Senate Graduate Awards Adjudication Committee
Standing - (Reporting to the Senate Policy Committee on Scholarships Awards and Bursaries)
|Dean and Associate Provost, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (or designate)||Chair. Ex-officio||Jeff Derksen|
|Assistant to Dean of Graduate Studies||Secretary, Ex-officio (non-voting)||Deena Coburn
|Registrar and Exec. Director Student Enrolment (or designate)||Ex-officio (non-voting)||Rummana Khan Hemani|
|Faculty Member||As on the SPCSAB||2 years||May 31, 2021|
|Convocation Senator||Elected by Senate||3 years||May 31, 2023||Stephen Spector|
|Faculty Member (Applied Sciences)||Elected by and from respective Faculties||2 years||May 31, 2022||Behraad Bahreyni|
|Faculty Member (Arts and Social Sciences)||2 years||May 31, 2022||Pamela Stern|
|Faculty Member (Business Admin)||2 years||May 31, 2022|
|Faculty Member (Communication, Art & Technology)||2 years||May 31, 2022|
|Faculty Member (Education)||2 years||May 31, 2022||Sean Chorney|
|Faculty Member (Environment)||2 years||May 31, 2021|
|Faculty Member (Health Sciences)||2 years||May 31, 2022|
|Faculty Member (Science)||2 years||May 31, 2022||John Stockie|
|Graduate Student||As on the SPCSAB||1 year||May 31, 2021||Abdul Zahir|
|Graduate Student (Alternate)||As on the SPCSAB||1 year||May 31, 2021|
|Graduate Student||Elected by Senate||1 year||May 31, 2021||Stephanie Chua|
|Graduate Student (Alternate)||Elected by Senate||1 year||May 31, 2021|
NOTE: In general an "alternate" member is invited to attend meetings when a regular member is not available. Please confirm the role of the alternate member on this committee with the committee secretary.
- To adjudicate all Graduate private and University awards.
- To recommend to the Policy Committee changes or additions to the Award programs.
- To interview students in order to prepare recommendations where required for external agencies.
- To confer with scholarship students.
- To present scholarships at Secondary School convocations, where appropriate.
Note: In the event no lay member of Senate is available to serve, Senate may elect a general member of the community to serve in that position.
SGAAC meets on demand, ususally 2-3 times per year - in the spring (usually April) and in the summer (July or August)