Service to Faculty

Faculty Committees

  • Co-Director (with Amy Parent), Indigenous Community Engagement Project (2015-2016)
  • Proposal writer, SFU Community Engagement Fund: With Amy Parent, wrote a grant proposal that resulted in $10,000 being awarded to the Faculty of Education for consultations and other initiatives aimed at developing a closer partnership with local First Nations and urban Aboriginal organizations
    Chair, Indigenous Education Advisory Committee: Worked with the Office of Indigenous Education to further develop and implement the strategic vision for Indigenous education in the Faculty (2013-2016)
  • Member, Indigenous Education Working Group: Development of a strategic vision for indigenous education in the Faculty; development of a job description and governance structure for an Indigenous Education Office (2011-2012)
  • Member, Undergraduate Programs Committee: Review of course and program proposals, and discussion of policy and implementation issues (September 2004–August 2006)
  • Member, Field Programs Committee: Review of course and program proposals and implementation issues (September 2003–August 2005)
  • Member, Research Opportunities Committee: Selection of faculty research coordinator; review of strategic research opportunities (June 2003–August 2005)
  • Member, EdD Review Committee: Review of doctoral program in educational leadership (September 2002–January 2003)

Imaginative Education Research Group

  • Co-founder (with Kieran Egan) and Associate Director. Collaboration on planning, budgeting, hiring, grant proposals, operational management, seminars, workshops and conferences, publications. (September 2001–present)