Committees

The following is a list of the standing committees within the CAP.  Over time, a webpage will be established for each committee identifying the mandate, the list of existing committee members, as well as contact information for CAP members to use if they are interested in getting involved in that committee.

Academic Affairs Committee

Chair: Ubi Wichoski
Laurentian University
CAP Director of Academic Affairs

Canadian National IUPAP Liaison Committee

Chair: Rituparna Kanungo
St. Mary’s University / TRIUMF
CAP Director of International Affairs

CAP/NSERC Liaison Committee

Chair: Rituparna Kanungo
St. Mary’s University / TRIUMF
(appointed jointly by CAP Board / NSERC)

Committee to Encourage Women in Physics

Chair: Chitra Rangan
University of Windsor
(elected by members of CEWIP)

Communications Committee

Chair: Samantha Kuula
SNOLAB
CAP Director of Communications

Congress Advisory Committee

Chair: Christine Kraus
Laurentian University
CAP Secretary-Treasurer

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Committee

Chair:  Shohini Ghose
Wilfrid Laurier University
(appointed by CAP Board)

Finance Committee

Chair: Christine Kraus
Laurentian University
CAP Secretary-Treasurer

High School Prize Exam Committee

Chair: Andrzej Kotlicki
University of British Columbia
(appointed by CAP Board)

International Affairs Committee

Chair: Ritu Kanungo
St. Mary’s University / TRIUMF
CAP Director of International Affairs

Member and Affiliate Services Committee

Chair: Laura-Isabelle Dion-Bertrand
Photons Etc
CAP Director of Member and Affiliate Services

Nominations and Awards Committee

Chair: Bruce Gaulin
McMaster University
CAP Past President

Outreach Committee

The CAP is working toward establishing
an official Outreach Committee.  CAP members interested in helping with this project are invited to contact the CAP Executive Director.

Private Sector Relations Committee

Chair: Ian D’Souza
Honeywell Aerospace
CAP Director of Private Sector Relations

Professional Affairs Committee

Chair: Daniel Cluff, P.Phys.
Royal Military College
(appointed by CAP Board)

Professional Certification Committee

Chair: Jean-Marc Noël, P.Phys.
Royal Military College
(appointed by CAP Board)

Science Policy Committee

Chair: Maikel Rheinstadter
McMaster University
CAP Director of Science Policy

Student Affairs Committee

Chair: Ben Newling
University of New Brunswick
CAP Director of Student Affairs

University Prize Exam Preparation Committee

Chair: Christine Kraus
Laurentian University
(appointed by CAP Board)

University Prize Exam Review Committee

Chair: Robert Thompson
University of Calgary
(appointed by CAP Board)