Faculty of Education

Associate Professor
Interim Director, Human Early Learning Partnership
Expertise

Children’s social and emotional development, empathy, moral development, bullying, risk and resiliency, adolescent stress and coping, transition to school, transition to adulthood (emerging adulthood), social and emotional learning in school

phone: 6048222215
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Professor
Expertise

psychological and neuropsychological aspects of disability

phone: 6048225251
Associate Professor
Expertise

Adolescent development, social development, media, Internet, cyberbullying and victimization, online privacy behaviours, parenting

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Professor and Associate Director, Graduate Affairs & Research
Expertise

exercise science

phone: 6048224459
Professor
Director, School of Kinesiology
Expertise

Olympic Games impact Research Project, leisure and sport management

phone: 6048229050
Associate Professor
Fields
Expertise

educational policy, politics, university rankings, media education, media literacy, anti-racism, disability studies, social justice, educational equity, knowledge mobilization, knowledge translation, media representation of mental illness, comedy and social change

Michelle Stack is an associate professor in the Department of Educational Studies. Her research interests include educational policy and politics, university rankings, media education, anti-racism, disability studies, educational equity and knowledge translation. She is the author of Global University Ranking and the Mediatization of Higher Education, and she is editor of a second upcoming book on university rankings and journal impact factors. Michelle teaches workshops and courses across the university that are aimed at developing the capacity of graduate students to communicate their scholarship to journalists and others. She is preparing to dip her toe for a second time into the world of standup comedy in an attempt to expand conversations about mental illness, white fragility, disability and rankings. Michelle won the Killam Award for Excellence in Teaching in 2017, and she is a 2020-21 Peter Wall Scholar.

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Advisor to the Dean
Dean’s Office
Fields
Expertise

Equity, diversity and inclusion in higher education, sexual and gender diversity in post-secondary settings, student experience, employee experience in post-secondary institutions

phone: 6048224258
Professor
Expertise

School-to-work transitions; community-engaged learning; students’ work

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Professor
Expertise

Global epistemologies and cross-cultural research in education and literacy, social science research, diversity, social justice, equity, indigenous matters, digital literacies, nature of literacy, meaning making, reading comprehension, reading-writing relationships, teaching, learning, educational assessment, teacher education

phone: 7788981477
Professor Emeritus
Fields
Expertise

educational governance, educational finance, educational leadership, educational research, educational policy,

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Professor
Human Development, Learning, and Culture
Expertise

Cultural-historical psychology, child/parent relationships, student/ teacher relationships, play and performance based learning, bridging school and out of school contexts for learning

phone: 6048229099
Professor
Expertise

Social and cultural history of the body, gender, race, aging and disability, gender relations, health, sport and exercise, social history of women and health, social/cultural aspects of sport and physical activity, health education, promotion and policy

phone: 6048226235
Associate Professor
Expertise

Adult education, environmental education, literacy, comparative education, gender and development, Southeast Asian studies

phone: 6048229231
Associate Professor
Expertise

Cardiovascular physiology, clinical exercise rehabilitation, interactive video games

phone: 6048224603
Associate Professor of Teaching
Expertise

High school teacher (Social Studies), Social Studies Teacher Education, Threshold Concepts, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL), Graphic Narratives in Holocaust and Human Rights Education,

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Assistant Professor
Expertise

Intercultural Education, Language Planning and Policy, Multi-/Plurilingualism, Second Language Education (French), Teacher Education,

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Senior Instructor
Expertise

Games education/physical education, instruction, specifically the presentation of developmentally appropriate games for youth sport and physical education

phone: 6048229602
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Senior Advisor to the President on Anti-Racism and Inclusive Excellence
Director, Centre for Culture, Identity and Education
Professor
Expertise

Black Studies, African Studies, Cultural Studies, Youth; Identity issues; multiculturalism (Canadian and international); decolonialism; Sierra Leone; Cultural Studies of Education; Africana Cultural Studies; Anti-racism; social justice issues in education and society,

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Professor
Expertise

Parent-adolescent interaction (conversations), career development, particularly as a function of family influence

phone: 6048226380