David Onley

David Onley
Associate Professor, Teaching Stream
In Memoriam (1950-2023)


David C. Onley is the former Lieutenant Governor of Ontario 2007-2014.

As Senior Lecturer and Distinguished Visitor at the University of Toronto Scarborough, he teaches two senior seminar courses in Political Science, The Politics of Disability, and The Vice Regal Office in Canada.

Prior to his appointment, Onley had a 22-year career with Toronto’s Citytv and was the first newscaster in Canada with a visible disability.

Follow Professor Onley on Twitter at: @HonDavidOnley