Qui Alexander Assistant Professor
Gender, Sexuality, and Trans Studies. Black trans studies, abolition and transformative justice, Black feminist thought, critical pedagogies.
Melissa Bartrem Lecturer
Kathy Bickmore Professor
Comparative education, peace, and citizenship education. Critical curriculum and pedagogy studies.
Jennifer Brant Assistant Professor
Indigenous maternal pedagogies as liberatory praxis, indigenous methodologies, indigenous literatures, structural and colonial violence in education.
Clare Brett Associate Professor
Online learning communities, digital communications technologies, online learning, synchronous and asynchronous learning.
Kathy Broad Associate Professor, Teaching Stream
Teacher professional learning, teacher education, teacher mentorship, continuing professional learning.
Cassie Brownell Assistant Professor
Politics of identity, literacies, and civics in contemporary schooling. Critical literacies, digital literacies, and elementary education.
Carol-Ann Burke Associate Professor
Science education and science teacher education. Post-colonial theory in Science education, under-represented youth in Science education. Interdisciplinary academic education.
David Bussell Lecturer
Alexandre Cavalcante Assistant Professor
Financial education, numeracy, citizenship, STEM, entrepreneurship.
Karyn Cooper Associate Professor
Sociocultural dimensions of literacy and teacher education. Children's literature. Inclusion, equity, and democratic practice.
Paul Darvasi Lecturer
Seitebaleng Susan Dintoe Lecturer
Patrick Finnessy Lecturer
Diversity of thought and identities in curriculum, Diverse educational settings, Qualitative research, Race, Gender, Class, Sexual Orientation.
Kathleen Gallagher Professor
Youth and social inequality, lived experiences of global youth, educational policy, community-engaged research, theatre.
Rubén Gaztambide-Fernandez Professor
Symbolic boundaries and the dynamics of cultural production and processes of identification in educational contexts. Urban schooling, cultural production, culture, inequality, sociology of education, curriculum and pedagogy.
Jen Gilbert Professor
Queer and trans students, teachers, and families; controversies in sex education; and gendered and racialized narratives of risk, sexuality, and youth
Garfield Gini-Newman Associate Professor, Teaching Stream
Effective assessment practice. Critical thinking in learning, how to create classrooms for deep learning through sustained inquiry.
Wanja Gitari Professor
Cognitive continuity in science learning, access and equity in science education, socio-cultural context of science education, Indigenous knowledges.
Tara Goldstein Professor
Verbatim theatre and performed ethnography. Experiences of LGBTQ families.
Jim Hewitt Associate Professor
Educational applications of computer-based technologies, discursive processes in collaborative learning environments. Asynchronous distance education. sociocultural supports for knowledge building in elementary science classrooms. Uses of multimedia and online technologies for teacher development.
Rebecca Hughes Lecturer
Hilary Inwood Lecturer
Art education, environmental & sustainability education, Qualitative Research, Teaching methods, Environmental literacy.
Selia Karsten Lecturer
Arlo Kempf Associate Professor
Anti-racism and anti-colonialism in K-12 and teacher education. Critical whiteness and white supremacy in education. Critical perspectives on neoliberalism in education.
Tony Lam Associate Professor
Self-reporting, rating scale construction, evaluation of treatment impact, performance and alternative learner assessment methods, measurement-driven education reform.
Michelle Lui Assistant Professor
Design of immersive technologies for supporting the learning of complex concepts. She employs a mixed-methods, multimodal approach to understand the different facets of the user experience—from physiological signals to behavioural indicators, connecting them to learning outcomes.
Cathy Marks Krpan Associate Professor, Teaching Stream
Mathematics education focus on how to support students who struggle, English Language Learners and the teaching of argumentation. Her current research project explores think-alouds and self-talk in mathematics.
Doug McDougall Professor
Mathematics teaching and learning, the professional learning of teachers, reciprocal learning between teachers in China and Canada, technology-supported learning, and academic leadership.
Jack Miller Professor
Whole Child Education, The Holistic Curriculum, The Contemplative Practitioner, Education and the Soul, and Love and Compassion: Exploring their Role in Education
David Montemurro Associate Professor, Teaching Stream
Urban education, global citizenship and sustainability education. Global citizenship education, culturally responsive pedagogy and sustainability education.
Cecilia Morgan Professor
Gender, colonialism, and imperialism in the British Empire; the writing of Canadian history at a popular level in 19th- and 20th-century Ontario; links between gender, culture, and imperial identities.
Shelley Murphy Lecturer
Well-being and mindfulness in school settings.
Sarfaroz Niyozov Associate Professor
Teacher development and education reform in developing, Muslim, and post-communist contexts; global education, international and comparative curriculum studies/education.
Fikile Nxumalo Associate Professor
Curricular and pedagogical possibilities for disrupting anti-Black and settler colonial educational frames that erase and/or enact deficit constructions of Black and Indigenous childhoods, knowledges and place relations. Reconceptualizing place-based education, climate change education and environmental education with and for young children.
Erminia Pedretti Professor
Science, technology, society and environment education, environmental and outdoor education, action research, teacher professional development and learning science in formal and informal settings such as museums, science centres, and zoos.
Krystle Phirangee Lecturer
Allison Ritchie Lecturer
Engagement with scientific discussions and activities, problem solving, verbal and non-verbal actions, science identities.
Clelia O. Rodríguez Lecturer
Marlene Scardamalia Professor
Knowledge building, leading a worldwide innovation network transforming schools for education for knowledge creation. Knowledge Building theoretical models, social structures, pedagogies, and technologies to enable “a place for everyone in a knowledge society.”
Rob Simon Associate Professor
Practitioner research, critical literacy, and New Literacy Studies, how educators develop understandings, curriculum, and pedagogy from students' diverse cultures, languages, and literacy practices.
Jim Slotta Professor
New models of collaborative and collective inquiry in K-12 science, including powerful new roles for technology enhanced learning environments. Knowledge Community and Inquiry.
Brenda Stein Dzaldov Lecturer
Literacy education, Inclusive practices, Creating psychologically-safe space for teaching and learning.
Leslie Stewart Rose Associate Professor, Teaching Stream
Teacher's professional learning, curriculum development, program assessment and development and teaching assessments, arts education and equity education. How pedagogies are connected with being, becoming, and belonging.
Sandra Styres Associate Professor
Teaching and learning in Indigenous contexts; Land-centered approaches to language, literacy, and curriculum; as well as, integration of Indigenous perspectives in teaching and learning across all levels and a variety of contexts with both Indigenous and non-Indigenous students.
Heather Sykes Professor
Students' narratives about homophobia, transphobia and fat phobia. How society constructs ideals about 'healthy' and 'athletic' bodies, sporting homonationalism and anti-colonial resistance. Gender justice activists mobilizing against sporting mega-events, such as the Olympics.
Peter Pericles Trifonas Professor
Poststructuralism, critical theory, ethics, converging literacies, curriculum theory, philosophy of education, social and cultural studies, technology and media.
Lesley Wilton Lecturer
Online and blended learning, teaching with technology, Pre-service education, New literacies, Artifical Intelligence in Education.