Graduate Faculty Members

The regulations for Graduate Faculty designation are outlined in the Senate Policy on Graduate Faculty Designation.

To become designated as a Graduate Faculty member, a Graduate Faculty Application form must be completed.

Review a list of current graduate faculty members.


Eligibility Criteria:

  1. Possession of a PhD. or equivalent (another degree, formal training, experience).
  2. Scholarly or creative activity as demonstrated by refereed publication or its equivalent for the discipline of the field (performance of an artistic work, juried exhibition). A total of two such works are required over the preceding four-year period.
  3. A record of successful involvement in graduate teaching and/or supervision, or the prospect of such activities, typically over the preceding five years.

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Tenured or tenure-track, full-time faculty members and Professors Emeriti may be appointed as Full Graduate provided they meet the eligibility criteria.
  • Only members of the Full Graduate Faculty may solely supervise Graduate Student research.
  • Only members of the Full Graduate Faculty may teach graduate courses, with exceptions being allowed upon the permission of the Faculty Dean.

Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

  • Adjunct faculty, Limited-term Appointees and Ancillary Academic Staff may be appointed as Affiliate Graduate faculty provided they meet the eligibility criteria.
  • The role of Adjunct faculty members and Ancillary Academic Staff will be limited to participation on Master’s and Doctoral committees in the following capacities: co-supervisor; internal department reader; outside department reader.
  • The role of Limited-term appointees will be limited to participation on Master’s committees only, and in the following capacities: co-supervisor; internal department reader; outside department reader.

Application Procedures:

Submissions for designation as Graduate Faculty may be made at any time using the Graduate Faculty Application form.

  1. Application by faculty members or recommendation by the AAU to an appropriate committee of the AAU (i.e. the Appointments or Graduate committees).
  2. Review by the AAU committee of applications received.
  3. Forwarding to Dean of Faculty by AAU committee of applications approved along with articulation of how criteria were applied.
  4. Review by committee of the Faculty and forwarding of approved applications with recommendations to the Executive Committee of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Graduate Faculty Members - by Faculty


Communication, Media and Film

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Asquith, Kyle
  • Brown, Brian A.
  • Engle, Karen (cross-appointed)
  • Manzerolle, Vincent
  • Rodney, Lee (cross-appointed)
  • Scatamburlo-D'Annibale, Valerie
  • Stasko, Michael
  • Virdi, Jyotika

Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

Lau, Ka Leung Tony - until June 30, 2022


School of Creative Arts

(MFA - Film and Media Arts and MFA - Visual Arts)

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Bae, Sung Min 
  • Engle, Karen  
  • Heard, Catherine
  • Hector, Nicholas
  • Lee, Brent
  • Nelson, Kim
  • Papador, Nick 
  • Rodney, Lee 
  • Torinus, Sigi
  • Willet, Jennifer

Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

  • Meloche, Jaclyn - until June 30, 2023

  • Sando, Julie - until June 30, 2024

  • Séoane, José Hernandez

English

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Cabri, Louis
  • Davison, Carol Margaret
  • Dilworth, Thomas
  • Douglass-Chin, Richard
  • Holbrook, Susan
  • Jacobs, Dale
  • Jirgens, Karl 
  • Johnston, Mark
  • Markotic, Nicole
  • Muse, Sandra 
  • Pender, Stephen
  • Quinsey, Katherine 

History

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Burr, Christina
  • Huffaker, Shauna
  • Lazure, Guy
  • Nelson, Robert
  • Palmer, Steven
  • Teasdale, Guillaume
  • Wright, Miriam

Affiliate Status:

  • Phipps, Pauline
  • Way, Peter (retired)

Philosophy

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Blair, John Anthony
  • Guarini, Marcello
  • Hansen, Hans 
  • Hundleby, Catherine
  • Neculau, Radu
  • Noonan, Jeffrey
  • Rose, Philip
  • Sullivan-Clarke, Andrea 
  • Tindale, Christopher

Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

  • Boulos, Pierre until June 30, 2021

Political Science

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Amore, Roy
  • Anderson, William
  • Brooks, Stephen
  • Collier, Cheryl
  • Essex, Jamey
  • Lanoszka, Anna
  • Major, Rebecca

  • Maltseva, Elena
  • Miljan, Lydia
  • Najem, Tom
  • Ovadia, Jesse
  • Richez, Emmanuelle
  • Richter, Andrew
  • Soderlund, Walter 
  • Sutcliffe, John
  • Wittebols, Jim

