Julia Denholm, Dean
Julia Denholm is the dean of Lifelong Learning at Simon Fraser University and has extensive experience in teaching and higher education leadership. Before joining SFU, she was dean, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, and dean of kálax-ay, the Sunshine Coast campus, at Capilano University. She previously held roles at Langara College as instructor and chair, English, and division chair, Humanities, and her academic career started at UBC, where she taught in the Department of English, the Faculty of Commerce and the Faculty of Applied Science, as well as through the Distance Education and Technology unit.
A lifelong learner herself, Denholm is committed to community engagement and to the development of academically excellent continuing education programs. She has a PhD in educational studies and a BA (Hons) and MA in English literature from the University of British Columbia.