University-Wide Committees

This listing was updated on July 5th, 2017.


Graduate students serve on university-level committees.  If you are interested in filling a vacancy, please contact the GSA Vice-President.

University Committee Member Name Term Ends
Senate Rob Bruce  Apr - 18
Chris Pugh  Apr - 18
Samantha Shortall  Apr - 18
Julia Goyal Apr - 19
Tia Driver Apr - 19
Senate Executive Committee Rob Bruce  Apr - 18
Tia Driver Apr - 18
Senate Finance Committee Julia Goyal Apr - 18
Senate Long Range Planning Committee Samantha Shortall  Apr - 18
Senate Graduate and Research Council - one grad from each faculty, for a two year term.

Rob Bruce GSA President

Apr - 18
Aaron Thompson (ENV) Apr - 18

Tom Bury    (MATH)

Apr - 18

 Max Salman (SCIENCE)

Apr - 19
Daniel Martel (AHS) Apr - 18

Emily Cyr    (ARTS)

Apr - 18
Takin Tadayon (ENG) Apr - 19
Senate Nominating Committee for Honourary Degree Julia Goyal Apr - 18
Board of Governors Rob Bruce  Apr - 18
Chris Pugh Apr - 18
Board of Governors Executive Committee Rob Bruce Apr - 18
Board Building and Properties Committee Rob Bruce   Apr - 18
Graduate Student Relations Committee  Rob Bruce   Apr - 18
Max Salman Apr - 18
Takin Tadayon Apr - 18
Julia Goyal Aug - 18
Jamie de Jong Apr - 18
Policy 30 Drafting Committee (sub-committee of GSRC) Rob Bruce  Apr - 18
Max Salman  Apr - 18
Jennifer Reid Apr - 18
Graduate Student Support Advisory Committee  Rob Bruce  Apr - 18
Max Salman  Apr - 18
TBD Apr - 18
Student Services Advisory Committee Rob Bruce  Apr - 18
Max Salman Apr - 18
Joint Health and Safety Committee  Julia Goyal Apr - 18
University Tenure and Promotion Committee  Rob Bruce  Apr - 18
University Committee on Student Appeals Rob Bruce  Apr - 18
Lindsey Daniels (MATH)  Apr - 18
Appeal Committee on Traffic and Parking Russ Freure Apr - 18
Provost's Advisory Committee on Time tabling TBD Apr - 18
Standing Committee on Alcohol Use & Education Henry Ensley
Standing
Animal Care Committee Paige Chambers Apr - 18
Ryan Bradley
Research Ethics Integrity Advisory Committee Jonathan Lin  
   
Human Research Ethics Committee Alex Milovanov  
Michael Paris  
Amit & Meena Chakma Award for Exceptional Teaching by a Student Committee

Robert Bruce

Max Salman

Apr - 18

Apr - 18

President's Advisory Committee on Sustainability

Bronwyn Lazowski

Apr - 18

Engagement Working Group (of President's Advisory Committee on Sustainability) Clay Dasilva Apr - 18
Academic Working Group (of President's Advisory Committee on Sustainability) Naima Samuel Apr - 18
Policy 33 review Committee Max Salman Apr - 18
Provost Advisory Committee on Equity (PACE) Jennifer Reid Apr - 18
Space Information Advisory Group TBD Apr - 18
LGBTTTQQIPA+ Working Group Cathy Wang Apr - 18
Teaching and Learning Spaces Committee

Jacob Terry

TBD

Apr - 18

Apr - 18

Library Renovation Committee TBD Apr - 18
Strategic Plan - Academic Programming Max Salman Apr - 18
Graduate Professional Skills Working Group Naima Samuel Apr - 18
Excellence in Graduate Supervision TBD   
Reunion/Homecoming Committee  Robert Bruce Apr - 18
Social Media Committee TBD Apr - 18
Student Technology Advisory Committee Robert Bruce Apr - 18
Jacob Terry Apr - 18
Healthy Workplace Committee  Rose Vogt Apr - 19
Orientation Steering Committee TBD Apr- 18
Science Faculty Council  TBD Apr - 18
Serxho Selmani Apr - 18
Arts Faculty Council

Jim Jordan

Julien Defraeye

 
Arts Faculty Council Executive Jim Jordan Apr - 18
Arts Graduate Affairs Group Emily Cyr  
Engineering Faculty Council

Frederick Cheng

Parvin Adelia

Apr - 18

Responsible Investing Working Group Chris Pugh  
Academic Leadership Program Robert Bruce Apr - 18
Copyright Advisory Committee Robert Bruce Apr - 18
Mental Health Working Group Vanessa Lam Apr - 18
Registrar Search Committee Naima Naimat Samuel to completion
Access Ability Committee Max Salman Dec - 17
HeForShe Committee Cameron Smith Apr - 18
International Travel Issues Working Group Rose Vogt Apr - 18
Working Group of Sexual Violence Education and Training Jennifer Reid Apr 2018

Territorial Acknowledgement

We, the Graduate Student Association - University of Waterloo, acknowledge that we live and work on the traditional territory of ‎ the Attawandaron (Neutral), Anishinaabeg and Haudenosaunee peoples. The University of Waterloo is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land promised to the Six Nations that includes ten kilometers on each side of the Grand River.