Catherine Ellis is Associate Professor in the Department of History. She was elected to Ryerson's Board of Governors in 2017 for a two-year term. Catherine earned her DPhil from the University of Oxford and previously held research and teaching appointments at Dalhousie University, the University of Victoria and the University of Lethbridge. Catherine sits on the Board’s Employee Relations and Pension Committee. She is also a Panel Chair on Ryerson’s Academic Integrity Council and served as Department Chair 2013-17. Catherine is a Ryerson Massey Visiting Scholar at Massey College (University of Toronto) in 2017-18.