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Executive Committee

Established in 1951, CAUT is the national voice of the university body. CAUT represents more than 72,000 professors, librarians, researchers and other academics and is committed to academic freedom and is actively working in the public interest to improve the quality and accessibility of post-secondary education in Canada.

EXECUTIVE MEMBERS 2021-2022

Brenda Austin-Smith

Brenda Austin-Smith

President

Manitoba (UMFA)

Peter McInnis

Peter McInnis

Vice-president

St. Francis Xavier (ST.FXAUT)

Yalla Sangare

Yalla Sangaré

Treasurer

Sainte-Anne (APPBUSA)

James Compton

James Compton

Past President

Western (UWOFA)

David Newhouse

Priscilla Settee

Representative-at-large Aboriginal

Saskatchewan (USFA)

Serge Jolicoeur

Serge Jolicoeur

Representative-at-large Francophone

Moncton (ABPPUM)

Laurence McFalls

Laurence McFalls

Representative-at-large Quebec

Montreal (SGPUM)

Marc Schroeder

Shirley Chau

Representative-at-large General

British Columbia (UBC)

Robin Whitaker

Robin Whitaker

Representative-at-large General

Memorial (MUNFA)

Alison Hearn

Alison Hearn

Chair Academic Freedom & Tenure Committee

Western (UWOFA)

Sarika Bose

Nick Papatheodorakos

Chair Contract Academic Staff Committee

Concordia Part-Time (CUPFA)

Kate Cushon

Kate Cushon

Chair Librarians' & Archivists' Committee

Regina (URFA)

Sue Blair

Sue Blair

Chair Collective Bargaining & Economic Benefits Committee

New Brunswick (AUNBT)

Pat Armstrong

Susan Spronk

Co-Chair Equity Committee

Ottawa (APUO)

Momin Rahman

Momin Rahman

Co-Chair Equity Committee

Trent (TUFA)