Expert Panel on Women in University Research

Lorna Marsden, C.M., O.Ont, Chair

President Emerita and Professor, York University (Toronto, ON)

Janice G. Dodd

Professor and Department Head, Physiology; Professor, Women’s and Gender Studies, University of Manitoba (Winnipeg, MB)

Nadia Ghazzali

Rector, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières; Full Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics; NSERC-Industrial Alliance Chair for Women in Science and Engineering in Québec, Université Laval (Québec, QC)

Alison M. Konrad

Professor, Organizational Behavior, University of Western Ontario; Corus Entertainment Chair in Women in Management, Richard Ivey School of Business (London, ON)

Yvonne A. Lefebvre, FCAHS

Vice-President (Research and Academic Affairs), Providence Health Care (PHC); President, PHC Research Institute; Associate Dean of Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia (Vancouver, BC)


Geoffrey Oldham, CBE

Honorary Professor and Former Director, Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU), University of Sussex; Former UK Delegate, UN Commission on Science and Technology for Development (Seaford, United Kingdom)


Lynne-Marie Postovit

Assistant Professor, Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Western Ontario; Canada’s Young Researcher Award Winner (London, ON)


Luisa Prista

Head, Environmental Technologies Unit, European Commission’s Research and Innovation Directorate-General (Brussels, Belgium)


Wendy J. Robbins

Full Professor, Department of English, and Coordinator of Women’s Studies, University of New Brunswick; Former Vice-President, Women’s Issues, Canadian Federation of the Humanities and Social Sciences (Fredericton, NB)


Pamela Robinson

Associate Professor, School of Urban and Regional Planning, Ryerson University (Toronto, ON)


Rima Rozen, FRSC, FCAHS

Associate Vice-Principal (Research and International Relations); James McGill Professor, McGill University (Montréal, QC)


Karen Sobel

Senior Vice-President, Business Sustainability, Hydrocarbons & Chemicals, SNC-Lavalin (Calgary, AB)


Veronica Strong-Boag, FRSC

Professor, Women’s and Gender Studies and Educational Studies; Founding Director, Centre for Women’s and Gender Studies, University of British Columbia (Vancouver, BC)


Lorna Williams

Associate Professor, Faculty of Education and Department of Linguistics, University of Victoria; Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Knowledge and Learning (Victoria, BC)

Michael C. Wolfson, FCAHS

Canada Research Chair in Population Health Modeling/Populomics, University of Ottawa (Ottawa, ON)

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