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Membership, Elections, and Vacancies

Membership

Full List 2018 2019 Academic Council Membership

Ex-Officio Members

Position/Title:
Dean Dr. Roger Strasser Ex-officio
Vice Dean Academic Dr. Catherine Cervin (Chair) Ex-officio
Associate Dean Undergraduate Medical Education Dr. Brian Ross Ex-officio
Interim Associate Dean Postgraduate Education Dr. Thomas Crichton / Jennifer Fawcett Ex-officio
Associate Dean Research & Interim Associate Dean Community Engagement Dr. Penny Moody-Corbett Ex-officio
Associate Dean Faculty Affairs Dr. Janice Willett Ex-officio
Assistant Dean of Admissions Dr. Owen Prowse Ex-officio
Director of Health Sciences Library Patty Fink Ex-officio
Heads of the Academic Divisions Dr Harshad Telang (Clinical Sciences)

Dr. Douglas Boreham (Medical Sciences)

Dr. Elizabeth Levin (Human Sciences)

Ex-officio

Ex-officio

Ex-officio

Provost and Vice President Academic, Lakehead Dr. Nancy Luckai (designate) Ex-officio
Vice President Academic and Provost, Laurentian Dr. Céline Larivière (designate) Ex-officio

Elected Members

Elected:
Four (4) members

from the Human Sciences Division

Dr. Elaine Hogard

Bruce Weaver

2017-2020

2016-2019

Dr. Adam Day

Dr. Patricia Smith

2017-2020

2018-2021

Four (4) members

from the Medical Sciences Division

Dr. David MacLean

Dr. Marina Ulanova

2017-2020

2017-2020

Dr. Neelam Khaper

Dr. Alain Simard

2017-2020

2017-2020

Twelve (12) members

from the Clinical Sciences Division

 

Britton Sprules

Dr. John Lanthier

Dr. Mark Thibert

Dr. Louise Logan

Dr. Rayuda Koka

Dr. Melanie Squarzolo

2017-2020

2017-2020

2017-2020

2017-2020

2017-2020

2016-2019

Dr. Popuri Krishna

Dr. William Hettenhausen

Dr. Frances Kilbertus

Dr. Emmanuel Abara

Ashley Hurley (Vice Chair)

Christopher Winn

2016-2019

2018-2021

2018-2021

2018-2021

2017-2020

2018-2021

Two (2) Indigenous Academic Dr. Elaine Innes 2017-2020 Dr. Darrel Manitowabi 2018-2021
Four (4) Francophone Academic

 

Dr. Roni Atoui

Dr. Laura Piccinin

2018-2021

2016-2019

Dr. Paul Miron

Dr. Chris Kupsh

2018-2021

2017-2020

Four (4) MD Students

 

Niharika Shahi (year3 – TBY)

Peter Smylie (year1 – SBY)

2017-2019 Connor Inglis (year4 –TBY)

Lindsay Leduc  (year3 – SBY)

2017-2019

2018-2019*

Two (2) Postgraduate Trainees Dr. George McKay  2018-2020 Dr. Vincent Le 2017-2019
One (1) Dietetic Intern Saara Rizzo 2018-2020

Committee Chairs on Membership

Chair(s) of Standing Committees
Admissions Committee Dr. Owen Prowse Ex-officio
Appeals Committee Dr. Celine Lariviere Ex-Officio
CEPD Advisory Committee Dr. James Goertzen Ex-officio
Governance & Nominations Committee Vice Chair Academic Council Ex-officio
Graduate Studies Committee Dr. Darrel Manitowabi Ex-officio
HSIPE Committee Robert Barnett Ex-officio
PGE Committee Dr. Thomas Crichton Ex-officio
Research Committee Dr. Penny Moody-Corbett Ex-officio
UME Committee Dr. Brian Ross Ex-officio

For information or bios on faculty members please visit the Faculty Affairs website

ELECTIONS and VACANCIES

If you are aware of faculty who may be interested please encourage them to submit a nomination.  Alternatively, if your term is expiring in June of 2018 and you are interested in renewing it or applying please submit a nomination form.   If you are unsure if your current term is expiring that information is available under Membership.

Procedures and Timeline

·  Nomination Period (February 20 to March 9) or until filled

·  Voting Period (if necessary) (Mar 13 – 16 noon) or until required

·  Election Results – posted when available

To be eligible candidates shall:

1.     be nominated by one or more members of Academic Council or within their Division;

2.     be eligible faculty including both full time and stipendiary faculty from all Divisions

3.     be learners registered as full‐time students in good academic standing

The terms will run for 3 years (July 1 to June 30) with the exception of Learners and Postgraduate Trainees (2 years (July 1 – June 30)

·  Bio / Electoral text of candidates (may be required for election)

For General Information about the Academic Council

·  Academic Council Constitution

·  Nominations and Elections Policy

Please complete the following Interest to Serve Nomination form

**Attendance and quorum is essential to conduct the business of Academic Council, therefore please review the dates for the future Academic Council meetings.  Meeting information

**Nominations are only accepted if the vacancy is open until filled or if you are completing the forms within the eligible periods.

For general information please email governance@nosm.ca

Committee Vacancies

Academic Council Appeals Committee – Open until Filled

Governance and Nominations Committee – Open until Filled

** Must be a current member of Academic Council

INFORMATION

This webpage will contain a collection of documents and policies passed by the Academic Council, as well as associated procedures and guidelines which are currently in effect. This PDF collection is intended to function as a convenient reference. Although the Office of the Secretary for the Academic Council updates this site on a regular basis, it is impossible to ensure complete accuracy at all times. Therefore, the Office does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of this electronic collection. In the event of any discrepancies between the policy documents formally passed and the PDF versions published via MyNOSM, the former shall be the governing version.

To ensure that you have the final approved version or if you need to rely upon the latest of the policies for legal and other purposes please obtain a copy of the official version of the policy by writing to the Office of the Secretary at governance@nosm.ca 

Secretary to the Academic Council:

Ms. Gina Kennedy, DTM
Tel: 705- 662-7206
Fax: 705-671-3830
Email: gina.kennedy@nosm.ca