Category Archives: University of Toronto Mississauga

UTFA Website – A New Look!

The UTFA office is currently revising and updating the University of Toronto Faculty Assocation Website: http://www.utfa.org/

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Members of the UTFA Librarians Committee (2013-2014)

The following members have been approved by the UTFA Council: Chair of UTFA Librarians Committee, Harriet Sonne de Torrens. Bobby Glushko (Librarian, Robarts Library) Brock Macdonald (Teaching Stream, Woodsworth College) Michael Attridge (Faculty, St. Michael’s University College) Christina Tooulias (Librarian, … Continue reading

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UTFA launches survey on scholarship and research for academic librarians and the teaching stream at the University of Toronto

UTFA launches survey for librarians and teaching stream (full and part-time) to assess current practices regarding scholarship and professional creative endeavours at the University of Toronto. UTFA members will receive by Monday, November 12, an email with a link to … Continue reading

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New Members to the UTFA Librarians Committee – We are well represented!

Please join us in thank the following new members to the UTFA Librarians Committee. The UTFA librarians committee now has 20 members from across various libraries, different sectors of our profession and our three campuses. We are very fortunate to … Continue reading

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Shared Governance Issues: UTFA Expresses the Community’s Concerns

F.Y.I.  Raised voices from the teaching faculty, academic librarians and students at UTM and UTSC has resulted in UTFA has contacting David Naylor about changes to the governance structures at UTM and UTSC. For a full account of how faculty … Continue reading

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UTFA Council Meeting, June 26 in the Bahen Centre at 4:30, Welcomes UTFA Members

UTFA Council will meet on June 26th from 3:00 to 5:30 pm in the Bahen Centre, room BA 1170. At 4:30 the order of the day will be deliberation on our tentative settlement over matters of compensation, the details of … Continue reading

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UTFA Structure and Council Representatives for Librarians 2012-2013

Dear Colleagues, The University of Toronto Faculty Association is not a certified faculty association, as you find at the University of York, Queens University and most other universities in Canada. This means that representatives elected to seats in the UTFA … Continue reading

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UTFA Council Approves Members of UTFA Executive, from 2012-2013-2014

President. Scott Prudham. 2012-2014 Vice-President, Salary, Benefits & Pensions. Paul Downes. 2012-2014. Vice-President, Grievances. Cynthia Messenger. 2012-2013. Vice-President, University & External Affairs. Luc Tremblay. 2012-2014. Treasurer. Michael Meth. 2012-2014. Chair, Appointments Committee. Judith Teichman. 2012-2014. Chair, Equity Committee. Connie Guberman. … Continue reading

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New Interim leader of the UTM Library

Ian Whyte, Associate Librarian, Teaching & Learning, and Deputy Chief Librarian at the HMALC has assumed the responsibilities of leading the UTM library until a new Head Librarian is selected. Mary Ann Mavrinac has accepted a new post at Rochester University, … Continue reading

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