Dean's Advisory Council

The Dean’s Advisory Council is composed of volunteer alumni and friends of the Faculty of Arts & Science who are recognized leaders in their respective fields and are deeply committed to the value of an Arts & Science education. Their knowledge, expertise and experience are helping to advance the Faculty’s strategic priorities.

Membership (2022-2024)



Melanie Woodin.

Melanie Woodin

Dean, Faculty of Arts & Science (BSc, 1995; MSc, 1997; PhD, 2001)



Eileen Antone.

Eileen Antone

Elders’ Circle Member, University of Toronto Council of Aboriginal Initiatives (EdD, 1997)

Paul M Cadario.

Paul M. Cadario

Distinguished Fellow in Global Innovation, University of Toronto (BASc, 1973; Honorary LLD, 2013)

Rajeev Chib.

Dr. Rajeev Chib

Chief Administration Officer, Financial Institutions Sales & Solutions, Citi (HBSc, 1994; MBA, 2008; DBA, 2020)

Julie Di Lorenzo.

Julie Di Lorenzo

President, Diamante Urban Corporation (GPLLM, 2020)

Jonathan Hausman.

Jonathan Hausman

Senior Managing Director, Global Investment Strategy, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (Hons. BA, 1989; MSc (Econ.) 1990; MPA 1996), Senior Fellow at Munk School Global Affairs and Public Policy

Ikran Jama.

Ikran Jama

Rhodes Scholar at Oxford University (HBA, 2021)

Alex Lu.

Alex Lu

Senior Researcher, Microsoft Research (MSc, 2017; PhD, 2021)

Deepak Ramachandran.

Deepak Ramachandran

Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, FundThrough (BA, 1991)

Michael Serbinis.

Michael Serbinis

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, League Inc. (MASc, 2001)

Casper Wong.

Casper Wong

Co-Founder and President, Financeit (HBA, 2006)