Staff Members

Associate Chair – Undergraduate Studies

Professor Raviraj Adve

Room: SFB600
Tel: (416) 946-5086
Email: ugchair.ece@utoronto.ca

  • Oversees and manages curriculum review and changes
  • Manages and facilitates annual undergraduate teaching assignments for all ECE courses
  • Oversees the TA selection and assignment process
  • Provides student counselling support
  • Chairs monthly Student-Staff meetings and “Town Hall” meetings with students
  • Approves 600 hours practical experience submissions for all ECE students

Program Manager and Advisor

Leanne Dawkins

Room: SFB600
Tel: (416) 978-8570
Email: leanne.dawkins@utoronto.ca

  • Oversees and manages the Undergraduate Office
  • Provides student counselling, in person, via e-mail or by telephone, including Foreign Exchange students
  • Organizes, maintains and researches curriculum & calendar updates
  • Schedules all undergraduate courses
  • Supports Faculty Council academic representatives
  • Assists the UG Chair with teaching assignments, new staff direction & policy formation
  • Monitors degree requirements, oversees convocation, tracks failures, etc.
  • Undergraduate budget development & management
  • Reviews lab inventory and UG course equipment needs

Administrative Coordinator and Advisor

Jayne Leake

Room: SFB600
Tel: (416) 978-3145
Email: jayne.leake@utoronto.ca

  • Manages undergraduate leadership initiatives
  • Assists with student counselling
  • Administers NSERC and Faculty Summer Undergraduate Research Awards programs
  • Oversees the TA selection and assignment process: processes applications, assignments, offers, payment and budget
  • Manages undergraduate scholarships and awards programs and payments
  • Processes undergraduate student conference fee reimbursements

Student Advisor

Karen Irving

Room: SFB600 
Tel: (416) 978-0488
Email: karen.irving@utoronto.ca
Current student inquiries: askece@ecf.utoronto.ca

  • Front-line support – responds to general inquiries by phone/email/in person
  • Advises students on course selection process, Magellan, and graduation requirements
  • Maintains and processes 600 hours practical experience certificates
  • Processes adds/drops, section changes, etc. on ACORN
  • Maintains central email address for undergraduate office functions
  • Organizes and arranges meetings and events: Student-Staff meetings, awards dinners, receptions, etc.

Information Services Assistant

Neena Peterson

Room: SFB600
Tel: 416-946-7179
Email: n.peterson@utoronto.ca
Current student inquiries: askece@ecf.utoronto.ca

  • Front-line support – responds to general inquiries by phone/email/in person
  • Advises students on course selection process, Magellan, and graduation requirements
  • Maintains and processes 600 hours practical experience certificates
  • Processes adds/drops, section changes, etc. on ACORN
  • Maintains central email address for undergraduate office functions
  • Organizes and arranges meetings and events: Student-Staff meetings, awards dinners, receptions, etc.