Susan Lieff

Geriatric Psychiatry
3560 Bathurst St, Dept of Psychiatry, Unit 4E44A, Toronto, Ontario Canada M6A 2E1
Appointment Status

Dr. Lieff is a Professor in the Dept of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto (UT). She is currently the Director of the New and Emerging Academic Leaders Program ( and Academic Leadership Development at the Centre for Faculty Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto at St Michael’s Hospital.

She completed her Masters of Education in higher education of health professionals at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education / UT in 2002 and her International Masters in Health Leadership at McGill University in 2008.


Research Synopsis


Dr. Lieff’s scholarship focuses on the practices and perspectives of academic leaders in the health sciences as well as the design and evaluation of academic leadership development programs for faculty in the health sciences.