Contacts and Organization

Queen’s University Faculty Association9 St. Lawrence Ave.Queen’s UniversityK7L 3N6phone: (613) 533-2151 (internal: 32151)fax.: (613) 533-6171email:

The People Working for You at QUFA

For more information on the people listed below, including how to contact them, please click on their names.

Special Appointments

Robert May Communications Support
Monika Holzschuh Health and Safety Officer
Rob Hickey UPP Sponsor
Leslie Jermyn UPP Sponsor (Interim)
Sue Wurtele UPP Trustee

Office Staff

Elizabeth Polnicky Office Administrator
Leslie Jermyn Executive Director
Peggy Smith Grievance Officer
Susan Fitzgibbon (On Leave) Labour Relations Officer
Micheline Waring Member Services Officer

Council of Representatives

NameElectoral Unit
Samantha King (Interim) Alternate Council Chair

Arts and Science

NameElectoral Unit
Vacant Art History and Art Conservation
Ken Ko Biology and Environmental Studies
Donal Macartney (Fall Term) Chemistry
Simon Hesp (Winter Term) Chemistry
Vacant Cultural Studies, Gender Studies, Global Development
Chantal Brunette Drama and School of Music
Anya Hageman Economics
Margaret Pappano English
Vacant Film and Media Studies
Audrey Kobayashi (Fall Term) Geography and School of Urban and Regional Planning
Dan Cohen Geography and School of Urban and Regional Planning
Alexander Braun Geological Sciences
Fabio Colivicchi (Fall Term) History, Classics and Jewish Studies
Ariel Salzman (Fall Term) History, Classics and Jewish Studies
Bradley Weinberg Industrial Relations
Jennifer Hosek (Fall Term) Languages, Literatures and Cultures and French Studies
François Rouget (Winter Term) Languages, Literatures and Cultures and French Studies
Alan Ableson Mathematics & Statistics
Vacant Philosophy
James Stotz (Winter Term) Physics
Wayne Cox Political Studies
Vacant Policy Studies
Mary Olmstead Psychology
Robin Dawes School of Computing
Jeff Masuda (Winter Term) School of Kinesiology & Health Studies
Elaine Power (Winter Term) School of Kinesiology & Health Studies
Vacant School of Religion
Cynthia Levine-Rasky Sociology


NameElectoral Unit
Vacant Education

Engineering and Applied Science

NameElectoral Unit
Nicolas Hudon Chemical Engineering
Fady Abdelaal Civil Engineering
Steven Blostein Electrical and Computer Engineering
Darko Matovic (Fall Term) Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Chris Pickles RMB School of Mining

Health Sciences

NameElectoral Unit
Les Mackenzie Biomedical & Molecular Sciences
Keyue Ding Public Health Sciences
Vacant School of Medicine
Thomas Rotter School of Nursing
Diana Hopkins-Rosseel School of Rehabilitation Therapy


NameElectoral Unit
Sharryn Aiken Law

Library and Archives

NameElectoral Unit
Gillian Akenson Library and Archives

School of Business

NameElectoral Unit
Wulin Suo School of Business

Other Representatives

NameElectoral Unit
Diane Beauchemin Equity Rep
Melissa Houghtaling Continuing Adjuncts
Nancy Butler Term Adjuncts
Vacant Term Adjuncts

QUFA Standing Committees

Committee to Manage the Collective Agreement (CMCA) Finance Committee Grievance Committee Nominations Committee 2020 TBA Political Action and Communications Committee (PACC) Staff Relations Committee

Ad hoc Committees

Budget Analysis Review Committee Pension Committee Website Committee

Representatives on University Bodies & Joint Committees

QSSET Interim Implementation Committee Joint Committee to Administer the Agreement (JCAA) JCAA Joint Sub-Committees (QUFA Members)
(Adjuncts) Scholarly Research and Creative Work Fund Anomalies Side Table Benefits Review Committee University Promotion Advisory Committee University Timetabling Committee
QUFA Senator SCAD Observer
University Pension Committee QUFA Representatives of University Joint Health and Safety Committees
Faculty of Education Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science Faculty of Arts & Science Faculty of Health Science Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts Library University Administrative Services
Board of Trustees Observers Council on Employment Equity Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP) Queen's Food Committee Queen's Unity Council

Representatives on External Bodies

CAUT Defence Fund CAUT Council Kingston & District Labour Council OCUFA Board OCUFA Collective Bargaining Committee OCUFA Contract Academic Staff Working Group OCUFA Grievance Committee OCUFA Status of Women & Equity Committee