Research Council

The U of T Mississauga Research Council is made up of faculty members representing each of the departments on the UTM campus.

To read more about the function of the Research Council, please see Research Review.

The Council serves as a forum for information exchange and discussion of issues relevant to the research community at UTM. They also serve as an advisory board that supports the mission of the Vice-Principal, Research to promote and facilitate research, scholarship and creative activity at UTM.

Please see the full Terms of Reference for those serving on the UTM Research Council.

Membership for the 2022-2023 academic term includes the following:




Jack Sidnell 


Adriano Senatore

Chemical & Physical Sciences 

Voula Kanelis 


Guerogui Kambourov 

English & Drama 

Larry Switzky

Geography, Geomatics and Environment

Alan Walks (Fall Term)

Tenley Conway (Winter Term) 

Historical Studies 

Karen Ruffle 

Institute of Communication, Culture, Information and Technology (ICCIT) 

Alessandro Delfanti 

Institute for the Study of University Pedagogy

Tyler Evans-Tokaryk

Language Studies

Pascal Michelucci


Dushyant Vyas

Mathematical and Computational Sciences

Spencer Unger


James Allen

Political Science

Janine Clark


Erika Carlson


Phil Goodman

Visual Studies

Elizabeth Wijaya 

UTM Library 

Yayo Umetsubo