THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF CANADA

THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF CANADA

July 06, 2007 16:31 ET

RSC 2007 New Fellows: Making a Difference in the Lives of Canadians

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 6, 2007) - RSC: The Academies of Arts, Humanities and Sciences of Canada, has elected 78 new Fellows, 1 Foreign Fellow and 1 Specially Elected Fellow to its ranks.(i) In keeping with the motto of the Society, "Different paths, one vision", the newly elected Fellows, while coming from diverse backgrounds and disciplines, are dedicated to achieving excellence in their endeavours, thus enhancing Canada's competitiveness on a global basis.

RSC, founded in 1882, is Canada's oldest and most prestigious scholarly organization. Election to RSC is the highest honour that can be attained by scholars, artists and scientists in Canada. "The Society is proud to celebrate the intellectual achievements of the new Fellows", said Dr. Patricia Demers, President of the Society. "We wish to recognize the extraordinary accomplishments of persons of talent, expertise and creativity in all fields, from experimental and applied sciences to health and medical sciences, and from social sciences and humanities to the various artistic domains."

Canadians have directly benefited from the outstanding achievements of these individuals. The new Fellows of RSC are among those who, today, build the world we will live in tomorrow.

This year's new Fellows will be inducted at a ceremony to be held Saturday, November 17, 2007 in Edmonton. The complete list of newly elected Fellows and their affiliations is attached. The nomination citations for each of them can be obtained by visiting our website at www.rsc.ca.

((i)These individuals have been offered Fellowship in the Society, but this becomes effective only upon acceptance by prospective Fellows of the terms and conditions attached to this honour.)



RSC New Fellows 2007 / Nouveaux membres de la SRC 2007

ACADEMY OF THE ARTS AND HUMANITIES
ACADEMIE DES ARTS, DES LETTRES ET DES SCIENCES HUMAINES

Division of Humanities

BAYLIS, Francoise Departments of Bioethics and Philosophy, Dalhousie
University
BOSE, Mandakranta Institute of Asian Research, University of British
Columbia
BROWN, James Robert Department of Philosophy, University of Toronto
BUBENIK, Vit Department of Linguistics, Memorial University of
Newfoundland
CARTER, Sarah A. Department of History and Classics, University of
Alberta
FINDLAY, L.M. (Len) Department of English, University of Saskatchewan
GRODEN, Michael Department of English, University of Western Ontario
LANCASHIRE, Ian Department of English, University of Toronto
MIKI, Roy A. Department of English, Simon Fraser University
PHILLIPS, Mark S. Department of History, Carleton University
PHILLIPS, Ruth Department of Art History, Carleton University
WAISER, William A. Department of History, University of Saskatchewan

Division des lettres et sciences humaines

COHEN, Yolande Departement d'histoire, Universite du Quebec a Montreal
CORMIER, Monique C. Departement de linguistique et de traduction,
Universite de Montreal
LAMOUREUX, Johanne Departement d'histoire de l'art et d'etudes
cinematographiques, Universite de Montreal

Division of the Arts / Division des arts

ANHALT, István Professor Emeritus, Queen's University
BELL, Allan G. Department of Music, University of Calgary
BLOORE, Ronald Visual Arts and Painting
EHNES, James Violinist, Arts/Music
ELDER, R. Bruce School of Image Arts, Ryerson University
GEUER, Juan Visual Arts
POLLOCK, Sharon Performing Arts/Theatre
RIVARD LE MOYNE,
Suzanne Visual Arts

ACADEMY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
ACADEMIE DES SCIENCES SOCIALES

Division of Social Sciences

ADAMOWICZ, Wiktor
L. Department of Rural Economy, University of Alberta
BORROWS, John Department of Law, University of Victoria
CAULFIELD, Timothy Department of Law, University of Alberta
CRAWFORD, Gary Department of Anthropology, University of Toronto at
Mississauga
HAYDEN, Brian D. Department of Archaeology, Simon Fraser University
LEITHWOOD, Kenneth Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University
of Toronto
MAURER, Daphne Department of Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour,
McMaster University
NORMAN, Geoffrey R. Educational Research and Development, McMaster
University
SINGER, Peter A. McLaughlin-Rotman Centre for Global Health, University
Health Network and University of Toronto
WELLMAN, Barry Department of Sociology, University of Toronto

