Sessional Committee

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The Sessional Committee represents all Sessional Instructor and Sessional Lecturer members at the University of Windsor.  The Committee`s focus is to address concerns and monitor the Collective Agreement as it applies to contract academic staff.  The Committee meets monthly during the academic year (between September and June) in the upstairs boardroom of Kerr House.

Due to COVID-19 all meetings are held virtually over MS Teams until further notice. 


Sessional Committee Meeting Schedule Winter 2021
Thursday, January 14th at 11:30 a.m.
Thursday, February 4th at 11:30 a.m.
Thursday, March 4th at 11:30 a.m.
Thursday, April 1st at 11:30 a.m.

Thursday, May 13th at 11:30 a.m.
Friday, June 4th at Noon


The Committee will also make recommendations to the Contract Committee, Executive Committee, and other Committees of the Association on behalf of Sessional Instructor and Sessional Lecturer members of WUFA.

If you have any questions/concerns or are interested in joining the Sessional Committee of WUFA, please send your inquiry to

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Sessional Committee 2020-2021

Scott Mattson, Chair


Anna Lanoszka, WUFA President ex officio

Political Science
Imran AbdoolEconomics
Nabil AbdullahSchool of Computer Science

Rita Bison

Languages, Literatures & Cultures
Graham ClaytonEconomics
James CoatesOdette School of Business

Jean-Pierre De Villers

Languages, Literatures & Cultures

David Guetter


Rita Haase


Anita Hurwitz

English Language, Literature & Creative Writing

Mark Letteri


Brandi Lucier

Women's and Gender Studies

Brian MacPherson


Bill Orawski

Odette School of Business

Kate Parr


Adam Pole


Jelena Primorac

Languages, Literatures & Cultures

Garth Rennie

Communications, Media & Film
Diana Sarkis, Sessional DirectorOdette School of Business
Renu Sharma-PersaudSociology, Anthropology and Criminology

Raj Singh


Danielle SirekEducation

Urvashi Soni-Sinha

Women's and Gender Studies

Sandra Trubyk


Josie Watson