Staff Profiles

The Office of the Academic Director

Nancy Chick

Academic Director of the Taylor Institute
University Chair in Teaching and Learning
Teaching Professor, English Department, Faculty of Arts

Galicia Blackman

Research Assistant, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Research Team

Rachel Braun

Taylor Institute Research Associate Program Lead

Andrea Derksen

Office Manager to the Office of the Academic Director of the Taylor Institute

Tiffany Doherty

Research Assistant, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Research Team

Lisa Fedoruk

Ethics & SoTL Research Assistant

Kim Grant

Research Assistant, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Research Team

Isabelle Groenhof

Research Assistant, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Research Team

Suzie Kim

Research Assistant

Caitlin McClurg

Teaching and Learning Liaison Librarian to the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning

Christopher Ostrowski

Research Assistant, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Research Team

Janice Parker

Teaching & Learning Inquiry Editorial Manager, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Research Team

Educational Development Unit (EDU)

Natasha Kenny

Director, Educational Development Unit

Nahum Arguera

NSSE Research Analyst

Kehinde Ariyo

Research Assistant

Haboun Bair

Learning and Instructional Designer

Carol Berenson

Educational Development Consultant

Patti Dyjur

Curriculum Development Specialist

Rita Egizii

Research Assistant

Jacqueline Fields

Teaching Scholars Research Assistant

Brianna Hilman

Research Assistant

Kyla Jamieson

Research Assistant

Harmeet Kaur Jaswal

EDU Special Events Assistant

Cheryl Jeffs

Educational Development Consultant

Frances Kalu

Curriculum Development Specialist

Patrick Kelly

Manager, Learning and Instructional Design

Nico Li

Research Assistant and Software Developer

Gabrielle Lindstrom

Research Assistant

Marlene Mansell

Administrative Coordinator

Juan Melendez

Research Assistant and Learning Spaces Steward

Setara Mobarakgadam Zafar

Research Assistant

Isadora Mok-Kulakova

Online Learning Environment Lead

Robin Mueller

Educational Development Consultant

Calvin Ng

Learning Technology Coach

D'Arcy Norman

Manager, Learning Technologies

Animwaa Obeng-Akrofi

Research Assistant and Learning Technologies Coaches Program Evaluations Specialist

Brit Paris

Research Assistant

Ykje Piera

Online Learning Environment Specialist

Brian Pshyk

Learning Technologies and Environment Operations Technician

Kevin Saito

Technology Developer

Kate Sales

Research Assistant

Jessica Snow

Communications and Marketing Lead

Judy Tran

Research Assistant and Learning Technologies Coach

Laurent Wall

Research Assistant

Grace Whitehead

Program Coordinator

Leanne Wu

Technology Integration Specialist

Sandy Yimbo

Research Assistant and Learning Spaces Steward

Lin Yu

Learning and Instructional Designer

The College of Discovery, Creativity, and Innovation (CDCI)

James (Jay) Cross

Director of the College of Discovery, Creativity, and Innovation

Lisa Clough

CDCI Program Manager

Raegan Penkoff

CDCI Administrative Coordinator

Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning Organizational Chart

Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning Organizational Chart