Dunlap Advisory Committee

The Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics has as its mission astronomical instrumentation, astrophysical observations and science outreach. This mission is complemented by activity in the Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics and the Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics.

The Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics Advisory Committee acts as a consultative body to the Director:

  • To provide strategic advice on the research, educational and outreach missions of the Institute.
  • To identify opportunities for partnership and collaborations with the Institute.
  • To promote the Institute’s interests to external constituencies.
  • To increase the profile of the Institute and enhance its financial standing.

Members 2016 – 2019

Prof. Alyssa Goodman, Harvard University (Chair)

Prof. Pauline Barmby, Western University

Prof. Sarah Church, Stanford University

Greg Dick, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

Prof. David Helfand, Columbia University

Prof. Luc Simard, Herzberg Astronomy and Astrophysics

Prof. Jay Pratt, Vice-Dean Research, Faculty of Arts & Science

David Dunlap, Descendant of Jessie Donalda Dunlap

John Dunlap, Descendant of Jessie Donalda Dunlap

Prof. Bryan Gaensler, Director, Dunlap Institute

Alice Chow, Business Officer, Dunlap Institute

Krista Slade, Executive Director, Office of Advancement, Faculty of Arts and Science