Faculty & Staff

Picture of  Lenore Abraham

Lenore Abraham Support Staff - CAIRS, ILC and Post-Degree Certificate in Career and Guidance Studies


Picture of  Yvette Arcand

Yvette Arcand Acting Director, Indian Teacher Education Program (ITEP)


Picture of Isabel Bacalao Azpurua

Isabel Bacalao Azpurua Department Support, Educational Foundations and Educational Psychology & Special Education


Picture of Geraldine Balzer

Geraldine Balzer Associate Professor, Curriculum Studies

Research Area(s): teacher education; secondary school English language arts; Aboriginal education; decolonization; transformative education; curriculum; and service learning


Picture of  Arlene Bear

Arlene Bear Acting Associate Director, Indian Teacher Education Program (ITEP)


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Dr. Beth Bilson PhD, Q.C. Interim Dean, College of Education


Picture of  Shelley Bueckert

Shelley Bueckert Academic Services Specialist - Undergraduate Programs Office

Undergraduate Program Advisor


Picture of  David Burgess

David Burgess Associate Professor (On Administrative Leave), Educational Administration

Research Area(s): organizational modelling and analysis; educational and administrative law


Picture of  Domciel Camerino

Domciel Camerino Custodial Staff, College of Education


Picture of  Tabasum  Chaudhry

Tabasum Chaudhry Custodial Staff, College of Education


Picture of Egan Chernoff

Egan Chernoff Professor, Curriculum Studies

Research Area(s): mathematics education; probability; heuristics; biases; fallacies; popularization


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Michael Cottrell Associate Professor, Educational Administration

Research Area(s): Native-Newcomer Relations; Indigenous Education; International and Comparative Education; Educational Leadership.


Picture of  Ellmere Duquette

Ellmere Duquette Clerical Assistant, Indian Teacher Education Program (ITEP)


Picture of  Edgard Gilo

Edgard Gilo Custodial Staff College of Education


Picture of  Miguel Gonzales

Miguel Gonzales Custodial Staff College of Education


Picture of  Meagan Hinther

Meagan Hinther Manager, Communications and External Relations


Picture of  Karla Jessen Williamson

Karla Jessen Williamson Assistant Professor, Educational Foundations

Research Area(s): Aboriginal Peoples; knowledge; paradigm shift; gender and construction


Picture of  Brenda Kalyn

Brenda Kalyn Associate Professor, Curriculum Studies

Research Area(s): nvestigating the lived experiences of teachers and students in learning places and the impact of experience on curriculum, pedagogy, and practice. , Interest focus – holism, physical education, culture and dance


Picture of  Rod Klysko

Rod Klysko Information Technology Support Specialist


Picture of  Marguerite Koole

Marguerite Koole Assistant Professor, Curriculum Studies

Research Area(s): Digital identity, post-humanist and social constructionist philosophy (European view), online and mobile learning, learning/instructional design, distance education, online privacy and security.


Picture of  Jennifer Kovar

Jennifer Kovar Department Support - Educational Administration


Picture of Alison Kraft

Alison Kraft Graduate, Strategic and Special Program Coordinator


Picture of  Cecile Laprairie

Cecile Laprairie Executive Assistant to the Associate Dean, Research, Graduate Support, and International Initiatives & Facilities and Operations Coordinator


Picture of  Eric Larson

Eric Larson Information Technology Support Specialist


Picture of  Lynn Lemisko

Lynn Lemisko Professor, Educational Foundations, and Department Head, Educational Psychology & Special Education

Research Area(s): teacher education; social studies education; and history of education


Picture of  Pei-Ying Lin

Pei-Ying Lin Associate Professor, Educational Psychology and Special Education

Research Area(s): test accommodations for students with disabilities & EAL learners; large scale & classroom assessments; educational measurement; psychometrics; teacher education


Picture of  Paula  MacDowell

Paula MacDowell Assistant Professor, Curriculum Studies

Educational Technology and Design (ETAD)


Picture of  Gail Mackay

Gail Mackay Assistant Professor, Curriculum Studies

Research Area(s): Indigenous rhetorics, Indigenous languages and literacy, Indigenous literature, visual literacy, Indigenizing the curriculum, culturally revitalizing pedagogy, teacher education, community engagement, teacher collaboration, action research


Picture of  Erwin Marbella

Erwin Marbella Custodial Staff College of Education


Picture of  Stephanie Martin

Stephanie Martin Professor, Educational Psychology & Special Education

Research Area(s): research and practice related to the psychology and experiences of adolescent girls and women; women’s mental health and healing experiences (e.g., disordered eating and body image concerns, healing from the affects of interpersonal trauma, lived-body health concerns), professional development and well-being/resilience; training and supervision in applied psychology; and ethics in research and practice


Picture of Holly  Mayes

Holly Mayes Office Manager, SELU

Saskatchewan Educational Leadership Unit


Picture of  Laureen McIntyre

Laureen McIntyre Associate Professor, Educational Psychology & Special Education

Research Area(s): basis of learning difficulties and disabilities in diverse populations; teacher education, knowledge, and classroom practice relating to special education; professional identity and mentorship


