Committees

University Tenure and Promotion Committee (UTPC)

The University Tenure and Promotion Committee (UTPC) receives recommendations for applications for tenure and promotion from Tenure and Promotion Committees of academic units and from Deans. The UTPC makes recommendations to the President for tenure and decisions on promotion to Professor are made in accordance with processes outlined in the Tenure and Promotion Handbook and in the Collective Agreement.

Membership, 2018/19

Lesley Brown, Chair Provost and Vice-President, Academic Ex officio
Faculty of Arts
Kari Roberts Member July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2020
Michael Truscello Alternate July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2021
Faculty of Science and Technology
Ashok Krishnamurthy Member July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2021
Ruth Pickett Seltner Alternate July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2020
Faculty of Health, Community and Education
Yasmin Dean Member July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2021
Joseph Osuji Alternate July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2021
Faculty of Business and Communication Studies
Milena Radzikowska Member July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2019
Paul Varella Alternate July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2019
Teaching and Learning (ADC and General Education)
Deb Bennett Member July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2021
Jim Brenan Alternate July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2021
University Library
Cari Merkley Member July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2020
Pearl Herscovitch Alternate July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2021
MRFA Representative
Aliyah Dosani Member July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2021
Lee Easton Alternate July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2019

Meeting Schedule, 2018/19

Time Date Location
1:00 – 3:00 pm Promotion
Monday, December 3, 2018
University Boardroom, A-341
1:00 – 3:00 pm Granting Credit
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
University Boardroom, A-341
2:00 – 4:30 pm Tenure
Thursday, May 23, 2019
University Boardroom, A-341
1:30 – 2:30 pm Final Approval
Thursday, June 6, 2019
University Boardroom, A-341

For further information, contact:

The Office of the Provost and Vice-President, Academic
403.440.6858
provost@mtroyal.ca

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