​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​People Who Make a Difference


Members of the graduate community at the University of Toronto come from a wide range of national, cultural, and faith backgrounds. Graduate education is embodied by innovation, forward thinking, and enthusiasm for transforming the future. 

Read the remarkable stories of the SGS community.

​​​​Meet Our Students 


​​​Meet Our Alumni

Aerospace Science & EngineeringDavid Cesar Del Rey Fernandez
AnthropologyMatthew Walls
Biomedical CommunicationsMelanie Burger
Biomedical CommunicationsErina He
Biomedical EngineeringAmir Manbachi
BiotechnologyMaleeha Ahmad
Cell & Systems BiologyNoushin Nabavi
Chemical Engineering & Applied ChemistryLisa Melymuk
ChemistryEugenia Duodu
ChemistryNadine Borduas
ChemistryGregory Wentworth
Combined Juris Doctor & Master of Global AffairsLouis Century
Computer ScienceIlya Sutskever
Computer ScienceVladimir Surkov
Counselling & Clinical PsychologyDean Carcone
CriminologyAlexandra Lysova
DentistryNilesh Talele
Developmental Psychology & EducationAastha Sahni
Ecology & Evolutionary BiologyCrystal Vincent
EconomicsSamra Zafar
EconomicsMohammad Rahaman
Electrical & Computer EngineeringJulie Payette
Electrical & Computer EngineeringVincent Cheung
EnglishJoanne Leow
Environmental ScienceCindy Bongard
Environmental ScienceNicole Ricker
Environmental ScienceAdam Sheldon
Exercise SciencesMark Norman
ForestryMu-Qing Huang
German Literature, Culture & TheoryMarlo Burks
InformationBrandon Weigel
Italian StudiesValentina Fulginiti
Laboratory Medicine & PathobiologySean McCurdy
Management Stewart Lyons
Management Sandra Barbosu
Management & Professional AccountingKylyn Athey
Management of InnovationAnnieza Mohamed
Materials Science & EngineeringRonnie Su
Mechanical & Industrial EngineeringChirag Variawa
Medical BiophysicsJas Saggar
Medical BiophysicsAdam Durbin
Medical ScienceRageen Rajendram
Medical ScienceFernando Caravaggio
Medical ScienceSarah Gagliano
Medieval StudiesTristan Sharp
Molecular GeneticsMohamed Soliman
Molecular GeneticsJoseph Bondy-Denomy
MusicRoseen Giles
Music PerformanceTariq Harb
Nutritional SciencesDaiva Nielsen
PlanningMartine August
PsychologyTaylor Schmitz
Public Health SciencesSarah Jane Steele
Social WorkKasia Pytlik
SpanishXimena Berecochea
Visual StudiesJennifer Rudder


​Meet Our Postdoctoral Fellows

​Meet Our Faculty & Staff​​

Cell & Systems BiologyIan Buglass
ChemistryProf. Mark Lautens
Curriculum, Teaching and LearningProf. Clare Kosnik
Ecology & Evolutionary BiologyProf. John Stinchcombe
EnglishTanuja Persaud
French Language & LiteratureAndré Tremblay
Graduate & Life Sciences EducationProf. Avrum Gotlieb
Human Resources & EquityProf. Angela Hildyard
LawProf. Mayo Moran
Near & Middle Eastern CivilizationsProf. Ron Leprohon
Ontario Institute for Studies in EducationProf. Jeanne Watson
Pharmacology & ToxicologyDiana Clark
PhilosophyProf. Arthur Ripstein
Political ScienceProf. Clifford Orwin
School of Graduate StudiesProf. Berry Smith
School of Graduate StudiesLisa Haley
School of Graduate StudiesVictoria Hurlihey
Social WorkProf. Charmaine Williams
University of Toronto MississaugaProf. Amrita Daniere

Meet Our SGS Vice-Deans

Prof. Elizabeth Smyth​—Vice-Dean, Programs
Prof. Luc De Nil—Vice-Dean, Students​