Committee on Student Discipline

Extract from the Code of Student Conduct and Disciplinary Procedures:

22 Committee on Student Discipline (CSD)

(a) The members of the CSD 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) two or more Vice-Chairs, selected from the academic staff;
(iii) eight other members of the academic staff;
(iv) twelve students approved by Senate, five selected by the Students’ Society of McGill University, three by the Post-Graduate Students’ Society, two by the McGill Association of Continuing Education Students, and two by the Macdonald Campus Students’ Society;
(v) three or more Legal Assessors;*
(vi) the Dean and Associate Dean of Students.

(b) Members of the CSD will attend training and information sessions at least once per academic year; the Office of the Dean of Students will coordinate such programming.

*“Legal Assessor” means a member of the staff of the University who holds a law degree, appointed by Senate, whose role is to advise the CSD or the Appeal Committee as to the conduct of proceedings (as per article 1(l) of the Code of Student Conduct and Disciplinary Procedures)


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

Membership (2020-21)

The Dean of Students – Mr. Glenn Zabowski (Interim)

Chair: Professor Richard Leask (Chemical Engineering, ENGINEERING) - 2021
Vice-Chair: Professor Antonia Arnaert (Nursing, MEDICINE) - 2021

Eight members of the academic staff:
   Ms. Kathy Roulet (School of Environment, AES) – 2021
   Professor Jason Carmichael (Sociology, ARTS) – 2021
   Professor Elsbeth Heaman (History and Classical Studies, ARTS) – 2022
   Professor Michael Hoover (Educational and Counselling Psychology, EDUCATION) – 2022
   Professor James Martin (Medicine, MEDICINE) – 2022
   Professor Tamara Western (Biology, SCIENCE) – 2022
   Professor Lisa Starr (Integrated Studies in Education, EDUCATION) – 2023
   Professor Vrinda Narain (LAW) – 2023

Three or more legal assessors:
   Professor Ram Jakhu - 2022
   Mr. Miroslaw Sadowski - 2023
   Ms. Salima Djerroud - 2023 

Five SSMU representatives: 
   Addy Parsons
   Adrienne Tessier
   Danielle Maor
   Jonah Fried
   Daniel Minden 

Three PGSS representatives: 
   Anirudh Bakshi
   TBD
   TBD

Two MCSS representatives:
   Patricia Sung
   Marie Prémont-St-Jean

Two MACES representatives: 
   Dahlia Dias
   Avery Bonair-Cyrus

Secretary: Mr. Glenn Zabowski

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