Prof. Jeff Berryman assumed the role of Acting Provost and Vice-President, Academic in June 2018.
Prof. Berryman is currently in the third year of his term as Associate Vice-President, Academic, and is an internationally renowned legal scholar, a Distinguished University Professor, and Professor of Law.
He previously served as Dean of the Faculty of Law at the University of Windsor, where he has been for the past 35 years.
In addition, he holds an Honourary Professorship of Law, Faculty of Law, University of Auckland, N.Z. A specialist in remedies, he also teaches contract law, trusts and restitution.
He is the author of The Law of Equitable Remedies (Irwin Publishing – Essentials of Canadian Law series), now in its second edition, and is the co-ordinating editor and contributing author of Berryman et al, Remedies: Cases and Materials now in its 7th ed., published by Emond Montgomery. His published articles have appeared in journals in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, The United States, and England.
He has advised the New Zealand Ministry of Justice, Ontario Law Reform Commission, and the Federal Court of Canada. He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada and a barrister and solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand.