Faculty

Educational Foundations

Department Head

Picture of  Marcia McKenzie

Marcia McKenzie Acting Department Head and Professor, Educational Foundations

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


Faculty

Picture of  Marie Battiste

Marie Battiste Professor, Educational Foundations

Research Area(s): Indigenous/Aboriginal learning; balancing knowledges; social justice


Picture of  Don  Cochrane

Don Cochrane Emeritus Professor, Educational Foundations

Research Area(s): ethics and education; education, wisdom and nature; GLBTS issues in education


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  Margaret Kovach

Margaret Kovach Professor, Educational Foundations

Research Area(s): Indigenous curriculum development; Indigenous research methodologies; Indigenous higher learning; distance education; and adult education


Picture of  Lynn Lemisko

Lynn Lemisko Professor, Educational Psychology & Special Education

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


Picture of  Janet McVittie

Janet McVittie Assistant Professor, Educational Foundations

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


Picture of  Dianne Miller

Dianne Miller Professor, Educational Foundations

Research Area(s): history of women & education; land- and place-based pedagogies; poetry; history of teaching


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  Paul Orlowski

Paul Orlowski Associate Professor, Educational Foundations

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


Picture of  Robert Regnier

Robert Regnier Emeritus Professor, Educational Foundations

Research Area(s): philosophy of education; process teaching and learning; ecological education; learning as valuing; teaching and learning at university;


Picture of  Verna St. Denis

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  R. E. Y. Wickett

R. E. Y. Wickett Emeritus Professor, Educational Foundations

Research Area(s): adult learning and development; methods of teaching religious studies in schools; adult religious 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  Howard Woodhouse

Howard Woodhouse Emeritus Professor, Educational Foundations

Research Area(s): teaching; learning; imagining; researching; acting


Picture of  Lynn Lemisko

Lynn Lemisko Professor, Educational Psychology & Special Education

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