Students
Ms. Fahmida Ahmed
Mr. Draco Dunphy
Ms. Mary Feltham
Ms. Hilary Hennessey
Ms. Shireen Merchant
Mr. John Mweemba
Ms. Eva Redmond