Senate Composition

Ex-Officio Members

  • President - Chair of Senate
  • Vice- President Fredericton (Academic)
  • Vice-President (Finance & Corporate Services)
  • Vice-President (Research)
  • Vice-President (Saint John)
  • President, St. Thomas University (may be represented by Vice-President)
  • Dean of the Faculty of Arts
  • Dean of the Faculty of Business Administration
  • Dean of the Faculty of Computer Science
  • Dean of the Faculty of Education
  • Dean of the Faculty of Engineering
  • Dean of the Faculty of Forestry and Environmental Management
  • Dean of the School of Graduate Studies
  • Dean of the Faculty of Kinesiology
  • Dean of the Faculty of Law
  • Dean of the Faculty of Nursing
  • Dean of Renaissance College
  • Dean of the Faculty of Science
  • Assistant Vice-President (Student Services)
  • Executive Director of Alumni Affairs
  • Director of the College of Extended Learning
  • Dean of Libraries (Fredericton)
  • Registrar (Fredericton)
  • Secretary of Senate (non-voting) 

Faculty Representatives (Elected by the Faculties)

  • Faculty of Arts:    5
  • Faculty of Business Administration:    2
  • Faculty of Computer Science:    1
  • Faculty of Education:    2
  • Faculty of Engineering:    3
  • Faculty of Forestry & Environmental Management:    1
  • Faculty of Kinesiology:    1
  • Faculty of Law:    1
  • Faculty of Nursing:    1
  • Renaissance College:    1
  • Faculty of Science:   4

Other Elected and Appointed Members

  • 6 Faculty Representatives Elected at Large
  • 1 Library Representative
  • 1 Elected Alumni Representative
  • 4 Elected Faculty Members (Fredericton) of the Board of Governors
  • 2 Members Appointed by the Board from the Members of the Board (Exclusive of the Elected Faculty Members of the Board)
  • 6 Student Representatives Elected at Large
  • 1 Elected Part-time Student Representative
  • 1 Elected Graduate Student Representative

Total Voting Members: 67

Senate Membership 2016-17

(Updated 13 September 2016)

Ex-Officio Members

  • The President, H. E. A. (Eddy) Campbell, BSc, MSc, PhD
  • Vice-President Academic (Fredericton), George MacLean, BA, MA, PhD
  • Vice-President (Administration & Finance), Karen Cunningham, CA, BComm
  • Vice-President (Research), David Burns, BSc, PhD 
  • Vice-President (Saint John), Robert MacKinnon, BA, MA, PhD
  • President, St. Thomas University, Dawn Russell, BA, LLB, LLM
  • Acting Dean of Arts: Joanne Wright, BSc, MA, PhD
  • Dean of Business Administration: Devashis Mitra, BA, CA, PhD
  • Dean of Computer Science: Ali Ghorbani, BA, MSc, PhD
  • Dean of Education: Ann Sherman, BEd, MEd, PhD
  • Dean of Engineering: Chris Diduch, BScE, MScE, PhD
  • Dean of Forestry & Environmental Management: Van Lantz, BA, MA, PhD
  • Dean of Graduate Studies: Drew Rendall, BSc, MA, PhD
  • Dean of Kinesiology: Wayne Albert, BSc, MA, PhD
  • Dean of Law: John Williamson, BBA, LLB, LLM
  • Acting Dean of Nursing: Patricia Seaman, BN, MN, DIUT, PhD
  • Dean of Renaissance College: Cynthia Stacey, BSc, MSc, PhD
  • Dean of Science: David MaGee, BSc, PhD
  • Assistant Vice-President (Student Services): Mark Walma
  • Exec. Director of Associated Alumni: Margaret Grant-McGivney, BSC.CE
  • Exec. Director of the College of Extended Learning: Ian Allen
  • Dean of Libraries (Fredericton): Lesley Balcom, BA, MLIS
  • Registrar (Fredericton): Shawna Bergin, BBA
  • Assoc. VP Academic (Learning Environment): Kathy Wilson, RN, MN, PhD
  • Secretary of the Senate: Sarah DeVarenne, BSc

Faculty Representatives, Elected by Faculties

Faculty of ArtsTerm Expires
(Note: Terms end on the 30th of June on the year indicated)

Susan Blair, BA, MA, PhD

Jeffrey Brown, BA, MA PhD

Christa Canitz, BA, MA, PhD

Elif Dalkir, BSc, MSc, MA, PhD

Allan Reid, BA, MA, PhD

2018

2019

2017

2018

2017

Faculty of Business Administration

Dorothy DuPlessis, LLB, LLM, MBA

Reginald Sheppard, MBA, PhD

2018

2017

Faculty of Computer Science

 

Patricia Evans, BSc, MSc, PhD

2019

Faculty of Education

 

Paula Kristmanson, CFLS, BEd, MEd, PhD

Lynn Randall, BPE, BEd, MEd, PhD

2018

2019

Faculty of Engineering

 

Kevin Englehart, BScE, MScE, PhD

Marcelo Santos, BScE, MSc, PhD

Richard Tervo, BSc, MSc, PhD, PEng

2019

2019

2015

Faculty of Forestry and Environmental Management

 

Brigitte Leblon, BSc, PhD

2019

Faculty of Kinesiology

Jonathon Edwards, BSM, MA, PhD

2019

Faculty of Law

 

John McEvoy, BA, LLB, LLM, LLL

2019

Faculty of Nursing

 

Kate Weaver, BN, MN, PhD

2019

Renaissance College

 

Thomas Mengel, MA, M.Ed., M.SC., PhD

2019

Faculty of Science

 

J. Bruce Benton, BSc, MSc

Larry Calhoun, BSc, MSc, PhD

Rick Cunjak, BSc, MSc, PhD

Alyssa Sankey, AB, MSc, PhD

2019

2019

2018

2018

Alumni Representative

 

Quinn DeLong, BA

2019

Library Representative

 

Joanne Smyth, BA, MEd, MLIS

2019

The Elected Faculty Members of the Board (Fredericton)

 

Jennifer Andrews, BA, MA, PhD

Bruce Balcom, BSc, PhD

Viqar Husain, BSc, MPhil, PhD

Nicole O'Byrne, BSc, BA, LLB, LLM, PhD

2019

2017

2020

2017

Two Members Appointed by the Board from the Members of the Board Exclusive of the Elected Faculty Members of the Board

 

Travis Daley

Martine Stewart

2019

2018

Six Faculty Members Elected At-Large

 

Jula Hughes, MA, PhD, LLB

Viqar Husain, BSc, MPhil, PhD

Michael Thomas, BSc.CE, PGCE, PhD

Alan M. Sears, BEd, MEd, PhD

David Wagner, BRS, BEd, BA, MEd, PhD

Lloyd Waugh, BSc, MSc, PhD

2019

2018

2018

2017

2019

2019

Two Members Elected by and from among the Part-Time Instructors and Librarians

 

Cindy Brown, BA, MA, PhD

Sarah King, BPhil, BEd, MEd, PhD (c)

2018

2019

Six Student Representatives Elected At-Large

 

Herbert Bempah

Eke Ikechi Kalu

Jordan McGrath

Daniel Orozco

Jesse Reid (1st year of a 2 year term)

Julian Renaud (2nd year of a 2 year term

2017

2017

2017

2017

2018

2017

Part-Time Student Representative

 

TBA

2017

Graduate Student Representative

 

Samar Alam

2017