Current Academic Administrative Searches and (Re)Appointments

Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology

In accordance with the University of Toronto's “Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators,” the committee below has been struck to advise on the appointment of the next Chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology.

The Advisory Committee, which has been approved by the Vice-President and Provost, welcomes comments and nominations for Chair. Input and nominations may be directed to any member of the committee listed below. Communications will be received in confidence.

Trevor Young (Chair) – Dean, Temerty Faculty of Medicine and Vice Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions
Kullervo Hynynen – Vice President, Research & Innovation, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Rita Kandel – Chair, Dept. of Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology (Sinai Health)
Thomas Kislinger – Chair, Department of Medical Biophysics (Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network)
Anne Koch – Associate Professor (Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network)
Stanley Liu – Associate Professor (Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre)
Gerard Morton – Professor (Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre)
Cathryne Palmer – Assistant Professor and Director, BSc, Medical Radiation Sciences (Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network)
Danielle Rodin – Assistant Professor and Director, Equity, Inclusion and Professionalism (Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network)
Lisa Robinson – Vice Dean, Strategy & Operations and Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics (The Hospital for Sick Children)
Jan Seuntjens – Professor and Head, Department of Medical Physics (Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network)
May Tsao – Associate Professor and Vice Chair, Education (Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre)
Indu Voruganti – PGY4 (Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network)
Tanya Webb – Education Officer
Brad Wouters – Executive Vice President, Research, University Health Network
Michael Yan – Fellow (Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre)
Beibei Zhang – Assistant Professor (Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre)

Interested individuals may submit applications to academic.affairs@utoronto.ca as detailed in the online posting. The closing date for this position is Wednesday June 15, 2022. 

Chair, Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

Professor Beverley Orser will be completing her first 5-year term as Chair of the Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine. Dr. Orser is eligible for reappointment.

In accordance with the University of Toronto's “Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators,” a committee has been struck to advise on the appointment of the Chair—considering whether to recommend the reappointment of Professor Orser for a second 5-year term or to proceed with a search.

The composition of the committee, which has been approved by the Vice-President and Provost, is as follows:

Lisa Robinson (Chair) – Vice Dean, Strategy & Operations and Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics (The Hospital for Sick Children)
Lisa Bahrey – Associate Professor (Toronto General Hospital, University Health Network)
Brenda Bui – Operations & Business Manager
Brian Cuthbertson – Professor and Vice Chair, Research (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre)
Tania Di Renna – Medical Director, Toronto Academic Pain Medicine Institute
Sherif El-Defrawy – Chair, Dept. of Ophthalmology & Vision Sciences (Chief, Kensington Eye Institute)
Sakshi Gandotra – Clinical Fellow
Lisa Isaac – Assistant Professor (The Hospital for Sick Children)
Gianni Lorello  – Assistant Professor and Director, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network)
Danielle Martin – Chair, Dept. of Family & Community Medicine (Women’s College Hospital)
Ahtsham Niazi – Professor and Vice Chair, Education (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre)
Kathleen Vannelli – Resident
Roland Xu – Resident

The committee welcomes input. Please send any comments to the committee chair, c/o Anastasia Meletopoulos, Academic Affairs Manager, at anastasia.meletopoulos@utoronto.ca. Your opinions will be treated in strict confidence and will be made known only to the Advisory Committee for the (Re)Appointment of Chair, Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine.

Chair, Department of Immunology 

In accordance with the University of Toronto's “Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators,” the committee below has been struck to advise on the appointment of the next Chair of the Department of Immunology.  

The Advisory Committee, which has been approved by the Vice-President and Provost, welcomes comments and nominations for Chair. Input and nominations may be directed to any member of the committee listed below. Communications will be received in confidence. 

