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Core Faculty

Dr. Creso Sá

Professor & Founding Director of CIHE

Science & technology policy, universities and economic development, entrepreneurship, organizational studies, policy analysis, research use

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Dr. Ruth Childs

Professor & Associate Chair of the Leadership, Higher and Adult Education

Large-scale assessments, admissions processes, evaluation systems

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Dr. Ruth Hayhoe

Professor, Leadership, Higher & Adult Education

Comparative & international higher education, comparative education theory, international academic relations, Chinese higher education

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Dr. Katharine Janzen

Professor & Coordinator of Leadership M.Ed. Cohorts, Leadership, Higher & Adult Education

Curriculum theory, design and development, teaching and tearning strategies, organization development, education research, and leadership and change in education

Dr. Glen Jones

Professor & Dean, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education

Canadian higher education, governance, politics, and academic work

Higher Education in Canada
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Dr. Linda Muzzin

Associate Professor, Leadership, Higher and Adult Education

Sociology of knowledge and professions, minoritized faculty, non-dominant ways of knowing

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Dr. Stephanie Waterman

Associate Professor, Leadership, Higher & Adult Education

Native American/Indigenous college student experiences, Native American student affairs, Indigenous methodologies, critical race theories

Academia

Dr. Elizabeth Leesa Wheelahan

Associate Professor, William G. Davis Chair, Community College Leadership

Vocational education and training, community colleges, curriculum studies, labour market pathways, skills

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Research Group

Associate Members

Dr. Sandra Acker

Professor Emerita, Social Justice Education

Changes in academic work, the social production of academic research, gender and academe, women academics in leadership positions, doctoral student and graduate experiences, university tenure and other evaluative practices

 

 

Dr. Daniel Lang

Professor Emeritus, Leadership, Higher & Adult Education

Research and scholarship aimed at improving institutional performance, mainly in the areas of management, planning, budgeting, organization, and accountability

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Dr. Gavin Moodle

Adjunct Professor, Leadership, Higher & Adult Education

Relations between college (vocational) and university (higher) education in developed Anglophone countries

Academia
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Dr. Michael Skolnik

Professor Emeritus, Leadership, Higher & Adult Education

Factors influencing design of higher education systems, and implications of different system designs for accessibility, quality, innovation, costs, and effectiveness of higher education in meeting social needs

Academia
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Visiting Scholar

Dr. Carol Mullen

Professor, Educational Leadership, School of Education, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, U.S.A.

Mentoring theory and practice in university and K–12 settings, Social justice leadership, Values-oriented approaches to developing education professionals and systems.

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Dr. Roger Pizarro Milian

Postdoctoral Researcher, Nippissing University

Sociology of Education, Organization Studies, Higher Education Marketing, Mixed Methods

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Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Silvia Annen

Researcher, Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training

Recognition of qualifications and competenciesInformal and non-formal learning, Qualification requirements in the commercial sector, International comparative (vocational) education research.

Dr. Annette Ford

 

Mentoring in Education Educational and Occupational Pathways Comparative, International, and Development Education Teacher Preparation, Induction, and Development Community-Based Education Educational Reform

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Dr. Grace Karram Stephenson

Changing Academic Profession Study

Comparative and international higher education, international branch-campuses, internationalization, college student development, regional identity, higher education in Malaysia and the Arab Gulf

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Research Associates

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Amanda Brijmohan
Stefanie Bronson
Benjamin Morgan Crase
Paula Kaye DaCosta
Hiroyoshi Hiratsuka
Treisha Hanna-Kay Hylton
Clara Kim
Monica Munaretto
Gides Christian Noumi | Tchoula
Grace Hojung Ryu
Fatima Samji
Emma Sabzalieva
Diane Lesley Simpson
Hany Soliman
Atif Mahmood Toor 

 

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