Mark S. Bonham Centre for
Sexual Diversity Studies

Steering Committee

Academic direction is provided for the Bonham Centre for Sexual Diversity Studies and its instructional programs by a Steering Committee, made up of faculty members and students. It has sub-committees for curricular matters, student awards, research, the Lynch grant, and special events.


Brenda Cossman

Director, Bonham Centre; Professor, Faculty of Law


Scott Rayter

Associate Director, Sexual Diversity Studies; Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, SDS & the Dept of English


Elena Basile

Sessional Lecturer, Sexual Diversity Studies Program


David Brennan

Associate Professor, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work


Allison Burgess

Sexual & Gender Diversity Officer


Michael Cobb

Professor, Department of English


Roland Sintos Coloma

Associate Professor, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Social Justice Education – Ontario Institute for Studies in Education


Shelley Craig

Assistant Professor, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work


Naisargi N. Dave

Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology


Gillian Einstein

Associate Professor; Department of Psychology


Konrad Eisenbichler

Professor, Centre for Reformation & Renaissance Studies & Italian Studies


Yiftach Fehige

Associate Professor, Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology


Maureen FitzGerald

Senior Lecturer, Transitional Year Program


Caroline Fusco

Associate Professor, Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education


Dina Georgis

Assistant Professor, Women and Gender Studies Institute


Elizabeth Gould

Associate Professor, Faculty of Music


Adam Isaiah Green

Associate Professor, Department of Sociology


Elizabeth Harvey

Professor, Department of English


Lynne Howarth

Professor, Faculty of Information


Patrick Keilty

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Information


David Klausner

Professor Emeritus, Department of English and Centre for Medieval Studies


Andrew Lesk

Lecturer, University College; Coordinator, UC One


Nicholas Matte

Sessional Lecturer, Curator of the Sexual Representations Collection


Lance McCready

Associate Professor, Dept of Curriculum, Teaching & Learning – Ontario Institute for Studies in Education


Don McLeod

Acquisitions Coordinator, University of Toronto Libraries


Celeste Pang

PhD Candidate, Department of Anthropology


Brian Pronger

Associate Professor, Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education


David Rayside

Professor Emeritus, Department of Political Science


Nicholas Rule

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology


Mari Ruti

Professor, Department of English & Drama, University of Toronto at Mississauga


Walid Saleh

Associate Professor, Centre for the Study of Religion and Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations


Dana Seitler

Associate Professor, Department of English


Tori Smith

Sessional Lecturer, Sexual Diversity Studies Program


Jesook Song

Associate Professor, Department of East Asian Studies


Simon Stern

Associate Professor, Faculty of Law


David Townsend

Professor, Department of English & Centre for Medieval Studies


Tat Tseng

Associate Professor, Factor-Intwentash Faculty of Social Work


Jarrett Welsh

Assistant Professor, Department of Classics


Alex Wells

Grad student, Faculty of Social Work


Ashley Splawinski

Grad student, Department of Political Science


Cameron Crookston

Grad student, Drama