Dawn Geil Allison

Manager, Academic & Administrative Resources

  • Email: mpp@sfu.ca
  • Tel: 778.782.5289
  • Fax: 778.782-5288
  • Office: Harbour Centre 3269


Since 2006, Dawn has managed student and faculty administrative services for the School.  She is the main point of contact for new student applications and inquiries, as well as student advising for incoming and current students.

In her role as Manager, Academic and Administrative Resources, she is also responsible for scholarship processing, budgeting and financials, submission of grades, course scheduling and room bookings.  Dawn works closely with Year Two cohort members each year to manage the Capstone application requirements and coordination of Capstone defenses.

Dawn’s work puts her in regular contact with the Office of Graduate Studies, and Office of the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, and other academic and student service departments at the University.

An avid party and event planner outside of the office, Dawn takes a lead role in organizing the School’s Orientation activities for new students, Grad Dinner, Graduation Reception and End of Year party.