Members of Senate


Sept. 1, 2022 - Aug. 31, 2023


Mr. Earl Ludlow


Dr. Neil Bose, President and Vice-Chancellor pro tempore


Dr. Jennifer Lokash , Acting Provost and Vice-President (Academic) 

Secretary of Senate

Ms. Michelle H. Snow (non-voting member)

Ex-officio Members
Dr. Tana Allen  Acting Vice-President (Research)
Dr. Ian Sutherland Vice-President (Grenfell Campus) pro tempore
Dr. Paul Brett Acting Vice-President (Marine Institute)
Dr. Donna Hardy Cox Associate Vice-President (Academic), Dean of Students
Dr. Amy Warren Interim Associate Vice-President (Academic) and Dean of Graduate Studies
Dr. Kim Myrick Co-Director of the Centre for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL)
Dr. Delores Mullings Vice-Provost (Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Anit-Racism)
Dr. Ashlee Cunsolo Vice-Provost (Labrador Campus) and Dean of the School of Arctic and Subarctic Studies
Dr. Lee Ann McKivor University Registrar
Ms. Tanya Noseworthy  Assistant Deputy Minister, Department of Education, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
Dr. Travor Brown  Interim Dean, Faculty of Business Administration
Dr. Shawn Bugden Dean, School of Pharmacy
Dr. Karen Bulmer Acting Dean, School of Music
Dr. Octavia Dobre  Interim Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
Dr. Travis Fridgen  Interim Dean, Faculty of Science
Dr. Gerald Galway  Interim Dean, Faculty of Education
Dr. Sulaimon Giwa Interim Dean, School of Social Work
Dr. Morteza Haghiri  Interim Dean, School of Science and Environment (Grenfell Campus)
Dr. Natasha Hurley Dean, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Dr. Ken Jacobsen  Dean, School of Arts and Social Science (Grenfell Campus)
Dr. Dianne Keeping  Dean of Libraries
Dr. April Pike Interim Dean, Faculty of Nursing
Dr. Peter Ride  Dean, School of Fine Arts (Grenfell Campus)
Dr. Margaret Steele Dean, Faculty of Medicine
Dr. Anne Marie Sullivan Interim Dean, School of Human Kinetics and Recreation

Elected Members
NameConstituencyTerm Expiration
Dr. Edwin Bezzina Arts and Social Science (Grenfell Campus)  2025
Vacant   Arts and Social Science (Grenfell Campus)  2022
Dr. Emmanuel Haven  Business Administration  2023
Ms. Heather Skanes  Business Administration  2023
Dr. Kirk Anderson Education 2025
Dr. Mary Stordy  Education  2025
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. Dave Hancock Human Kinetics & Recreation  2025
Vacant  Human Kinetics & Recreation  2022
Dr. Amanda Bittner * Humanities and Social Sciences 2024
Dr. Norm Catto Humanities and Social Sciences 2024
Vacant Humanities and Social Sciences 2022
Vacant Humanities and Social Sciences 2022
Vacant  Humanities and Social Sciences  2022
Vacant  Humanities and Social Sciences  2022
Ms. Rebecca Smith Library 2025
Ms. Heather Pretty Library 2025
Dr. Jillian Westcott  Marine Institute  2024
Ms. Charlene Walsh Marine Institute 2023
Dr. Mervin Marshall Marine Institute 2023
Dr. Sherrylynn Rowe Marine Institute  2025
Mr. Cyr Couturier  Marine Institute  2025
Mr. Ed. Durnford  Marine Institute  2025
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
Dr. Kati Szego Music 2025
Vacant  Music  2023
Dr. Sandra MacDonald  Nursing  2025
Dr. Robin Devey-Burry Nursing 2025
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. Tom Chapman Science  2025
Dr. Penny Morrill Science  2025
Dr. Francis Bambico Science  2025
Dr. Erin Fraser Science and the Environment (Grenfell Campus)  2025
Dr. Shegufta Shetranjiwalla  Science and the Environment (Grenfell Campus)  2025
Vacant Social Work  2023
Dr. Paul Issahaku Social Work  2024
Dr. Scott Neilsen Labrador Campus 2025
Dr. Sylvia Moore Labrador Campus 2025
*  on leave    



Student appointments run from May 1 to April 30 the following year. Current appointments expire on April 30, 2023. 

Three graduate students chosen by the Graduate Students' Union

Graduate Students 
Nafis Akib
Md. Maha Chowdhury
Siddant Sunil Shetty

Ten undergraduate students chosen by the Memorial University of Newfoundland Students' Union, Marine Institute Students' Union and Grenfell Campus Students' Union

Undergraduate Students
Jawad Chowdhury (MUNSU)
Isabel Ojeda (MUNSU)
Ely Pittman (MUNSU)
Farhan Basir (MUNSU)
Eva Redmond (MUNSU)
John Harris (MUNSU)
Nicolas Keough (MUNSU)
Mary Feltham (GCSU)
Vacant (GCSU)
Eduardo Monterio Araujo (MISU)