Senior Executive Officers – selection committee
Selection Committee Membership
|Dr. David Farrar||President & Vice-Chancellor (Chair)|
|Dr. Susan Tighe||Provost and Vice President, Academic|
|Ms Connie Stefankiewicz||Member, Board of Governors|
|Dr. Susan Denburg||Executive Vice-Dean and Associate Vice-President Academic, Faculty of Health Sciences|
|Dr. Sonia Anand||Professor and Director, Chanchlani Research Centre, Department of Medicine|
|Dr. Tejal Patel||Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine|
|Dr. Lehana Thabane||Professor and Chair, Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence and Impact|
|Dr. Sandra Carroll||Vice-Dean and Executive Director, School of Nursing|
|Dr. Dina Brooks||Vice Dean and Executive Director, Department of Rehabilitation Science|
|Dr. Bernice Downey||Assistant Professor, School of Nursing and Lead, Indigenous Health Initiative|
|Dr. Brian Coombes||Professor and Chair, Biochemistry & Biomedical Sciences, and Member, Institute for Infectious Disease Research|
|Dr. Stacey Ritz||Assistant Dean, BHSc Honours program|
|Dr. Len Waverman||Dean, School of Business|
|Dr. David Russell||Chief of Staff, St Joseph’s Hospital|
|Dr. Laura Harrington||Assistant Vice-President, Faculty of Health Sciences|
|Mr. Matthew Mutamiri||PhD Student, Nursing|
|Ms Kate Uhlman||Student, MD Program|
|Dr. Arig al Shaibah||Associate Vice-President, Equity and Inclusion|
|Ms Esme Davies||Senior Advisor and Legal Counsel to the President|
|Ms Andrea Thyret-Kidd||University Secretary & Privacy Officer|
|Mr. Mark Downard||Policy Advisor and Projects Officer|
Information Box Group
Ms Santee Smith was appointed as Chancellor of McMaster University for a three-year term, effective July 1, 2019 and continuing until August 31, 2022.
President and Vice-Chancellor
Dr. David Farrar was appointed as President and Vice-Chancellor of McMaster University for a five-year term, effective July 1, 2020, and continuing until June 30, 2025.
Provost & Vice-President (Academic)
Dr. Susan Tighe was appointed as Provost & Vice-President (Academic) for a five-year term, effective July 1, 2020, and continuing until June 30, 2025.
Dr. Karen Mossman was appointed as Vice-President, Research, for a five-year term, effective July 1, 2020, and continuing until June 30, 2025.
Dean & Vice-President (Health Sciences)
Dr. Paul O’Byrne was appointed as Dean & Vice-President (Health Sciences) for a five-year term beginning July 1, 2016, and continuing until June 30, 2021.