The ISSP Advisory Committee is a voluntary, engaged group of stakeholder representatives from the academic, public and private sectors working for the success of the new institute. The mandate of the Committee includes both a review and a challenge role in relation to the scope of ISSP activities.

Denise Amyot

Amyot, Denise

President and CEO
Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan)

Jason Blackstock

Blackstock, Jason J

Head of Department
Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy
University College London (UCL)

Yves Gingras

Gingras, Yves

Canada Research Chair in History and Sociology of ScienceProfessor
Université du Québec à Montréal

Kimberly Girling

Girling, Kimberly

Senior Research & Policy Analyst
Office of the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada

Ruby Heap

Heap, Ruby

Professor Emerita
Department of History
Faculty of Arts
University of Ottawa

Brenda Kenny

Kenny, Brenda

Alberta Innovates

Martine Lagacé

Lagacé, Martine

Full Professor
Faculty of Arts
University of Ottawa

Associate Vice-President, Research, Promotion and Development
University of Ottawa

Kelly J Lendsay

Lendsay, Kelly J.

President and CEO
Indigenous Works

Teresa Marques

Marques, Teresa

President and CEO
Rideau Hall Foundation

Gordon McOuat

McOuat, Gordon

Professor of Humanities
University of King’s College

Project Director
Situating Science

Errol Mendes

Mendes, Errol

Faculty of Law
University of Ottawa

The National Journal of Constitutional Law

Thao Pham

Pham, Thao

Senior Fellow, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs
University of Ottawa

Former Deputy Minister of COVID Recovery with the Government of Canada

Robert Slater

Slater, Robert

Adjunct Professor, Environmental Policy
Carleton University 

Michèle Stanton-Jean

Stanton-Jean, Michèle

Guest Scholar, Law Faculty
Université de Montréal

Former Quebec representative within the Canadian permanent delegation to UNESCO

Christina Tessier

Tessier, Christina

President and CEO
Ingenium - Canada’s Museums of Science and Innovation