BUFA Celebration May 2, 2013
Honouring BUFA Committee Members BUFA Members Working for You!
BUFA Executive Committee 2012-2013 • Linda Rose-Krasnor, President • Hilary Findlay, Vice President • Hans Skott-Myhre, Past President • Jonah Butovsky, Treasurer • David Whitehead, Grievance Officer • Joe Norris, Health & Safety Officer • Nancy DeCourville, Secretary • Michelle Webber, OCUFA Director • Jonathan Younker, Communications Officer • Debra Harwood, Non-tenured Faculty Rep • Tim Ribaric, Professional Librarian Rep • Sandra Felton, Member-at-large • BozidarMitrovic, Member-at-large
BUFA Executive Committee-Elect 2013-2014 • Linda Rose-Krasnor, President • Hilary Findlay, Vice President • Hans Skott-Myhre, Past President • Sandra Felton, Treasurer • David Whitehead, Grievance Officer • Jonathan Neufeld, Health & Safety Officer • Coral Mitchell, Secretary • Jonah Butovsky, OCUFA Director • Larry Savage, Communications Officer • Kimberly Maich, Non-tenured Faculty Rep • Heather Whipple, Professional Librarian Rep • Kathy Belicki, Member-at-large • BozidarMitrovic, Member-at-large
Assistant Grievance Officer Assistant Health & Safety Officer Charles Burton Lisa Barrow
Academic and Professional Awards • Joe Engemann • Sandra Peters Congratulations are extended to FeliceMartinello(ECON) who has been awarded the 2013 Lorimer Award by the Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations (OCUFA). According to the OCUFA website, "The Lorimer Award is established in honour of Joyce and Doug Lorimer of the Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty Association and is instituted to honour and recognize outstanding contributions to improving the terms and conditions of employment of Ontario university faculty through bargaining."
Representatives on St. Catharines and District Labour Council Jonah Butovsky
CAUT Defence Fund Trustee: • Joe Engemann • Jonah Butovsky Alternate: • Mohammed Dore
Jeffery Atkinson • Calvin Hayes • Marcie Jacklin • Kelly Lockwood • FeliceMartinello Collective Agreement
Jonathan Younker Editor, Employment Equity Advisor • DolanaMogadime
Evaluation of Academic Administrators Denise Armstrong Michael Kompf Joyce Mgombelo
Grievance Panel Neta Gordon Linda Rose- Krasnor Larry Savage Vera Woloshyn Jonathan Younker • David Whitehead (GO) • Charles Burton (AGO) • Ric Brown • Maureen Connolly • Hilary Findlay
Hiring Advice Dorothy Griffiths Diane Mack Frances Owen Richard Parker Gaynor Spencer Jonathan Younker • Colleen Beard • David Crandles • Heather Gordon • Carolyn Hafer • HedyMcGarrell
Occupational Health and Safety Joe Norris Lisa Barrow Hilary Brown
Pensions John Sivell Louis Culumovic Lawrence He ZisimosKoustas David Vivian Robert Welch David Whitehead
Public Relations Jonathan Younker Joe Kushner Tim Ribaric Michelle Webber
Social Justice Elizabeth Sauer Margot Francis Leanne Taylor Jennifer Thiessen Tony Ward
Status of Women Nancy Cook Ana Isla Christie Miliken Mary-Beth Raddon The BUFA Executive approved an annual donation of $6000 to the Rosalind Blauer Centre for Child Care. Thanks very much for the background work done by the BUFA Status of Women Committee, which provided strong rational for a BUFA contribution to the Centre.
Tenure, Promotion and Annual Report Advice Panel Maureen Connolly MichaelKompf BozidarMitrovic
Observers on Senate Committee’s Brian Roy Coral Mitchell Erin Sharpe Jeannette Sloniowski Julie Stevens Karin Di Bella Linda Rose-Krasnor Marian Bredin Patricia Debly Peter Landey Tim Ribaric
Representatives on University Committees Diane Dupont Harris Loewen Joe Kushner Joe Norris Thank You!
Joint BUFA/University Administration Committees Administration of the Agreement Linda Rose Krasnor David Whitehead Benefits and LTD Advisory Paul Hamilton Mohammed Dore Jan Frijters Provisions of Ergonomic Work Stations Zopito Marini VladWojcik Employment Equity Review DolanaMogadime Timetabling Fanny Dolansky Kenneth Klassen Jonathan Radue Workload Task Force Jeffrey Atkinson Coral Mitchell Thank You!
Academic Leaves: Tony DiPetta Tom Farrell Suzie Lane Linda Lowry HamanthaHerath Philip Mackintosh Miriam Richards Employment Equity: RaafatRoubi Francine McCarthy Tom O’Neil Rebecca Raby Ana Sanchez Francine Vachon DolanaMogadime Jointly Appointed BUFA/University Committees
Tenure and Promotion Appeals: Allan Adkin Martin Kusy Linda Lowry Hedy McGarrell Michael O’Sullivan Adonis Skandalis Michelle Webber Research Board: Renee Bedard Tony Bogaert HemanthaHerath David Hughes Robert Nickel Tony Ward Jointly Appointed BUFA/University Committees
Applied Health:Tony BogaertLynn McClearyJae PattersonJulie StevensDavid Crandles (External)Larry Savage (Observer) Business:Carmen CullenDiane MillerPascale Lapointe-AntunesJohn WalkerCatherine Nash (External)Craig Hyatt (Observer) Education:Sheila BennettDoug KarrowCoral MitchellMary-Louise VanDerleeKenneth Klassen(External)Linda Rose-Krasnor (Observer) Jointly Appointed Tenure & Promotion Faculty
Humanities:Jean BridgeCorradoFedericiIrene BlayerFanny DolanskyDebra McLauchlin(External)Craig Hyatt (Observer) Math & Science:Robert CarloneDaniel McCarthyBeatrice Ombuki-BermanMaureen ReedykLynn Rempel(External)Karin Di Bella (Observer) Social Sciences:Stefan BrudzynskiDawn ZingaBohdanNebesioNicholas Baxter-MooreSusan Spearey(External)Francine McCarthy (Observer) Jointly Appointed Tenure & Promotion Faculty
2012-2013 BUFA Committee Members 125 BUFA Members Filling 168 Positions
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