Centre Scholars

Saad Chahine

Saad Chahine

Assistant Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: How can measuring outcomes improve the quality of training in health care and education?
HSA 110B
519.661.2111 x 85431
schahin@uwo.ca

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Wendy Crocker, Ph.D.

Wendy Crocker, Ph.D.

Research Associate

Research Interests / Specializations: How is multiliteracies – with particular attention to the role of semiotics – used in our local literacies practices to help communicate ideas? My research is informed by my work with young children, elementary educators, and members of the Old Colony Mennonites.
FEB 1019
519.661.2111 x 88665
wcrocker@uwo.ca

Isha DeCoito, Ph.D.

Isha DeCoito, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: How do we design curriculum in STEM that highlight student engagement and increase educational attainment in STEM amongst females and minority populations, including Aboriginal youth?
FEB 1037
519.661.2111 x 84454
idecoito@uwo.ca
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Lisa Faden

Lisa Faden

Research Associate

HSA H110
519.661.2111 x 22143
lisa.faden@schulich.uwo.ca

George Gadanidis, Ph.D.

George Gadanidis, Ph.D.

Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: How do we make the math children learn something that is worth talking about: something that captures our imagination and offers the pleasure of mathematical surprise and insight?
FEB 2046B
519.661.2111 x 88682
ggadanid@uwo.ca
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Rachel Heydon, Ph.D.

Rachel Heydon, Ph.D.

Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: How can curricula expand people's literacy and identity options across the lifespan? That is, how can the learning opportunities that young and old encounter and experience, help them to be better communicators and to see themselves in affirming ways?
FEB 1038
519.661.2111 x 81244
rheydon@uwo.ca
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Kathy Hibbert, Ph.D.

Kathy Hibbert, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: How do our abilities to ‘read’ texts and to use and understand multimedia/other technologies shape our ability to communicate & learn?
FEB 1030
519.661.2111 x 88557
khibbert@uwo.ca
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Mi Song Kim, Ph.D.

Mi Song Kim, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

FEB 1022
519.661.2111 x 88601
mkim574@uwo.ca
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Margaret McNay, Ph.D.

Margaret McNay, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: What can we learn from the Victorian travel diaries and photographs of Amelia Archange Harris (1868-1959), the last member of the prominent Harris family to live at the historic Eldon House here in London?
FEB 1166F
519.661.2111 x 88558
mmcnay@uwo.ca
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Immaculate Namukasa, Ph.D.

Immaculate Namukasa, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: What are some of the innovative ways of teaching children and youth mathematics so that they find it friendly, fun and relevant to learn? What can problem solving teach us about how to best support learners of mathematics?
FEB 1023
519.661.2111 x 82271
inamukas@uwo.ca
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Erica Neeganagwedgin, Ph.D.

Erica Neeganagwedgin, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

FEB 1081
519.661.2111 x 87971
eneegana@uwo.ca
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Veronica Pacini-Ketchabaw, P.h.D.

Veronica Pacini-Ketchabaw, P.h.D.

Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: How do engage in pedagogical documentation and the Kindergarten Program in our daily practices?
FEB 1024
519.661.2111 x 80375
vpacinik@uwo.ca
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Anton Puvirajah, Ph.D.

Anton Puvirajah, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: How do teachers and science learners use Discourses to explore, negotiate, and develop their respective roles and identities within a community of practice?
FEB 1030
519.661.2111 x 87354
apuvira@uwo.ca
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Susan Rodger, Ph.D.

Susan Rodger, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: How can we create the conditions for a healthy and engaging teaching and learning environment for both our students and our teachers? How can we create the conditions for a healthy and engaging teaching and learning environment for both our students and our teachers?
FEB 1109
519.661.2111 X 88605
srodger2@uwo.ca
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Shelley Taylor, Ph.D.

Shelley Taylor, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

FEB 1029
519.661.2111 x 88582
taylor@uwo.ca
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Teresa Van Deven

Teresa Van Deven

Curriculum Specialist

Research Interests / Specializations: Does offering a course in Social Medicine achieve the goal of providing opportunities for Year 1 students to concentrate early in their careers on the impact of social, cultural and economic forces within medicine and patient care?
MSB 111B
519.661.2111 x 89343
teresa.vandeven@schulich.uwo.ca

Zheng Zhang, Ph.D.

Zheng Zhang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: How might innovative tools that centre on participants’ agency, creation, and sharing of multimodal texts afford and/or constrain investigations on literacy curriculum, especially cross-border literacy curriculum?
FEB 1021
519.661.2111 x 82837
zzhan58@uwo.ca
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