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BETCHERMAN, Gordon »


Gordon Betcherman

Professor
Full professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
School of International Development and Global Studies

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Office: 613-562-5800 (2568)
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Labour market developments, including jobs and unemployment in Canada and internationally. Trends in globalization including developments in emerging economies such as China, Russia, and Eastern Europe. Social policy including employment insurance and training.

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BLANCHETTE, Christian »


Director
Teaching and Learning Support

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Office: 613-562-5300
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I lead a team devoted to quality and innovation in University teaching. With the mandate to develop university strategies and programmes to enrich the learning experience, his team leads initiatives in professional development for faculty members, in creation of learning material (both in paper-based and digital) and support the evolution of learning infrastructures on-campus, off-campus and for distributed-learning. I presided and participated in the creation of numerous consortia devoted to learnware design and research on e-learning, among others: Hypertext and Hypermedia, Instructional Design for the New Media, SeniorCentre.ca, In-Genius - Succeeding in University with Learning Disability, On-line Training in the Workplace for Health Professionals, Teletriage : a program in telenursing practice, Evaluating WebCT and it’s potential for enhancing student learning in classroom-based undergraduate education and Synchronous and Asynchronous Learning in Synergy.  I'm also one of the co-founders of the Institute for the Advancement of Teaching in Higher Education and I currently sit on its board of directors.

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BROWN, Adam Oliver »


Adam Oliver Brown

Science Lecturer
Assistant professor
Faculty of Science
Biology

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Office: 613-562-5800 (6308)
Cell: 613-558-2326
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I am an ecologist with an expertise in science communication to the general public, the public understanding of science, the scholarship of teaching and learning Science, as well as working to develop effective teaching techniques and technologies to help students learn Biology at the undergraduate level of University. I have also been involved in the production, scripting and hosting of TV and radio shows and documentaries (CBC The Nature of Things, TVOkids Finding Stuff Out & The Prime Radicals).

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LENNOX TERRION, Jenepher »


Associate professor
Faculty of Arts
Communication

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Office: 613-562-5800 (2517)
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I am interested in the experiences of vulnerable populations and much of my work connects research with community organizations serving those in need. My research focuses on evaluating the impacts of a range of programs, including student support services, addiction recovery programs, family support programs, mentoring programs, training programs and leadership development programs. I am currently working on a major study on excellence in the large classroom and am examining the communication behaviours of professors who excel in this environment.

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MCMURTRY, Angus »


Associate professor
Faculty of Education

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4042)
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My research focuses on how to understand and support learning in groups, whether those groups are classes, interdisciplinary research teams, or interprofessional healthcare teams. I like to draw upon complexity science and other leading-edge socio-ecological theories--yet also explain them in terms that are accessible to the general public.

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MILOT, Patrick »


Curriculum and Learning Outcomes Analyst
Support staff member

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4310)
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Culture of continuous program development; Curricular coherence analysis; Quality assurance in Higher education

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TAYLOR, Maurice Charles »


Maurice Charles TAYLOR

Full professor
Faculty of Education

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4037)
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Adult education; development of new knowledge that will help the growing number of adults who are involved in learning throughout life.

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TURNBULL, Jeffrey »


Jeffrey Turnbull

Chief of Staff/Médecin-Chef
Full professor
Faculty of Medicine

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Office: 613-737-8459
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Poverty and health. I have worked in SE Asia (Bangladesh) in settings of poverty and in Eastern Africa.

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ZHANG, Sheri »


Coordinator

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Office: 613-562-5800 (3)
Cell: 613-720-2394
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My teaching and research work at universities in North America, Japan and China are linked to Canada's international education.

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