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Message from the Associate Dean Research, Nancy Arthur

The work of the Werklund School of Education is learning. Research is an engaging way of learning what is not already yet known, or probing what is already known but in new ways. Within the Werklund School of Education, the research conducted by our professors and students is incredibly diverse. Read more.

Nancy Arthur, PhD 

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Associate Dean - Research
+1 (403) 220-6756
Education Tower 432
narthur@ucalgary.ca

Yvonne Kjorlien

Research Facilitator
+1 (403) 220-4371
Education Tower 442 
ykjorlie@ucalgary.ca

Alison Lee

Administrative Assistant
+1 (403) 220-2974
Education Tower 442
alison.lee@ucalgary.ca

 

Support & Services

Our Services

Identifying funding opportunities that best suit a faculty member's research interests

Assistance with preparation of research grant proposals

Assistance with preparation of ethics proposals

Assistance with compilation of common CVs and Web CVs

Grant proposal reviews, including content, budget, editorial advice and technical assistance with grant applications

Letters of support

Liaison with University Research Services and the Office of the Vice-President, Research

Liaison with Financial Services

Support for research-related activities and events

Research information sessions

Assistance with scholarly publications

Project management consultations

The work of the Werklund School of Education is learning. Research is an engaging way of learning what is not already yet known, or probing what is already known but in new ways. Within the Werklund School of Education, the research conducted by our professors and students is incredibly diverse.

Our efforts are shaping the future of learning in such areas as:

online literacies

learning additional languages

challenging social injustices

addressing environmental concerns

enhancing educational technology

overcoming learning disorders

cross-cultural practices

family therapy

youth empowerment

innovating classroom learning

 

We are an agile faculty, responding to emerging educational needs, and our research enhances learning of all kinds. We seek collaborations with researchers from other disciplines, and with members of interested learning communities who share our aims of optimizing learning wherever possible.