Senate Membership

The McGill Senate is composed of 111 voting members broadly representative of the University's constituencies (faculty, staff, students, administrators, Board members and alumni).

The 2017-2018 Senate membership is listed in the table below. Please note that terms begin September 1st and end August 31st, unless otherwise indicated. The terms of student Senators begin June 1st and end May 31st.

Ex Officio
Chancellor Honourable Michael Meighen
Chair of the Board Ram Panda
Principal Suzanne Fortier
Provost Christopher Manfredi
Deputy Provost (Student Life and Learning) Ollivier Dyens
Vice-Principal (Administration and Finance) Yves Beauchamp
Vice-Principal (University Advancement) Marc Weinstein
Vice-Principal (Research and Innovation) Martha Crago
Vice-Principal (Communications and External Relations) Louis Arseneault
University Registrar & Executive Director, Enrolment Services Anna Walsh (Interim University Registrar)
Director, Teaching and Learning Services Laura Winer
Deans of Faculties
Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Anja Geitmann
Arts Antonia Maioni
Dentistry Paul Allison
Education Dilson Rassier
Engineering Jim Nicell
Law Robert Leckey
Desautels Faculty of Management Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou
Medicine David Eidelman
Schulich School of Music Brenda Ravenscroft
Science R. Bruce Lennox
Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Josephine Nalbantoglu
Dean of Students
Christopher Buddle
Trenholme Dean of Libraries
C. Colleen Cook
Dean of the School of Continuing Studies
Judith Potter
Representatives of the Board of Governors
Tina Hobday (June 30, 2019)
Alex Kalil  (June 30, 2019)
Gael Eakin (June 30, 2020)
Elected Members
Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Jacqueline Bede (2018)
Stephane Bayen (2019)
Lawrence Goodridge (2019)

Faculty of Arts

Gillian Lane-Mercier (2018)
Joan Bartlett (2018)
Fiona Ritchie (2018)
Amanda Holmes (2018)
Lucyna Lach (2019)
Jim Engle-Warnick (2019)
Gregory Matthew Mikkelson (2020)
Ronald Niezen (2020)
Eran Shor (2020)
Philip Oxhorn (2020)

Faculty of Dentistry Mari Kaartinen  (2018)
Faculty of Education

Ada Sinacore  (2020) 
Lisa Starr (2020)

Faculty of Engineering

David Lowther (2018)
​Nathaniel Quitoriano (2019)
Amine Kamen (2020)
Odile Liboiron-Ladouceur (2020)
David Theodore (2020)

Faculty of Law Angela Campbell (2018)
Richard Gold (2020)
Desautels Faculty of Management Morty Yalovsky  (2018)
Animesh Animesh (2020)
Faculty of Medicine

Elaine Doucette (2018)
Laurie Snider (2018)
Laura Gonnerman (2018)
Eleanor Elstein (2020)
Daniel Bernard  (2020)
Kenneth Hastings  (2020)
Terence Hébert  (2020)

Edith Zorychta  (2020)
Bernard Robaire  (2020)
Michel Tremblay (2020)
Stefano Stifani (2020)
Robert Sladek (2020)
Momar Ndao (2020)

Schulich School of Music Lisa Barg (2018)
Hans-Ola Ericsson (2018)
Faculty of Science

David Harpp (2018)
Nigel Roulet (2018)
David Stephens (2018)
Gregor Fussmann (2019)
Hans Larsson (2019)
Masad Damha (2020)
Peter Grütter (2020)
John Gyakum (2020)
Jeffrey McKenzie (2020)

School of Continuing Studies

Guy Mineau (2018)

University Libraries

Marc Richard  (2018)
Natalie Waters (2020)
Tatiana Bedjanian (2021)

Marcelo Lannes  (2018)
Margaret Levey (2018)
Alenoush Saroyan (2019)
Administrative and Support Staff
Group 1 Kanella (Nellie) Voudouris (2019)
Sabine Dhir (2020)
Group 2 Antonia Di Paola  (2018)
Jarrod Nichol (2019)
Group 3

Eva Maciasz (2019)
Mary Jo McCullogh (2020)

Elected Student Members
Students' Society of McGill University (SSMU):
Muna Tojiboeva  SSMU President
Isabelle Oke SSMU VP University Affairs
Isabella Anderson Arts
Michael Nwabufo Arts
Salma Youssef Science
Richard "Tre" Mansdoerfer Engineering
Mariana Sosa School of Social Work
Ahmer Wali Medicine
Fatima Anjum Law
Nahal Fansia Nursing
Jed Lenetsky Arts and Science
Qi Yue He School of Physical and Occupational Therapy
McGill Association of Continuing Education Students (MACES):
James Gutman
Jerome Savaria-Carriere
Macdonald Campus Students' Association (MCSS):
Alice Lefebvre
Post-Graduate Students' Society (PGSS):
Maria Tippler, PGSS Secretary-General
Shufeng Zhou, PGSS Academic Affairs Officer
Nicholas Dunn
Erik Larson
Postdoctoral Scholar
Ignacio Spiousas