Trevor Young (Chair) – Dean, Temerty Faculty of Medicine and Vice Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions 
Joshua Barker – Dean, School of Graduate Studies and Vice-Provost, Graduate Research & Education 
Bettina Camara – MSc Student (The Hospital for Sick Children) 
Sarah Crome – Assistant Professor (University Health Network) 
Eyal Grunebaum – Professor (The Hospital for Sick Children) 
Naoto Hirano – Professor (University Health Network) 
Rita Kandel – Chair, Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology (Sinai Health) 
Thomas Kislinger – Chair, Department of Medical Biophysics (University Health Network) 
Thierry Mallevaey – Associate Professor and Associate Chair, Graduate Studies 
Lisa Robinson – Vice Dean, Strategy & Operations and Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics (The Hospital for Sick Children) 
Kate Sedore – Educational Programs Coordinator 
Jastaran Singh – Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream and Associate Chair, Undergraduate Studies 
David Spaner – Associate Professor (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre) 
Joan Wither – Professor (University Health Network) 
Anthony Wong – PhD Candidate (University Health Network) 
Brad Wouters – Executive Vice President, Science & Research, University Health Network 

Questions about the search should be sent to Anastasia Meletopoulos, Academic Affairs Manager, Office of the Dean, at anastasia.meletopoulos@utoronto.ca.   

Chair, Department of Medical Biophysics 

In accordance with the University of Toronto's “Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators,” the committee below has been struck to advise on the appointment of the next Chair of the Department of Medical Biophysics.  

The Advisory Committee, which has been approved by the Vice-President and Provost, welcomes comments and nominations for Chair. Input and nominations may be directed to any member of the committee listed below. Communications will be received in confidence. 

Trevor Young (Chair) – Dean, Temerty Faculty of Medicine and Vice Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions 
Joshua Barker – Dean, School of Graduate Studies and Vice-Provost, Graduate Research & Education  
Merle Casci – Business Manager 
Jean Chen – Associate Professor (Baycrest) 
Shane Harding – Assistant Professor (University Health Network) 
Timothy Hughes – Chair, Dept. of Molecular Genetics (Donnelly Centre for Cellular + Biomolecular Research) 
Theo Husby – MSc Student (University Health Network) 
Courtney Jones – Assistant Professor (University Health Network) 
Rama Khokha – Professor (University Health Network) 
Logine Negm – PhD Candidate (The Hospital for Sick Children) 
Meaghan O’Reilly – Associate Professor (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre) 
Lisa Robinson – Vice Dean, Strategy & Operations and Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics (The Hospital for Sick Children) 
Aaron Schimmer – Director, Research Institute, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network 
Bojana Stefanovic – Professor (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre) 
Juan-Carlos Zúñiga-Pflücker – Chair, Dept. of Immunology (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre) 

Questions about the search should be sent to Anastasia Meletopoulos, Academic Affairs Manager, Office of the Dean, at anastasia.meletopoulos@utoronto.ca.   

Chair, Department of Medical Imaging 

In accordance with the University of Toronto's “Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators,” the committee below has been struck to advise on the appointment of the next Chair of the Department of Medical Imaging.  

The Advisory Committee, which has been approved by the Vice-President and Provost, welcomes comments and nominations for Chair. Input and nominations may be directed to any member of the committee listed below. Communications will be received in confidence. 

Trevor Young (Chair) – Dean, Temerty Faculty of Medicine and Vice Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions 
Joao Amaral – Professor (The Hospital for Sick Children) 
Jaspreet Bajwa – Resident PGY4 
Alexandre Boutet – Fellow 
Eileen Brosnan – Academic Appointments & Promotion Coordinator 
Elizabeth David – Assistant Professor (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre) 
Phyllis Glanc – Professor and Vice Chair, Continuing Professional Development (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre) 
Kate Hanneman – Associate Professor and Site Director, Women's College Hospital (Toronto Joint Department of Medical Imaging) 
Lennox Huang – Chief Medical Officer and Vice-President, Medical & Academic Affairs, The Hospital for Sick Children 
Sebastian Mafeld – Assistant Professor and Site Director, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network (Toronto Joint Department of Medical Imaging) 
Danielle Martin – Chair, Department of Family & Community Medicine 
Derek Muradali – Professor (St. Michael's Hospital, Unity Health Toronto)
Lisa Robinson – Vice Dean, Strategy & Operations and Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics (The Hospital for Sick Children) 
Heidi Schmidt – Professor and Radiologist-in-Chief (Toronto Joint Department of Medical Imaging) 
Carol Swallow – Chair, Department of Surgery 

