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.