Conference Schedule 2022

Session Recordings

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Research Talks


Special Interest Groups

Panels, Competitions

Friday, April 8

Time Scheduled Events
10:00 – 10:15

The Land We Are On

GSRC Co-Chairs

10:15 – 10:30

Welcome Address

Prof. Sarfaroz Niyozov

Associate Dean, Programs

10:30 – 11:00

Keynote Address

Kayla Webber

Research Talks
11:10 – 12:10

Counselling, Wellness and Human Development

Goji Anandarajah (she/her), LHAE

Hannah Whitehead (she/her), APHD

Chair: Rya Buckley

Social Context of Education

Asha Edwin (she/her), LHAE

Rob Huang (he/him), CTL

Athena Li (she/her), SJE

Marie M. McLeod, SJE

Chair: Victoria Parlatore

Community Organizing and Learning

Hana Mustapha (she/her), LHAE

Madison R Laurin (she/her), LHAE

Libby (Elizabeth) Edwards (she/her), LHAE

Chair: Gayatri Thakor

Administration, Organization, and Leadership in Education

Leslie Tumangday, LHAE

Liwei Liao (he/him), LHAE

Sarah Lenji Azeline (she/her), Marija Apostolovski (she/her), Jubran Muyini (he/him)

Chair: Zian Zhang

Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
12:20 – 1:20

Brown for the Count: Confessions of a Public, Post-Secondary Institution EDI Enrolment Manager

Ryan Hargraves (he/him)

Chair: Gayatri Thakor

Introduction to Disability Studies (Not Special Ed)

Elaine Cagulada (she/her)

Maddy DeWelles (she/her)

Jose Miguel Esteban (he/him)

Chair:  Victoria Parlatore

Insights into Career Human Agency: A Look into The Experiences of Newly Trained Professional Psychological Helpers During a Global Pandemic

Marjan Khanjani (she/her)

Chair: Joanne Lieu

Careers Beyond Academia

Norin Taj (she/her)

Dr. Carlos R. Ruano

Lunch/Research Talks
1:30 – 2:30

Postsecondary Education

Yilun Jiang (he/him), LHAE

(Sherine) Lia Douglas, CTL

Rabia Alsabaie (she/her), LHAE

Chair: Linda Hu

Social Context of Education

Howard Liao (he/him), SJE

Wales Wong (she/her), CTL

Aaliyah Mulla (she/her); James Jiang (he/him); Yutong Wang (she/her); Songtao Wang (he/him); Krystina Raymond (she/her/elle); Redab Al Janaideh (she/her); Becky Chen (she/her)

Chair: Rya Buckley

Community Organizing and Learning

Abarna Selvarajah (she/her), SJE

Yun Zhan (she/her), CTL

Graeme S. Noble (he/him), CTL

Chair: Christina Arayata

2:40 – 3:40

Jack Quarter Student Panel

Panel chair: Prof. Marcelo Vieta, LHAE

Ushnish Sengupta, LHAE

Elizabeth Edwards, LHAE

Andrea Chan, LHAE

Lisa Mychajluk, LHAE

Saturday, April 9

Time Scheduled Events
10:00 – 11:20

Rapid Talk Competition

Faculty judges:

Profs. Daniel Corral, Patricia Gaviria, Sofya Malik, Linda Iwenofu, Lesley Wilton


Nidhi Sachdeva

J. Sparks

Shelly Khushal

Sisi Feng

Rachael Kalaba

Jocelyn Shih

Victoria Mohan

Laurel Waterman

Research Talks
11:30 – 12:30

Social Context of Education

Tatiana Feitosa de Britto, LHAE

Victoria Parlatore (she/her), LHAE

Brooke Wortsman (she/her), APHD

Chair: Victoria Parlatore

Postsecondary Education

Mary M. Overholt (she/her), LHAE

Athena Tassis (she/her), CTL; Professor Zohreh Shahbazi (she/her)

Chair: Linda Hu

Learning and Instruction

Kelly Lin (she/her), CTL

Sarah Katherine Stapleton (she/they), CTL

Chair: Zian Zhang

12:30 – 1:30

Lunch and Poster Session

Rutwa Engineer (she/her), CTL

Azadeh Kashani* (she/her), Zachary Lo* (he/him), Maria Vidal Valdespino* (she/her), Zein Abuosbeh (she/her), Diana Burchell, Klaudia Krenca, Xi (Becky) Chen

Selin Goksoy, APHD

1:30 – 2:30

Panel on Academic Publishing and Journals @ OISE

Annals of Dyslexia, Prof. Becky Xi Chen, Co-Editor-in-Chief

Curriculum Inquiry, Prof. Ruben Gaztambide-Fernandez, Editor-in-Chief

Canadian Journal of Science, Mathematics and Technology Education, Prof. Doug McDougall, Editor-in-Chief

Canadian Journal of Higher Education, Prof. Eric Lavigne, French Editor

Canadian Journal of Higher Education, Summer Cowley, Managing Editor

Workshops and Film Screening
2:40 – 3:40

Trying to do “right” by… whom? Ethical Dilemmas in Teaching

Tina Ta (she/her)

Chair: Gayatri Thakor

Visiting Practices – Activities to engage groups in acknowledging territory

Jo Billows (They/Them)

Chair: Linda Hu

Film screening: Periphery

Sara Yacobi-Harris (she/her)

Chair: Joanne Lieu

3:50 – 4:50

Creating an immersive digital learning community in

Rutwa Engineer (she/her)

Chair: Zian Zhang

Research Impact through Strategic Engagement (RISE): A reflexive framework to critically appraise research impact

Zeenat Ladak (she/her)

Chair: Christina Arayata

5:00 – 5:15

Co-Chairs’ Closing Remarks

GSRC Co-Chairs

5:15 – 5:45

Closing Keynote Speaker

Stephanie Fearon

7:00 – 9:00

In-Person Reception

The Duke of York (39 Prince Arthur Ave)

(Reservation Required)