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 2022
Monday, January 17, 2022 at 2:30 p.m.
Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 3:00 p.m.
Monday, March 7, 2022 at 2:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 7, 2022 at 3:00 p.m.

Monday, May 2, 2022 at 2:30 p.m.
Monday, June 13, 2022 at 2:30 p.m.


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 2021-2022

Scott Mattson, Chair


Anna Lanoszka, WUFA President ex officio

Political Science
Imran AbdoolEconomics
Nabil AbdullahSchool of Computer Science

Rita Bison

Languages, Literatures & Cultures
Kimberly BriseboisSchool of Social Work
Mahreen Nasir ButtComputer Science
Graham ClaytonEconomics
Jean-Pierre De VillersLanguages, Literatures, & Cultures
John FreerEducation

David Guetter


Mark Letteri


Brandi Lucier

Women's and Gender Studies

Brian MacPherson


Bill Orawski

Odette School of Business

Adam Pole


Wafa PoliesCivil & Environmental Engineering

Jelena Primorac

Languages, Literatures & Cultures

Garth Rennie

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

Urvashi Soni-Sinha

Women's and Gender Studies

Georgia SwanLaw
Braco TopcagicNursing

Josie Watson