The Department of Zoology was established from the former Department of Biology in 1940 while Professor E.M. Walker was Head of the department. The Zoology program at the University of Toronto was discontinued in April 2011 along with the Botany program, and the department has been incorporated into what is now the Department of Cell and Systems Biology and the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology.
Professor E.M. Walker, Head (1934-1948)
Professor J.R. Dymond, Head (1948-1956)
Professor K.C. Fisher, Chair (1956-) Discontinued in April 2011
Incorporated into the Department of Cell and Systems Biology and the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (2011)
Robert Ramsay Wright
Craigie, E. Horne. A history of the Department of Zoology of the University of Toronto up to 1962. Toronto: University of Toronto, Department of Zoology, 1966