2022-2023 Negotiation Committee:

  • Linda Dyer, Chief negotiator (Management)
  • Elisabeth Peltier (Accountancy)
  • Kristen Dunfield (Psychology)
  • Gail Fayerman (Accountancy)
  • Geneviève Robichaud (CUFA Legal and Professional Officer)
  • Michael Groenendyk (Library)


1. University Appeal Board

Arts & Science:
Dr. Elizabeth Bloodgood, Political Science, until 30 June, 2021
Dr. Varda Mann-Feder, Applied Human Sciences, until 30 June, 2021
Dr. Gilles Peslherbe, Chemistry and Biochemistry, until 30 June, 2021
Dr. Robert Kilgour, Health, Kinesiology and Applied Physiology, unitil 30 June, 2022

Gina Cody School of Engineering and Computer Science
Dr. Martin Pugh, Mechanical, Industrial & Aerospace Engineering, until 30 June, 2021, (Chair of the University Appeal Board)
Dr. Lata Narayanan, Computer Science and Software Engineering, until 30 June, 2022

Prof. Haidee Wasson, Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema, until 30 June, 2021
Dr. Juan Carlos Castro, Department of Art Education, until 30 June, 2021

John Molson School of Business:
Dr. Lea Katsanis, Marketing, until 30 June, 2021
Dr. Dominic Peltier-Rivest, Accountancy, until 30 June, 2021

Luigina Vileno, until 30 June 2021
Andréa Harland,until 31 May, 2022

Secrétaire du comité: Andrea Renaud

2. Joint Grievance Committee :


3. Benefits Committee

June Chaikelson (A&S)
Jorgen Hansen (A&S)

4. Pension Committee

June Chaikelson (A&S)
Michel Magnan (JMSB)

5. Grievance Officers

Linda Dyer (JMSB)
Gail Fayerman (JMSB)
Richard Bisaillon (A&S)

6. Joint Employment Equity Committee

Philippe Caignon (A&S)
Alexandra Dawson (JMSB)
Rosemary Reilly (A&S)

7. CUFA Committee on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI)

Nicola Nixon, Chair (English)
Norma Rantisi (Geography, Planning and Environment)
Alessandra Renzi (Communication Studies)
Deniz Duruiz (Sociology and Anthropology)
Kristen Dunfield (Psychology)
Elena Benelli (Classics, Modern Languages and Linguistics)
Jinqiu Yang (Computer Science and Software Engineering)

Mandate of the CUFA EDI Committee

EDI Committee’s Statement and Recommendationfor Faculty Members Teaching Sensitive Materials