Academic Advising and Course Updates

A diverse group of students giving each other high-fives

Our dedicated advising team specializes in guiding students toward academic success. 

Did you know that can you meet one-on-one with a program advisor to ask for help and guidance? If you are considering further studies, ask about the new accreditation track and our Master of Accounting and Finance (MAccFin) program. 
 

Need Help?

  • We can assist you with all curriculum concerns or needs, including:
    • Choosing the right courses
    • Sorting out enrollment issues
    • Checking to make sure you are on track to graduate
    • Connecting you to other resources on campus
  • We offer virtual office hours and we are here to help you be successful!
  • Ask your Program Advisors (see below) about other initiatives to help you reach your academic goals, including:

Academic Advising Team

Academic support staff Bobbi McFarlane

Bobbi McFarlane
First Year Program Advisor
sam.mcfarlane@utoronto.ca
(416) 208-4831
IC256

Welcome First-Year BBA Management Students!
 

Office Hours for Summer 2021 (all times are in EDT):

  • Individual/one-on-one Virtual Appointments to be held on the following days: 
  • MO: 1:30-3:30 p.m. / TU: 11:00 a.m-1:00 p.m. / WE: 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. / TH: 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
  • Please visit this form to set-up a virtual appointment (on Microsoft Teams).
 
Academic support staff Betty Walters

Betty Walters
Program Advisor (Second Year and Up)
mgmtss.utsc@utoronto.ca
(416) 208-4818
IC254

Welcome Management Students!

Office Hours for Winter 2021

  • One-on-one Virtual Appointments to be held on the following days: 
  • MO: 1:00-3:00 p.m. / WE: 10:00-12:00 p.m./TH: 11:00-1:00
  • Please visit this form to set up a virtual appointment (on Microsoft Teams).
  • Group Virtual Meetings (registration required) to be held on the following days:
  • TU: 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Management Professor Syed Ahmed

Professor Syed Ahmed
Academic Director, Management
mgmtss.utsc@utoronto.ca
(416) 287-7340
IC262

Office Hours Winter 2021
  • Please email me with your full name and student number detailing the request. Also include your phone number and the best time to reach you, in case I need to call. 

 

Economics Professor Jack Parkinson

Professor Jack Parkinson
Academic Director, Economics
ecoss@utsc.utoronto.ca
(416) 287-7339
IC262

Office Hours Winter 2021
  • Please email me with your full name and student number detailing the request. Also include your phone number and the best time to reach you, in case I need to call. 

 

Management Professor Hugh Laurence

Professor Hugh Laurence
Academic Director, International Business
hugh.laurence@utoronto.ca
(416) 287-7568
IC268

Office Hours Winter 2021
  • Please email me with your full name and student number detailing the request. Also include your phone number and the best time to reach you, in case I need to call. 

 

Academic Updates

A new course, MGHC23H3: Diversity in the Workplace, is offered by the Department of Management in the Summer 2021 term.
 
This course examines the nature and effects of diveristy in the workplace. Drawing on theories and research from psychology, the course will examine topics like stereotyping, harassment, discrimination, organizational climate for diversity, conflict resolution with diverse teams, and marketing to a diverse clientele. 
 
Instructor: Phani Radhakrishnan
 
Pre-requisite: MGHB02H3 or MGIB02H3