Faculty

Educational Foundations

Acting Department Head

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


Faculty

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Karla Jessen Williamson Assistant Professor, Educational Foundations

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


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Marcia McKenzie Professor (on sabbatical until July 2021), Educational Foundations

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


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Janet McVittie Assistant Professor, Educational Foundations

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


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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


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Paul Orlowski Associate Professor, Educational Foundations

Research Area(s): poverty; racism; media; democracy; social justice


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Verna St. Denis Professor, Educational Foundations

Research Area(s): teaching lives of Indigenous teachers; anti-colonial, critical race theory; anti-oppressive teacher education; associations and collaborations between western theories; Indigenous 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  Lynn Lemisko

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

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