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 2018-2019 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) Fabrice Labeau (Interim)
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 Gillian Nycum 
Director, Teaching and Learning Services Laura Winer
Deans of Faculties
Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Anja Geitmann
Arts Antonia Maioni
Dentistry Elham Emami
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
Carola Weil
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

Stephane Bayen (2019)
Ashraf Ismail (2019)
Jacqueline Bede (2021)

Faculty of Arts

Miranda Hickman (2019)
Jim Engle-Warnick (2019)
Gregory Matthew Mikkelson (2020)
Ronald Niezen (2020)
Eran Shor (2020)
Laura Madokoro (2021)
Christa Scholtz (2021)
Alison Laywine (2021)
Tabitha Sparks (2021)

Faculty of Dentistry Svetlana Komarova (2021)
Faculty of Education

Ada Sinacore  (2020) 
Lisa Starr (2020)

Faculty of Engineering

​Nathaniel Quitoriano (2019)
Amine Kamen (2020)
Odile Liboiron-Ladouceur (2020)
David Theodore (2020)
Noémie-Manuelle Dorval Courchesne (2021)

Faculty of Law Richard Gold (2020)
Angela Campbell (2021)
Desautels Faculty of Management Animesh Animesh (2020)
Morty Yalovsky (2021)
Faculty of Medicine

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)
Laurie Snider (2021)
Laura Gonnerman (2021)
Susan Drouin (2021)

Schulich School of Music Julie Cumming (2021)
Jean-Sébastien Vallée (2021)
Faculty of Science

Gregor Fussmann (2019)
Hans Larsson (2019)
Masad Damha (2020)
Peter Grütter (2020)
John Gyakum (2020)
Jeffrey McKenzie (2020)
David Harpp (2021)
Nigel Roulet (2021)
David Stephens (2021)

School of Continuing Studies

Kamal Salmasi (2021)

University Libraries

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

Alenoush Saroyan (2019)
Axel van den Berg (2021)
Alvin Shrier (2021)
Administrative and Support Staff
Group 1 Kanella (Nellie) Voudouris (2019)
Group 2 Jarrod Nichol (2019)
Sameer Zuberi (2021)
Group 3

Eva Maciasz (2019)
Mary Jo McCullogh (2020)

Elected Student Members
Students' Society of McGill University (SSMU):
Richard (Tre) Mansdoerfer SSMU President
Jacob Shapiro SSMU VP University Affairs
Madeline Wilson Arts
Ommu-Kulsoom Abdul-Rahman Arts
Bryan Buraga Arts and Science
Sarim Malik Engineering
Réginal Labonté Law
Colin Donahoe Management
André Lametti Medicine
Annalise Patzer Nursing
Monique Morin Science
Zi Jun Huang Education 
Sofia Gadbois Music
McGill Association of Continuing Education Students (MACES):
Rod Louisa
Macdonald Campus Students' Association (MCSS):
Danny Amon
Post-Graduate Students' Society (PGSS):
Helena Zakrzewski, PGSS Secretary-General
Maria Tippler, PGSS Academic Affairs Officer
Nicholas Dunn
Erik Larson
Postdoctoral Scholar
Bruno Belzile