Division des sciences sociales

ANDREW, Caroline Ecole d'etudes politiques, Universite d'Ottawa
BROCHU, Serge Ecole de criminologie, Universite de Montreal
DE KONINCK, Joseph Ecole de psychologie, Universite d'Ottawa
DES ROSIERS,
Francois Departement de management, Universite Laval
PERRAKIS, Stylianos Departement de finance, Universite Concordia
SIMARD, Jean-
Jacques Departement de sociologie, Universite Laval

ACADEMY OF SCIENCE
ACADEMIE DES SCIENCES

Division of Applied Sciences and Engineering / Division des sciences
appliquees et genie

HAYNES, Charles A. Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering,
University of British Columbia
MACGREGOR, John F. Department of Chemical Engineering, McMaster University
MYLOPOULOS, John Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto
NG, Flora T.T. Department of Chemical Engineering, University of
Waterloo
SELVADURAI, A.
Patrick S. Department of Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics,
McGill University
WONG, K. Max Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering,
McMaster University
YOUNG, R. Paul Department of Civil Engineering, University of Toronto

Division of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences / Division des sciences
de la Terre, de l'ocean et de l'atmosphere

GOODARZI, F.
Fariborz Geological Survey of Canada, Natural Resources Canada
HEAMAN, Larry M. Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences,
University of Alberta
SHEPHERD, Theodore
G. Department of Physics, University of Toronto
ZAWADZKI, Isztar I. Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, McGill
University

Foreign Fellow/Membre etranger
BERGER, Andre Institut d'astronomie et de geophysique Georges
Lemaitre, Universite catholique de Louvain, Belgique

Division of Life Sciences / Division des sciences de la vie

DONNER, Allan Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich
School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western
Ontario
HALLORAN, Philip F. Department of Medicine, University of Alberta
HAYNES, R. Brian Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics,
McMaster University
KISILEVSKY, Robert Department of Pathology, Queen's University
LOPASCHUK, Gary D. Department of Pediatrics and Pharmacology, University
of Alberta
MACVICAR, Brian A. Department of Psychiatry, University of British
Columbia
MARRA, Marco A. Department of Medical Genetics, University of British
Columbia
MCELHANEY, Ronald
M. Department of Biochemistry, University of Alberta
MEANEY, Michael J. Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University
MICHALAK, Marek Department of Biochemistry, University of Alberta
PALMER, A. Richard Department of Biological Sciences, University of
Alberta
PARK, Morag Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University
PEARSON, Keir G. Department of Physiology, University of Alberta
SADDLER, John N. Faculty of Forestry, University of British Columbia
STIRLING, Ian G. Canadian Wildlife Service
TAYLOR, Diane E. Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology,
University of Alberta
WHITFIELD, Chris Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology,
University of Guelph

Division of Mathematical and Physical Sciences / Division des mathematiques
et sciences physiques

BRYDGES, David C. Department of Mathematics, University of British
Columbia
CHARETTE, Andre Departement de chimie, Universite de Montreal
CRAIG, Walter Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McMaster
University
DOUGLAS, DONALD J. Department of Chemistry, University of British Columbia
GUO, Hong Department of Physics, McGill University
JEFFREY, Lisa Department of Computer and Mathematical Sciences,
University of Toronto at Scarborough
KUMACHEVA, Eugenia Department of Chemistry, University of Toronto
MARTIN, Peter G. Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of
Toronto
NORTON, Peter R. Department of Chemistry, University of Western Ontario
SCHAEFFER, Jonathan Department of Computing Science, University of Alberta
TAILLEFER, Louis Departement de physique et RQMP, Universite de
Sherbrooke

Specially Elected Fellow
HACKETT, Peter Department of Mathematical and Physical Sciences,
Alberta Ingenuity Fund

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