Psychology

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Abeare, Christopher
  • Biss, Renee
  • Boroughs, Michael
  • Boucher, Chantal
  • Buchanan, Lori
  • Casey, Joseph
  • Cohen, Jerome
  • Cramer, Kenneth
  • Erdodi, Laszio
  • Fritz, Patti
  • Hakim-Larson, Julie
  • Jackson, Dennis
  • Jarry, Josee
  • Kichler, Jessica
  • Kuo, Ben
  • Kustra, Erika
  • Kwantes, Catherine
  • LaBelle, Onawa
  • Lafreniere, Kathryn
  • Langton, Calvin
  • Menard, Dana
  • Menna, Rosanne
  • Miller, Carlin
  • Pascual-Leone, Antonio
  • Rappaport, Lance
  • Romero, Kristoffer
  • Senn, Charlene
  • Soucie, Kendall
  • Singleton-Jackson, Jill

Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

  • Freer, John - until June 30, 2024
  • Jeffrey, Nicole – until June 30, 2023
  • Ledgerwood, David - until June 30, 2021

Social Work

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Ambrose-Miller, Wayne
  • Carter, M. Irene
  • Guta, Adrian
  • Damianakis, Thecla
  • Donnelly, Elizabeth
  • Duarte, Filipe
  • Gorey, Kevin
  • Grant, Jill
  • Habibov, Nazim
  • Mohanty, Jayashree
  • Kvarfordt, Connie
  • Levin, Dana
  • Lwin, Kristin
  • Park, Wansoo
  • Selmi, Patrick
  • Stirbys, Cynthia 
  • Voronka, Jijian
  • Wright, Robin
  • Yun, Sung Hyun

Sociology, Anthropology and Criminology

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Adam, Barry
  • Albanese, John
  • Basok, Tanya
  • Cradock, Gerald
  • Datta, Ronjon Paul
  • Deckard, Delia
  • Feldman, Gregory 
  • Fitzgerald, Amy
  • George, Glynis
  • Harney, Nickolas
  • Ku, Jane
  • Lippert, Randy
  • Maticka- Tyndale, Eleanor
  • McMurphy, Suzanne
  • Nakhaie, M. Reza
  • Omorodion, Francisca
  • Rudhramoorthy, Cheran

 

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Aleks, Rachel
  • Al-Hayale, Talal
  • An, Yunbi
  • Aneja, Yash
  • Baki, Mohammed
  • Bhandari, Gokul
  • Bussière, David
  • Elsaid, Eahab
  • Fredette, Christopher
  • Ganzin, Max
  • Guo, Xiaolei
  • Kerr, Gerry
  • Lan, George
  • Li, Wu (Kevin)
  • Ma, Zhenzhong
  • Mahajan , Ashish - until April 30, 2022.
  • Mohebshahedin , Mahmood
  • Ong, Audra
  • Pandher, Gurupdesh
  • Richardson, Alan
  • Robson, Karen
  • Samnani, Al- Karim
  • Schlosser, Francine
  • Snowdon, Anne
  • Sterling, Maureen
  • Ursel, Nancy
  • Voyer, Peter
  • Walker, Kent
  • Zhong, Ligang





















 

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Allen, Andrew
  • Beckford, Clinton  
  • Cherian, Finney - until April 30, 2022
  • Cobb, Cam
  • Correa, Priscila
  • Daniel, Yvette
  • Egbo, Benedicta
  • Ezeife, Anthony
  • Glassford, Larry
  • Greig, Christopher
  • Holloway, Susan
  • Jaber, Lindsey - until April 30, 2022
  • Martinovic, Dragana
  • Montgomery, Kenneth
  • Oloo, James
  • Parker, Lana
  • Rideout, Glenn
  • Salinitri, Geri
  • Sefton, Terry Gay
  • Smith, Clayton
  • Smith Kara
  • Stanley, Darren
  • Stewart, Bonnie
  • Vanderkooy, Christine
  • Vanner, Catherine 
  • Xu, Shijing  
  • Zhang, Zuochen
  • Zhou, Guoqiang

Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

  • Freer, John - until June 30, 2026
  • Kustra, Erika - until June 30, 2025
  • Sirek, Danielle - until June 30, 2026
  • Wiebe, Natasha - until June 30, 2025

