Committee on Staff Grievances and Disciplinary Procedures

Extract from the Regulations Relating to the Employment of Academic Staff:

10.1   There shall be a Committee on Staff Grievances and Disciplinary Procedures to hear grievances and hold hearings on disciplinary measures at the request of staff members. Said committee shall consist of eight members with a term of office of three years commencing on the 1st day of September.

10.2   Notwithstanding Section 10.1, the Committee on Staff Grievances and Disciplinary Procedures shall, when first constituted, consist of two members appointed for a term of three years, two for a term of two years, and two for a term of one year.

10.3   The Committee on Staff Grievances and Disciplinary Procedures shall be appointed by the Board of Governors from a panel drawn up as follows:

10.3.1   Prior to the 1st day of April each year, the President of the McGill Association of University Teachers or the President’s designate and the Principal or the Principal’s designate shall submit to the Senate Nominating Committee a jointly approved slate of names of tenured staff members. This slate shall include at least one and a half times as many names as there are vacancies on the Committee on Staff Grievances and Disciplinary Procedures to be filled that year.

10.3.2   From this slate, the Senate Nominating Committee shall strike a panel of nominees equal to the number of vacancies to be filled and shall also designate the chair and vice-chair of the Committee on Staff Grievances and Disciplinary Procedures.

10.3.3   The panel thus struck shall be submitted to Senate and to the Board of Governors for approval.

 

Membership

(3-year terms commencing September 1)

Professor Daniel Bernard (Pharmacology and Therapeutics, MEDICINE) – 2019 - (Chair)
Professor Gloria Tannenbaum (Pediatrics, MEDICINE) – 2020
Professor Frank Ferrie (Electrical and Computer Engineering/Centre for Intelligent Machines, ENGINEERING) - 2020 (Vice-Chair)

Mr. Daniel Boyer (Head Librarian of the Nahum Gelber Law Library, LIBRARIES) – 2021
Professor Roe-Min Kok (Music Research, MUSIC) – 2021
Professor John White (Physiology, MEDICINE) – 2021
Professor Sonia Laszlo (Economics, ARTS) – 2021
Professor Inna Sharf (Mechanical Engineering, ENGINEERING) – 2021

Secretary: Ms. Bonnie Borenstein