Interim Vice-Dean, Undergraduate

Nicholas Rule.Nick Rule

An award-winning psychologist of cognition and social psychology, Professor Nicholas Rule has served as Associate Chair and as Acting Chair in the Department of Psychology. He has been an active contributor to the life of the Faculty more broadly, as a member of the First-Year Foundations Council, the planning Working Group on Undergraduate Education, and as co-chair of the Associate Chairs’ Lunches. In addition, Professor Rule was recently elected to Academic Board for a three-year term. Professor Rule will serve until June 30, 2020.

Key Areas of the Portfolio

  • Curricular change and program development
  • Student academic experience
  • Special Faculty-wide Teaching and Learning priorities and programs
  • International activities related to the undergraduate student experience.


Tel: 416-978-3453