Bodies to support the Federation's mission

The committees

In pursuit of its mission and to ensure its smooth operation, the Federation has set up internal committees to carry out specific mandates in keeping with the FQPPU’s mission and main principles.

Standing Committee on Academic Freedom (COPLA)

COPLA documents, protects and promotes academic freedom, and investigates complaints from its members on this subject.

Lucie Lamarche

President

Professor, Department of Legal Sciences, Université du Québec à Montréal

Gilles Bronchti

Member

Professor, Department of Anatomy, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières

Louis-Philippe Lampron

Member

Professor, Faculty of Law, Université Laval

Pierre Trudel

Member

Honorary Professor, Faculty of Law, Université de Montréal

Equity Committee

The Equity Committee works with members of marginalized groups to develop a resolutely anti-racist, feminist, decolonial and social justice approach. It makes recommendations concerning the definition and integration of equity issues into collective agreements and union life.

Dyala Hamzah

President

Professor, Department of History, Université de Montréal

Sophie Bernard

Member

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Industrial Engineering, Polytechnique Montréal

Sirma Bilge

Member

Professor, Department of Sociology, Université de Montréal

Camélia Dadouchi

Member

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Industrial Engineering, Polytechnique Montréal

Gina Lafortune

Member

Professor, Department of Specialized Education and Training, Université du Québec à Montréal

Julien Larregue

Member

Professor, Department of Sociology, Université Laval

Jean-Pierre Le Glaunec

Member

Professor, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Université de Sherbrooke

Amissi Melchiade Manirabona

Member

Professor, Faculty of Law, Université de Montréal

Marietou Niang

Member

Professor, Department of Psychosociology and Social Work, Université du Québec à Rimouski

Vincent Romani

Member

Professor, Department of Political Science, Université du Québec à Montréal

Marta Teixeira

Member

Professor, Université du Québec à Rimouski

Cathy Vaillancourt

Member

Professor at INRS – Centre Armand Frappier Santé Biotechnologie