Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2009/2010
Canadian Excellence

The Senate (as of September 2009)


Chair - Max Blouw, President and Vice-Chancellor
Vice-Chair - Sybil Geldart
Secretary - Rudy Eikelboom

Ex-officio Members

President and Vice-Chancellor - Max Blouw
Chancellor - John Pollock
Chair of the Board of Governors - John Ormston
Vice-President: Academic & Provost - Deborah MacLatchy
Vice-President: Finance and Administration - Jim Butler
Vice-President: Development & Alumni Relations: Robert Donelson
Principal/Vice-President: Brantford Campus: Leo Groarke
Head of the Federated College - David Pfrimmer, Principal Dean, Waterloo Lutheran Seminary
Assistant Vice-President: Student Services/Dean of Students - David McMurray
Dean, Faculty of Arts (Acting) - Mary-Louise Byrne
Dean, Graduate Studies - Joan Norris
Dean, Faculty of Education - Colleen Willard-Holt
Associate Vice-President: Research - Paul Maxim
Dean, Faculty of Music - Charles Morrison
Dean, Faculty of Science (Acting) - Peter Tiidus
Dean, School of Business & Economics - Ginny Dybenko
Dean, Faculty of Social Work - Lesley Cooper
Dean, Brantford Campus - Bruce Arai
University Librarian - Sharon Brown
Registrar - Ray Darling
Director: Information Technology Services (Acting) - Andrzej Gadomski

Faculty Elected by University Departments

Anne Brydon, Anthropology
Judith Fletcher, Archaeology & Classical Studies
Frederique Guinel, Biology
Rosemary McGowan, Brantford Program
Ruth Cruikshank, Business
Masoud Jelokhani-Niaraki, Chemistry
Martin Dowding, Communication Studies
Terry Levesque, Economics
Norma MacFarlane, Education
Jim Weldon, English & Film Studies
Mike English, Geography & Environmental Studies
Alicia  Sliwinski, Global Studies
Joyce Lorimer, History
Stephen Wenn, Kinesiology & Physical Education
John Schwieter, Languages & Literatures
Marc Kilgour, Mathematics
Kevin Swinden, Music
Kathy Behrendt, Philosophy
Eugene Zima, Physics & Computer Science
Thomas Hueglin, Political Science
Rudy Eikelboom, Psychology
Carol Duncan, Religion & Culture
Eli Teram, Social Work
Glenda Wall, Sociology

Faculty Elected from Brantford Campus

Kofi Campbell
Sybil Geldart

Elected by the Academic Librarians

Faculty from the School of Business & Economics


Appointed by the Board of Governors

Appointed by Alumni Association

Secondary School Representatives

Faculty from Waterloo Lutheran Seminary

Elected by Administrative Staff

Elected by Undergraduate Students

Elected by Graduate Students