With very heavy hearts, the OISE community shares the news of the passing of Professor Jack Quarter of the Department of Leadership, Higher and Adult Education. Dr. Quarter was a dear colleague and friend to many and the loving partner of OISE Professor Dale Willows.
Dr. Quarter has been a pillar of the OISE community for more than 47 years, having joined as an Assistant Professor in 1971 in the Department of Applied Psychology. During what can only be described as a stellar career, his excellence in research, teaching, scholarship and service were unique and unparalleled. He was recognized with numerous awards, honours and recognitions, and it is certain that his work will continue to have an impact on the field of education into the future.
In honour of his memory and impact, we remember our dear colleague and friend Jack Quarter.