Staff Announcements

Allison Burgess will be on parental leave as of June 11th.  I am pleased to announce that David Pereira has accepted the term role of Sexual & Gender Diversity Officer from May 22, 2018 – July 5, 2019. A former Vanier Scholar, David brings with him a breadth of knowledge and experiences to this role. He is currently completing his PhD in Social Justice Education at OISE/UT.  He has worked at the University of Toronto in a number of capacities, including his most recent experiences as an Academic Advisor at the OISE Student Success Centre and as a Course Instructor and Teaching Assistant in the Mark S. Bonham Centre for Sexual Diversity Studies.  Throughout his time at U of T, he has also worked in residence life, as a co-chair for the St. George Positive Space committee, at the Faculty of Nursing, University College, Hart House, and at one point, as the Program Assistant in the Sexual & Gender Diversity Office. Please join me in welcoming David to this new role.  He can be reached directly at

At this time, we also send our good wishes to former Program Coordinator Robin Fraser, who has accepted a new role at Ryerson University.