Appeal Committee for Student Discipline and Grievances

Extract from the Code of Student Conduct and Disciplinary Procedures

24 Appeal Committee

(a) The members of the Appeal Committee shall be appointed by Senate for staggered renewable three-year terms, with the exception of student members who shall be appointed on a one-year basis, renewable twice. All terms shall be effective 1 September. Membership shall consist of:

(i) a Chair, selected from the academic staff;

(ii) eight other members of the academic staff;

(iii) six students (three graduate and three undergraduate);

(b) Two Legal Assessors shall be appointed as non-voting members of the Committee. The Legal Assessors for the Committee on Student Discipline, the Committee on Student Grievances and the Appeal Committee for Student Discipline and Grievances shall serve in the capacity of Legal Assessor, on any of the three committees. The Legal Assessor serving on an appeal committee shall in no instance be the same individual who served as a Legal Assessor for the Committee on Student Discipline.

(c) As much as possible, members shall be drawn from different faculties with a view to strive for diversity of membership.

(d) Committee members shall stay on past the end of their terms in order to complete a case where a hearing has begun or proceeded before then.

[Please refer to the "Code of Student Grievance Procedures" and to the "Code of Student Conduct and Disciplinary Procedures" for further details.]

Membership (3-year renewable terms)

Academic staff:
  Professor Genevieve Bassellier (MANAGEMENT) - 2019
  Professor Peter Caines (ENGINEERING) - 2019
  Professor Richard Hovey (DENTISTRY) - 2020
  Professor Steve Jordan (Integrated Studies in Education, EDUCATION) - 2020 (Chair)
  Professor Jaswinder Singh (Plant Science, FAES) - 2021
  Professor Karine Auclair (Chemistry, SCIENCE) - 2021
  Professor Ada Sinacore (Educational and Counselling Psychology, EDUCATION) -2021
  Professor Stefano Algieri (Music Performance, MUSIC) - 2021
  Professor Geoffroy Noel (Anatomy and Cell Biology, MEDICINE) - 2021

Legal Assessors:
  Dr. Giacomo Marchisio (Law) - 2020
  Ms. Julia Selman (Law) - 2021

Three undergraduate student members:
  Mr. Mahdi Kleit (Bioresource Engineering, FAES) 
  Mr. Raoul Wieland (Law and Master of Social Work)
  Ms. Rosalie Peng (Industrial Relations and East Asian Studies, ARTS)

Three graduate student members:
   Ms. Rebecca Katz (Information Studies, ARTS)
   Ms. Harmehr Sekhon (Experimental Medicine, MEDICINE)
   Mr. Shaun Retallick (Religious Studies, ARTS)

Secretary: Ms Bonnie Borenstein