Picture of  Marcia McKenzie

Marcia McKenzie Professor (on leave), Educational Foundations

Research Area(s): environment; sustainability; youth; educational policy


Picture of  Janet McVittie

Janet McVittie Assistant Professor, Educational Foundations

Research Area(s): assessment; sustainability; place-based education; inquiry


Picture of  Tim Molnar

Tim Molnar Assistant Professor, Curriculum Studies

Research Area(s): transformative/ meaningful learning in science education; nature of science, philosophies of place & nature; ethics & responsibility; teacher education


Picture of  Dirk Morrison

Dirk Morrison Associate Professor & Graduate Chair, Curriculum Studies. Graduate Chair, Educational Administration

Research Area(s): e-learning; ID; EdTech; informal learning


Picture of  Amin Mousavi

Amin Mousavi Assistant Professor, Educational Psychology & Special Education

Research Area(s): Statistical modelling in Social and Behavioral sciences (e.g., Structural equation modelling, latent variable modelling, multilevel modeling), Psychometrics (Classical and Item Response theory), Large scale assessment, Technology and Educational measurement.


Picture of  Shaun Murphy

Shaun Murphy Professor, Educational Foundations (EFDT)

Research Area(s): teacher education; curriculum studies; mathematics education; teacher & children’s knowledge; narrative inquiry; familial curriculum making; interwoven lives of children, families, & teachers; rural education


Picture of  David Mykota

David Mykota Professor, Educational Psychology & Special Education

Research Area(s): substance use; program evaluation; resilient children and youth; child and youth psychopathology; e-learning


Picture of  Paul Newton

Paul Newton Professor, Educational Administration

Research Area(s): school Improvement; the principalship; leadership; staff development


Picture of  Janet Okoko

Janet Okoko Associate Professor, Educational Administration

Research Area(s): School Leadership Preparation and Development, Socially Empowered Learning, Monitoring and Evaluation of Education Programs, Immigrants and Minority Education


Picture of  Patricia Prowse

Patricia Prowse Associate Director, SELU

Saskatchewan Educational Leadership Unit


Picture of  Kathy Pryor-Hildebrandt

Kathy Pryor-Hildebrandt Field Experiences Officer, Programs Office

Learning Communities Coordinator


Picture of  Michelle Prytula

Michelle Prytula Associate Professor (On Administrative Leave), Educational Administration

Research Area(s): learning; identity; leadershp; induction; improvement


Picture of  Debbie Pushor

Debbie Pushor Professor, Curriculum Studies

Research Area(s): parent knowledge; parent engagement; “curriculum of parents” in teacher education; narrative inquiry


Picture of  Vipeth Sisouvong

Vipeth Sisouvong Custodial Staff, College of Education


Picture of  Jeff Solheim

Jeff Solheim Special Projects Coordinator, SELU

Saskatchewan Educational Leadership Unit


Picture of  Charmaine Spezowka

Charmaine Spezowka Certificate and Graduate Support, Educational Psychology & Special Education


Picture of  Vicki  Squires

Vicki Squires Interim Associate Dean, Research, Graduate Support and International Initiatives & Associate Professor, Department of Educational Administration

Research Area(s): Post-Secondary Education; Leadership; Assessment and Evaluation; Organizational Theory


Picture of  Vicki  Squires

Vicki Squires SELU Director

Research Area(s): Post-Secondary Education; Leadership; Assessment and Evaluation; Organizational Theory


Picture of  Audrey Swan

Audrey Swan Education Student Records & Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Programs Office

Undergraduate Program Advisor


Picture of  Tracy Thompson

Tracy Thompson Building Service Technician, College of Education


Picture of  Scott Tunison

Scott Tunison Assistant Professor, Educational Administration

Dr. Tunison’s research and teaching areas include strategic planning, evidence-informed decision making, Indigenous education, and K-12 leadership.


Picture of  Arvelle Van Dyck

Arvelle Van Dyck Director, Undergraduate Programs, Programs Office


Picture of  Keith Walker

Keith Walker Professor, Educational Administration

Research Area(s): professional and applied ethics; executive leadership, board and organizational development; trust and moral agency; hope-building through leadership; best interests of the child; teacher retention and attrition; adaptive mentorship; the spiritual dimension of leadership; flourishing schools and churches; non-Catholic students in Catholic schools; wellness and policymaking; capacity building in the new economy; leadership philosophies; and decision making in public and not for profit sectors


Picture of Dr. Dawn Wallin

Dr. Dawn Wallin BA, BEd, PhD, MEd Associate Dean (Undergraduate Programs, Partnerships, and Research), Educational Administration

Research Area(s): educational administration and leadership; rural education; gender and equity issues in education; teacher education


Picture of  Alexandria (Alex) Wilson

Alexandria (Alex) Wilson Professor, Educational Foundations

Research Area(s): anti-oppressive education; social justice; social movements; gender and sexual orientation


Picture of  Jay Wilson

Jay Wilson Professor and Department Head, Curriculum Studies. Acting Department Head, Educational Administration and Educational Foundations

Research Area(s): technology; authentic learning; design


Picture of  Jing Xiao

Jing Xiao Assistant Professor, Educational Administration

Dr Xiao's research and teaching areas include international comparative educational administration, organizational theory, and post-secondary educational administration.