Faculty Equity Committee


Terms of Reference

To identify actionable issues and opportunities regarding equity, diversity, and inclusivity within the Faculty of Engineering community and respond either by direct action or concrete recommendations to a Department, School, Faculty or other body with the power to act.

Current Focus

Each Committee member’s primary role is to support their respective Unit Chair or Director in the development and implementation of a local (i.e., Unit-specific) EDI strategy in alignment with the Faculty of Engineering EDI Strategic Priorities.


Prof. Michael Kokkolaras | michael.kokkolaras [at] mcgill.ca (Email)


2022–2023 Committee Membership




Chair Associate Dean (Faculty Affairs) Michael Kokkolaras
Faculty Architecture (ARCH) Ipek Türeli
Bioengineering (BIEN) Sara Mahshid
Chemical Engineering (CHEE) Reghan Hill
Civil Engineering (CIVE) Dominic Frigon
Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) Brett Meyer
Mechanical Engineering (MECH) Damiano Pasini
Mining & Materials Engineering (MIME) Mihriban Pekguleryuz
Urban Planning (URBP) Lisa Bornstein
Ex Officio McGill Engineering Student Centre (MESC) Nancy Lewis
Human Resources (HR) Susanne Baumann-Moroy
E-IDEA Nia Fernandez
Central Equity Liaison Kit Malo
Student Representatives Graduate Engineering Equity Committee (GEEC) Racchana Ramamurthy
Indigenous Inclusion Committee (IIC) Kayleigh Spencer
Engineering Undergraduate Society (EUS) Equity Sehr Moosabhoy & Katia Hwang
National Society for Black Engineers (NSBE) Sohan Liban Ismael
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