Faculty and staff

For a list of contacts for each department, program or centre, please see this page.

* Consult for graduate advisement availability and research interests.


Armstrong, Denise — Professor


Bajovic, Mira — Assistant Professor
Barrett, Joe* — Associate Professor
Beauregard, Monique — Academic Adviser (Academic Advising, Professional and Undergraduate Programs)
Bennett, Sheila — Professor
Bernat, Ethna — Manager (Academic Advising, Professional and Undergraduate Programs)
Blaikie, Fiona* — Professor
Boone, Jody — Administrative Coordinator, Continuing Teacher Education
Bosacki, Sandra* — Professor
Brown, Hilary* — Associate Professor
Buchanan, Dorothy — Coordinator, Professional Learning for Students, Recruitment and Retention (Professional and Undergraduate Programs)
Burger, Wanda — Graduate Student Coordinator


Cherubini, Lorenzo* — Professor
Ciuffetelli Parker, Darlene* — Professor and Program Director, Teacher Education
Collier, Diane* — Associate Professor


Della Porta, Sandra* – Assistant Professor and Program Director, Bachelor of Early Childhood Education
DiBiase, Ann-Marie* — Associate Professor
Di Cesare, Dane Marco — Assistant Professor
DiPetta, Tony* — Associate Professor and Program Director, Continuing Teacher Education
Dover, Tamara — Library and Media Production Assistant
Drake, Susan* — Professor


Estaiteyeh, Mohammed* — Assistant Professor


Fazio, Xavier* — Professor


Gallagher, Tiffany* — Professor; Director, Brock Learning Lab
Genkin, David — Manager, Computer Services
Giancola, Dino — Educational Technologist
Griffin, Shelley* — Associate Professor


Hands, Catherine — Associate Professor and Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Student Services
Harwood, Debra* — Professor
Henry, Bobby (Stanley) — Assistant Professor
Hooper, Sally — Assistant Professor
Hutchison, David* — Professor and Chair, Department of Educational Studies


Ing, Jenny — Office Assistant (Hamilton Campus)


Jaipal-Jamani, Kamini* — Professor
Jhangiani, Rajiv Associate Professor and Vice Provost, Teaching and Learning


Kapoor, Ashley — Academic Adviser (Professional and Undergraduate Programs)
Karrow, Doug* — Associate Professor
Kewley, Clinton — International Student Services Coordinator & Instructor
Khan, Steven* — Assistant Professor
Khirwadkar, Anjali — Assistant Professor
Kirk, Liz — Placement Officer
Kitchen, Julian* — Professor
Kumar, Rahul — Assistant Professor


Landman, Tarryn— Marketing and Communications Officer
Layne, Cara – Academic Advisor (Professional and Undergraduate Programs)
Li, Xiaobin* — Associate Professor
Longboat, Catherine — Assistant Professor
Lu, Chunlei* — Professor


Macpherson, Tina — Supervisor, Library & Media Services (Hamilton Campus)
Maloney, Lesley — Academic Adviser (Professional and Undergraduate Programs)
McGean, Sarah — Administrative Coordinator & Academic Advisor, Indigenous Educational Studies Programs
McGinn, Michelle — Professor
McGray, Robert* — Associate Professor
McQuirter, Ruth* — Professor
Mgombelo, Joyce* — Associate Professor and Program Director, Joint Ph.D in Educational Studies
Mindzak, Michael — Assistant Professor
Mogadime, Dolana* — Professor
Mozol, Teresa — Circulation Assistant (IRC)
Muir, Wendy — Administrative Coordinator, Teacher Education


Nagy, Brittany — Office Assistant
Norris, Trevor* — Associate Professor


O’Sullivan, Michael* — Associate Professor
Owen, Michael — Professor


Paul, Lissa* — Professor
Pelchat, Kim — Manager, IRC
Plavinskis, Sandra — Administrative Director, Adult Education


Ratković, Snežana — Research Officer
Reynolds, Natalie — Administrative Assistant, Graduate Programs
Rigas, Bob — Adjunct Professor
Rutherford, Camille — Associate Professor


Savage, Michael* — Associate Professor and Program Director, Master of Education and Undergraduate Educational Studies
Serroul, Brian — Faculty Budget Officer Assistant
Shuttleworth, Margo — Assistant Professor
Simmons, Nicola — Assistant Professor
Smith, Sharon — Circulation Clerk (IRC)
Smythe, Michelle — Placement Manager, Professional and Undergraduate Programs
Somma, Monique* — Assistant Professor
Spiece, Sharon — Executive Assistant to the Dean of Education


Taber, Nancy* — Professor and Program Director, Adult Education
Tarelli, Eriona — Administrative Coordinator, Department of Educational Studies
Taylor, Leanne* — Associate Professor
Tilley, Susan — Professor Emeritus


Vanderlee, Mary-Louise — Professor and Interim Dean
Vansickle, Sherri — Assistant Professor and Interim Director – Indigenous Educational Studies Program
Vietgen, Peter — Associate Professor
Virtue, SusanManager, International Programs
Volante, Louis* — Professor


Walker, Mark — Library/Media Assistant (Hamilton)
Welbourn, Shannon — Lecturer/Tech Ed Program Coordinator
Windjack, James — User Support Technician
Winterbottom, Jon – Educational Technology Administrator
Winters, Kari-Lynn* — Professor
Woloshyn, Vera* — Professor and Program Director, Global Education