Office of the Dean

FGSR supports excellence in graduate education and holds as its core mission the responsibility of supporting graduate students through the entirety of their academic journeys.

Follow the links below to learn more about the members of our decanal team.


Roger Epp

Interim Vice-Provost & Dean


Ali Shiri



Cagri Ayranci

Associate Dean (Awards and Scholarships)


Andrea A.N. Macleod

Associate Dean (Course Based Master’s and Professional Programs; Equity, Diversity and Inclusion)


Micah True

Associate Dean (FGSR Institutional Academic Regulations; Strategic Programming)


Frances Plane

Associate Dean (New Program Development and Program Changes; International Agreements; University Governance)