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Mechanical, Automotive and Materials Engineering


Civil and Environmental Engineering

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Asfour, Abdui-Fattah
  • Balachandar, Ram
  • Biswas, Niharendu
  • Bolisetti,Tirupati
  • Das, Sreekanta
  • Carriveau, Rupp
  • Cheng, Shaohong
  • Ghrib, Faouzi
  • Henshaw, Paul
  • Kim, Yoon Hoon
  • Lalman, Jerald
  • Lee, Chris
  • Maoh, Hanna
  • Ruparathna, Rajeev
  • Ruparathna, Vithanapalpita
  • Seth, Rajesh
  • Tam, Edwin
  • Van Engelen, Niel
  • Xu, Xiaohong

Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

  • Ghaednia, Hossein – until Sept. 30, 2021

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Azzouz, Maher 
  • Abdel-Raheem, Esam
  • Ahmadi, Majid
  • Balasingham, Balakumar
  • Emadi, Arezoo
  • Chen, Xiang
  • Chen, Chunhong
  • Chowdhury, Sazzadur
  • Erfani, Shervin
  • Kar, Narayan
  • Khalid, Mohammed
  • Kwan, H.K. (Peter)
  • Mirhassani, Mitra
  • Muscedere, Roberto
  • Sakr, Ahmed Hamdi
  • Saif, Mehrdad
  • Shahrrava, Behnam
  • Tepe, Kemal
  • Wu, Huapeng
  • Wu, Jonathan
  • Zhang, Ning

 Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

  • Alirezaee, Shahpour – until August 31, 2021
  • Anderson, William - until June 30, 2021 -cross-appointed
  • Awad, Ahmed – until June 30, 2022
  • Biondi, Francesco – until June 30, 2021 - cross-appointed
  • Hassanzadeh, Mohammad - until April 30, 2023
  • Iyer, Lakshmi Varaha - until Dec. 31, 2021
  • Nazri, Gholam-Abbas - until Aug. 31, 2023
  • Rashidzadeh, Rashid – until September 1, 2021
  • Razavi-Far, Roozbeh
  • Toulabi, Mohammad Sedigh - until April 30, 2023
  • Zhou, Bill - until May 31, 2023 - cross-appointed

Mechanical, Automotive and Materials Engineering

Full Graduate Faculty:

Mech= Mechanical Engineering programs

Mat= Materials Engineering programs

Ind= MASc Industrial Engineering and PhD Industrial & Manufacturing Systems Engineering programs

  • Abdul-Kader, Walid (Mech/Ind)
  • Ahamed, Mohammed Jalal
  • Alpas, Ahmet (Mech/Mat)
  • Altenhof, William (Mech/Mat)
  • Azab, Ahmed (Mech/Ind)
  • Baki, Fazle - cross-appointed (Ind) - until December 31, 2023
  • Balachandar, Ram - cross-appointed – until December 31, 2021
  • Bowers, Randy (Mat) - until April 30, 2022 
  • Caron, Richard (IMSE PhD) - cross-appointed (perpetuity)
  • Cherniaev, Aleksandr (Mech)
  • Defoe, Jeffrey (Mech)
  • Eaves, Nicholas (Mech)
  • Edrisy, Afsaneh (Mat/Mech)
  • ElMaraghy, Hoda (Ind)
  • ElMaraghy, Waguih (Mech/Ind)
  • Fartaj, Amir (Mech)
  • Green, Daniel (Mech/Mat)
  • Hu, Henry (Mat)
  • Jianu, Ofelia (Mech)
  • Johrendt, Jennifer (Mech)
  • Kabir, Golam (Ind) Adjunct until Dec 31, 2021
  • Kim, Eunsik (Mech/Ind)
  • Lashkari, Reza (Ind)
  • Minaker, Bruce (Mech)
  • Nie, Xueyuan (Mat)
  • Northwood, Derek (Mat)
  • Novak, Colin (Mech)
  • Oriet, Leo (Mech/Ind)
  • Pasek, Zbigniew (Ind)
  • Rahimi, Afshin (Mech)
  • Rankin, Gary (Mech)
  • Reader, Graham (Mech)
  • Riahi, Reza (Mat)
  • Roussinova, Vesselina (Mech)
  • Schuelke-Leech, Beth-Anne (Mech/Ind)
  • Sobiesiak, Andrzej (Mech)
  • Stagner, Jacqueline (Mech)
  • Stoilov, Vesselin (Mech/Mat)
  • Tam, Edwin (Mech) - cross-appointed (perpetuity)
  • Ting, David (Mech)
  • Urbanic, Jill (Mech/Ind)
  • Wang, Hunglin (Michael) (Mech/Ind)
  • Zamani, Nader (Mech)
  • Zhang, Guoqing (Mech/Ind)
  • Zheng, Ming (Mech)
  • Zhou, Biao (Mech)

Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

  • Barron, Ronald (mech)- until June 30, 2022
  • Damodaran, Vijay (Mech) - until July 31, 2023
  • Etemadi, Majed (Mech) - until July 23, 2023
  • Han, Xiaoye (Mech) - until December 31, 2022
  • Kabir, Golam (Ind) – until December 31, 2021
  • Naderi, Bahman (Mech)- until April 30, 2022
  • Nasif, Ghassan (Mech) - until Aug. 31, 2022
  • Tjong, Jimi (Mech)- until October 31, 2021
  • Yu, Xiao (Mech)- until July 31, 2023

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Andrews, Dave
  • Azar, Nadia
  • Bain, Anthony
  • Biondi, Francesco
  • Cort, Joel
  • Chandler, Krista
  • Dixon, Jess C.
  • Eddy, Terence
  • Gee, Sarah
  • Greenham, Craig
  • Horton, Sean
  • Krause, Matthew
  • Loughead, Todd
  • Martyn, Scott
  • McGowan, Cheri
  • McNevin, Nancy
  • Millar, Patricia (Patti)
  • Milne, Kevin
  • Paraschak, Victoria
  • Scharoun, Sara
  • van Wyk, Paula
  • Weir, Patti
  • Woodruff, Sarah

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Crawley, Jamie
  • Cruz, Edward
  • de Witt, Lorna
  • Fox, Susan
  • Freeman, Michelle
  • Freeman, Laurie
  • Giannotti, Natalie
  • Kane, Debbie
  • Mirza, Noeman 
  • Morrell, Sherry
  • Patrick, Linda
  • Pittman, Gina
  • Pfaff, Kathryn
  • Ralph, Jody
  • Tanlaka, Eric

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Bahdi, Reem
  • Berryman, Jeffrey
  • Chapdelaine, Pascale
  • Conklin, William 
  • Galvano Ferreira, Patricia 
  • Irish, Maureen 
  • Jacobs, Beverly
  • Jacobs, Laverne
  • Kalajdzic, Jasminka
  • Kianieff, Muharem
  • Macfarlane, Julie
  • Moon, Richard 
  • Mummé, Claire
  • Ocheje, Paul 
  • Semple, Noel
  • Sheldon, C. Tess 
  • Smit, Anneke 
  • Smyth, Gemma
  • Tanovich, David
  • Tawfik, Myra 
  • Venkatesh, Vasanthi 
  • Waters, Christopher
  • Wharton, Sara
  • Xavier, Sujith

Biological Sciences graduate programs

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Crawford, Michael J.
  • Crosby, William L.
  • Dason, Jeffrey
  • Doucet, Stéphanie
  • Febria, Catherine
  • Haffner, G. Douglas
  • Heath, Daniel
  • Higgs, Dennis M.
  • Hubberstey, Andrew V.
  • Hudson, John W.
  • Hussey, Nigel
  • Karpowicz, Phillip
  • Love, Oliver P.
  • Mennill, Daniel
  • Pitcher, Trevor E.l
  • Porter, Lisa A.
  • Rahim, Mir Munir 
  • Semeniuk, Christina A.D.
  • Swan, Andrew
  • VanLaerhoven, Sherah
  • Zhang, Huiming
  • Zielinski, Barbara

Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

  • Cavallo-Medved, Dora

Chemistry and Biochemistry

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Ananvoranich, Sirinart
  • Carmichael, Tricia B.
  • Drover, Marcus
  • Eichhorn, S. Holger
  • Gauld, James W.
  • Green, James R.
  • Johnson Samuel A.
  • Loeb, Stephen J.
  • Marquardt, Drew 
  • Mundle, Scott
  • Mutus, Bulent
  • Pandey, Siyaram
  • Rondeau-Gagné, Simon
  • Rawson, Jeremy M.
  • Taylor, Keith E.
  • Trant, John
  • Vacratsis, Panayiotis, O.
  • Vukotic, Vedran (Nick)
  • Wang, Jichang

Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

  • Chandrasekera, Charu – until December 31, 2023
  • Schurko, Rob - until August 31, 2022

Computer Science

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Ahmad, Imran
  • Alhadidi, Dima
  • Bandyopadhyay, Subir (emeritus)
  • Biniaz, Ahmad
  • Boufama, Boubakeur
  • Bright, Curtis
  • Chen, Xiao, Jun (Jessica)
  • Ezeife, Christie, H.
  • Fani, Hossein
  • Frost, Richard (emeritus)
  • Gras, Robin
  • Jaekel, Arunita
  • Kobti, Ziad
  • Lu, Jianguo
  • Moradian Zadeh, Pooya 
  • Mukhopadhyay, Asish
  • Ngom, Alioune
  • Rueda, Luis
  • Saad Ahmed, Sherif
  • Samet, Saeed
  • Tsin, Yung H. (Peter)
  • Wu, Dan
  • Yuan, Xiaobu

Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

  • Alkhateeb, Abedalrhman - until October 31, 2022
  • Ksantini, Riadh - until July 31, 2021
  • Kargar, Mehdi - until July 31, 2021

Earth Sciences

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Al-Aasm, Ihsan
  • Cioppa, Maria
  • Crossman, Jill
  • Drouillard, Ken G.
  • Fisk, Aaron
  • Gagnon, Joel
  • Gordon, Robert
  • Houser, Christopher
  • MacIsaac, Hugh J.
  • McKay, Robert Michael
  • Mundle, Scott - cross-appointed until January 31, 2025
  • Polat, Ali
  • Proctor, Cameron
  • Samson, Iain
  • Weisener, Christopher 
  • Yang, Jianwen

Economics

 Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Arbex, Marcelo
  • Li, Dingding
  • Rhee, Hyuk-jae
  • Trudeau, Christian
  • Turdaliev, Nurlan
  • Xu, Chenyang
  • Wang, YunTong
  • Zhang, Yahong

Environmental Science

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Drouillard, Ken
  • Fisk, Aaron
  • Fryer, Brian
  • Gagnon, Joel
  • Gras, Robin
  • Haffner, Doug
  • Heath, Daniel
  • Lalman, Jerald
  • Love, Oliver
  • MacIsaac, Hugh
  • McKay, Robert Michael
  • Pitcher, Trevor
  • Semeniuk, Christina
  • Weisener, Christopher
  • Zielinski, Barbara

Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

  • Chaganti, Subba Rao - until Dec. 31, 2021
  • Droppo, Ian – until June 30, 2022
  • Johnson, Tim - until June 30, 2022
  • Phillips, Lori – until Feb. 28, 2022
  • Pope, James - until June 30, 2022
  • Stammler, Katie - until Sept. 30, 2022

Mathematics and Statistics

 Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Alfakih, Abdo Y.
  • Barron, Ronald
  • Belalia, Mohamed 
  • Borisov, Dennis
  • Caron, Richard J. 
  • Hlynka, Myron
  • Hu, Zhiguo - until April 30, 2022
  • Hussein, Abdulkadir 
  • Monfared-Sangani, Mehdi
  • Nkurunziza, Sévérien
  • Paul, Sudhir R
  • Shapiro, Ilya
  • Yang, Dilian
  • Yee, Wai Ling
  • Zahariuc, Adrian

Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

  • Ahmed, Ejaz - until June 30, 2022
  • Brill, Percy - until Dec. 31, 2022

Physics

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Drake, Gordon W.F.
  • Hammond, Thomas J. 
  • Maev, Roman G.
  • Maeva, Elena Yu
  • Kedzierski, Wladyslaw
  • Kim, Eugene Hubert
  • Rangan, Chitra
  • Rehse, Steven J.
  • Rau, Jeffrey
  • Xiao, Dan

Affiliate Graduate Faculty:

  • Pan, Ming - until April 30, 2022

Full Graduate Faculty:

  • Collet-Najem, Tanja
  • Jacobs, Heidi
  • Rossini, Antonio
  • Sevillano Canicio, Victor
  • Stevens Abbitt, Erica
  • Waldron, Janice
  • Walsh, Lionel