Questions about the search should be sent to Anastasia Meletopoulos, Academic Affairs Manager, Office of the Dean, at anastasia.meletopoulos@utoronto.ca.   

Chair, Department of Ophthalmology & Vision Sciences 

In accordance with the University of Toronto's “Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators,” the committee below has been struck to advise on the appointment of the next Chair of the Department of Ophthalmology & Vision Sciences.  

The Advisory Committee, which has been approved by the Vice-President and Provost, welcomes comments and nominations for Chair. Input and nominations may be directed to any member of the committee listed below. Communications will be received in confidence. 

Trevor Young (Chair) – Dean, Temerty Faculty of Medicine and Vice Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions 
Nupura Bakshi – Associate Professor, Vice Chair, Clinical & Quality Assurance and Director, Equity, Diversity & Inclusivity (Unity Health Toronto, Sinai Health, Kensington Health) 
Terry Caputo – Interim President & CEO, Kensington Health 
Mano Chandrakumar – Interim Director and Manager, Research Operations, Kensington Health 
Seema Emami – Resident PGY4 
Danny Enepekides – Professor and Chair, Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre) 
Radha Kohly – Assistant Professor and Vice Chair, Faculty Development, Equity, Diversity & Global Health (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre) 
Rajeev Muni – Assistant Professor and Vice Chair, Clinical Research (Unity Health Toronto) 
Beverley Orser – Professor and Chair, Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre) 
Marko Popovic – Resident PGY3 
Amandeep Rai – Lecturer and Director, Residency Program (Kensington Health, University Health Network) 
Lisa Robinson – Vice Dean, Strategy & Operations and Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics (The Hospital for Sick Children) 
Allan Slomovic – Professor and Vice Chair, Education and Director, Continuing Professional Development (University Health Network) 
Agnes Wong – Professor (The Hospital for Sick Children) 

Questions about the search should be sent to Anastasia Meletopoulos, Academic Affairs Manager, Office of the Dean, at anastasia.meletopoulos@utoronto.ca.   

Chair, Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology 

In accordance with the University of Toronto's “Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators,” the committee below has been struck to advise on the appointment of the next Chair of the Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology.  

The Advisory Committee, which has been approved by the Vice-President and Provost, welcomes comments and nominations for Chair. Input and nominations may be directed to any member of the committee listed below. Communications will be received in confidence. 

Trevor Young (Chair) – Dean, Temerty Faculty of Medicine and Vice Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions 
Ana Andreazza – Professor 
Michelle Arnot – Professor, Teaching Stream and Associate Chair, Undergraduate Education 
Joshua Barker – Dean, School of Graduate Studies and Vice Provost, Graduate Research & Education 
Landon Edgar – Assistant Professor 
Haidy Giratallah – PhD Candidate 
Alison Jee – PhD Candidate 
Krista Lanctot – Vice Chair, Basic & Clinical Science, Dept. of Psychiatry 
Rebecca Laposa – Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream 
Tamorah Lewis – Head, Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology, The Hospital for Sick Children 
Deborah O'Connor – Chair, Dept. of Nutritional Sciences 
David Riddick – Professor 
Jennifer Robinson – Research Grants & Partnerships Officer 
Lisa Robinson – Vice Dean, Strategy & Operations and Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics (The Hospital for Sick Children) 
Leonardo Salmena – Associate Professor

Questions about the search should be sent to Anastasia Meletopoulos, Academic Affairs Manager, Office of the Dean, at anastasia.meletopoulos@utoronto.ca.