Faculty Council

ALES Faculty Council Membership

Dean (as Chair) Stanford Blade
President Bill Flanagan
Faculty Members All

Additional Members - External Representatives

Faculty of Arts Li Zhou 2019-2022
Faculty of Education Mike Carbonaro 2021-2024
Faculty of Engineering Jinfeng Liu 2020-2023
Faculty of Extension
Faculty of Science Olav Rueppell 2021-2024
Health Sciences

  • Faculty of Nursing
  • Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine
Daniel Aalto
(Rehabilitation Medicine)
School of Business Jack Stechter 2019-2022
Alberta Association of Forest Management Professionals Carla Rhyant 2021-?
Alberta Human Ecology & Home Economics Association Margurite Thiessen Ongoing
Alberta Institute of Agrologists David Lloyd Ongoing
Alberta Registered Dieticians' Association Doug Cook Ongoing
Alberta Society of Professional Biologists
Enrolment Management Service Partner (EMSP) Observer Nicole Dyck Ongoing

*All term lengths for the representatives above are from July 1 - June 30 unless otherwise noted


Non-Academic Staff Representatives

*All term lengths for the representatives above are from July 1 - June 30

Student Representatives

2 ALES Graduate Student Association (GSA) Members
2 Faculty of ALES Undergraduate Association (FAUnA)  Members



Faculty Council Meeting Dates


  • February 4 - 3:00pm via ZOOM
  • October 1 -  12:00pm - 1:30pm
  • December 9 - 9:00am - 10:20am


  • February 2 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
  • April 12 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm


Faculty Council - Terms of Reference

ALES Representatives to Other Faculties

Faculty of Arts Kevin Jones 2020-2022
Faculty of Education Burim Ametaj 2020-2022
Faculty of Engineering John Wolodo 2020-2022
Faculty of Native Studies Heather Bruce 2020-2022
Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation Donna Vine 2021-2023
Faculty of Science Aman Ullah 2020-2022
Campus Saint Jean Patricia Dolez 2020-2022

*All term lengths for the above are from July 1 - June 30