Curriculum and Learning Academics & Research Expertise

Mairi McDermott - Specialization Chair

Mairi McDermott - Specialization Chair

  • Anti-oppression education
  • Cultural studies
  • Feminist Theory/Research
  • Literacy education
  • Pedagogy

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Gabriela Alonso Yanez

Gabriela Alonso Yanez

  • Science education
  • Scientific literacy
  • Qualitative research methods

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Maren Aukerman

Maren Aukerman

  • Bilingual/second language education
  • Children's literature
  • Discourse analysis
  • Early childhood education
  • Elementary education

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Veronika Bohac Clarke

Veronika Bohac Clarke

  • Complexity studies and education
  • Contemplative pedagogy
  • Ecological thought in education
  • Mind body integration
  • Spirituality within various workplace contexts

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Catherine Burwell

Catherine Burwell

  • Media studies and literacy
  • Popular culture studies
  • Secondary English language arts curriculum and instruction
  • Gender studies
  • Social justice and equity in education

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Tonya Callaghan

Tonya Callaghan

  • Anti-oppression education & Catholic education
  • Comparative and international education
  • Curriculum theory and design
  • Educational reform and policy
  • Gender studies

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Dianne Dodsworth

Dianne Dodsworth

  • Action research
  • Collaborative, school-based research
  • Curriculum and instruction
  • Design based research
  • Early mathematics development

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James Colin Field

James Colin Field

  • Reading assessment
  • Collaborative, school-based research
  • Interpretive terms of inquiry
  • Social, historical and personal foundations
  • Teacher education

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Aubrey Hanson

Aubrey Hanson

  • Cultural studies
  • Curriculum theory and design
  • Diversity
  • First Nations, Metis and Inuit education
  • Gender studies

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Michael Kehler

Michael Kehler

  • Masculinities
  • Gender studies
  • Body, weight and appearance
  • Qualitative research
  • Critical youth studies

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Gregory Lowan-Trudeau

Gregory Lowan-Trudeau

  • Aboriginal education
  • Aboriginal/Non-Aboriginal Relations in Canada
  • Interpretive research
  • Collaborative research methods
  • Social justice pedagogy and education

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Darren Lund

Darren Lund

  • Diversity
  • Multicultural education
  • Human rights
  • Social justice
  • Social justice pedagogy and research

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Ronna Mosher

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Shirley Pepper

Shirley Pepper

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Cynthia Prasow

Cynthia Prasow

  • Early childhood education
  • Collaborative research initiatives among schools, communities and universities
  • Mentoring student teachers
  • Children's literature

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David Scott

David Scott

  • Aboriginal/Non-Aboriginal Relations in Canada
  • Social studies education
  • Curriculum theory and design
  • Diversity
  • Case study research

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Jackie Seidel

  • Curriculum studies
  • Ecopedagogy
  • Children's literature
  • Teacher education
  • Contemplative pedagogy

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Christy Thomas

Christy Thomas

  • Educational leadership
  • Teacher learning and professional development
  • Professional learning communities
  • Adult learning
  • Design based research

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Jo Towers

Jo Towers

  • Mathematics education
  • Mathematics students' sense-making of mathematics
  • Ecological thought in education
  • Complexity research in education
  • Pedagogy

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