2023-2024 Undergraduate Calendar

University Structure  
Governing Bodies Go to top of document
Brock University is led by a bicameral system of governance consisting of two governing bodies, the Board of Trustees and the Senate.  
Board of Trustees Go to top of document
In accordance with the Brock University Act, the Board of Trustees is responsible for the government, conduct, management and control of the University and of its property, revenues, expenditures, business and affairs. For more information on the Board of Trustees, including membership, meeting schdules and relevant documentation, please visit: https://brocku.ca/university-secretariat/board-of-trustees/  
Senate Go to top of document
In accordance with the Brock University Act, the Senate is responsible for the educational policy of the University and, with the approval of the Board in so far as expenditure of funds is concerned, may enact by-laws and regulations for the conduct of its affairs. For more information on the Senate, including membership, meeting schedules and relevant documentation, please go to: https://brocku.ca/university-secretariat/senate/  
Academic Faculties Go to top of document
Faculty of Applied Health Sciences Go to top of document
Dean, Peter Tiidus, BSc, MSc York, PhD Waterloo Associate Dean, Teaching and Undergraduate Studies, Kirsty Spence, BKin McMaster, BEd Toronto, MHK Windsor, PhD Massachusetts (Amherst) Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Studies, Deborah O'Leary, BKin McMaster, MSc McMaster, PhD Waterloo Health Sciences (Biomedical Sciences, Child Health, Community Health, Medical Sciences and Public Health) Kinesiology (Kinesiology, Physical Education) Nursing Recreation and Leisure Studies Sport Management  
Goodman School of Business Go to top of document
Dean, Barry Wright, BPE University of Alberta, MA Queen's University, PhD Queen's University Associate Dean, Graduate Programs and Research, Narongsak (Tek) Thongpapanl, BSc, MBA, PhD Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Associate Dean, Undergraduate Programs, Jennifer Li, BA Beijing Normal University , MAcc Missouri State University, PhD Massey University Accounting Finance, Operations and Information Systems Marketing, International Business and Strategy Organizational Behaviour, Human Resource Management, Entrepreneurship and Ethics  
Faculty of Education Go to top of document
Interim Dean, Mary-Louise Vanderlee, BA , BEd, MEd Brock, PhD OISE/Toronto Associate Dean of Professional and Undergraduate Student Services, TBD Associate Dean, Research & Graduate Studies, Catherine Hands, BA Queen's, MA, PhD OISE/ Toronto Adult Education Concurrent Teacher Education Continuing Teacher Education Early Childhood Education Educational Studies Indigenous Education Studies Instructional Resource Centre (IRC) Global Education Programs Teacher Education  
Faculty of Graduate Studies Go to top of document
Vice-Provost, Graduate Studies and Dean, Suzanne Curtin, BA McGill, MA USC, PhD USC Associate Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies, Brian Roy, BPE McMaster, MSc McMaster, PhD Waterloo Master's programs: Accounting Applied Disability Studies Applied Gerontology Applied Health Sciences Applied Linguistics Biological Sciences Biotechnology Business Administration Business Economics Chemistry Child and Youth Studies Classics Computer Science Earth Sciences Education English Game Studies Geography History Management Mathematics and Statistics Nursing Philosophy Physics Political Science Professional Kinesiology Psychology Public Health Social Justice and Equity Studies Sociology (Critical) Studies in Comparative Literatures and Arts Sustainability Science and Society Doctoral programs: Applied Health Sciences Biological Sciences Biotechnology Chemistry Child and Youth Studies Educational Studies (Joint Programs) Intelligent Systems and Data Science Interdisciplinary Humanities Physics Psychology Sustainable Science  
Faculty of Humanities Go to top of document
Dean, Carol Merriam, BA, MA Queen's, PhD Ohio State Associate Dean, Student Affairs and Curriculum, James Allard (until June 30, 2025), BA Algoma/Laurentian, MA, PhD Waterloo Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Studies, Elizabeth Vlossak (until June 30, 2025), BA Mount Allison, MSt Oxford, PhD Cambridge Associate Dean, Fine and Performing Arts, Linda Carreiro, BA Manitoba, MA Alberta, PhD Cardiff Metropolitan Canadian Studies Classics and Archaeology Digital Humanities (Game Design, Game Programming and Interactive Arts and Science) Dramatic Arts English Language and Literature General Humanities History Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts Medieval and Renaissance Studies Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures (French Studies, German, Hispanic and Latin American Studies and Italian Studies) Music Philosophy Studies in Arts and Culture Visual Arts  
Faculty of Mathematics and Science Go to top of document
Dean, Peter Berg, BSc, MSc, PhD Associate Dean, Graduate Studies and Research, Cheryl McCormick, BA McGill, PhD McMaster Associate Dean, Undergraduate Programs, Miriam Richards, BSc Brock, MSc Queen's, PhD York Biological Sciences (Biochemistry, Biomedical Sciences, and Oenology and Viticulture) Biotechnology Chemistry Computer Science (Computing and Business, and Computing and Network Communications) Earth Sciences (Environmental Geoscience) Engineering Mathematics and Statistics Neuroscience Physics (Biophysics, and Computing and Solid-State Device Technology) Science  
Faculty of Social Sciences Go to top of document
Dean, Ingrid Makus, BA Winnipeg, MA Toronto, PhD Toronto Associate Dean, Graduate Studies and Research, Dawn Zinga, BA Brock, MA, PhD Toronto Interim Associate Dean, Undergraduate Programs, Rebecca Raby, BA Simon Fraser University, MA University of British Columbia, LLM Osgoode Hall Law School, PhD York Applied Linguistics Child and Youth Studies Communication, Popular Culture and Film Economics (Business Economics) Environmental Sustainability Research Centre Geography and Tourism Studies Labour Studies Political Science Psychology Sociology Women's and Gender Studies  
Administrative Officers Go to top of document
For a complete list of Senior Administration, please visit: brocku.ca/about/senior-administration/ For more information on our Academic Faculties, please visit: Faculty of Applied Health Science brocku.ca/applied-health-sciences/contact-us Faculty of Education brocku.ca/education/contact-us Faculty of Graduate Studies brocku.ca/graduate-studies/contact-us Faculty of Humanities brocku.ca/humanities/contact-us Faculty of Mathematics and Science brocku.ca/mathematics-science/contact-us Faculty of Social Sciences brocku.ca/social-sciences/contact-us Goodman School of Business brocku.ca/goodman/contact  
Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary Go to top of document
President: Reverend Thomas Winger, BA Concordia College, Ann Arbor, MI, MDiv Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary, STM, ThD Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, MO Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary is operated by the Lutheran Church and is a fully accredited member of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada. The Seminary prepares students for the Master of Divinity (four-year program) and Master of Theological Studies (two year program) degrees. All degrees are granted by the University.  
Last updated: February 13, 2023 @ 10:36AM