Faculty, Staff, Adjuncts, and Associates

Faculty

  • Dr David Burgess
    (Associate Professor, Department Head, Graduate Chair, & Interim SELU Director)
    • Teaching: Organizational Theory, Educational Law
    • Research Interests: Philosophy of Organization, Organization Theory, Educational Law, Methods in Legal Instruction and Research, Comparative Educational Administration, Critical Realism
       
  • Prof Jeff Baker
    (Assistant Professor & Chair in Aboriginal Educational Administration)
    • Teaching: First Nations Education
    • Research Interests: Indigenous Education, Science Education
       
  • Dr Michael Cottrell
    (Associate Professor → on sabbatical 20150101 – 20150630)
    • Teaching: Canadian History, Native Studies, History of Education, Indigenous Education, International and Comparative Education
    • Research Interests: Native-Newcomer Relations, History of Education, Indigenous Education, International and Comparative Education, Irish Diaspora
       
  • Dr Margaret Kovach
    (Associate Professor / Cross-Appointment with the Department of Educational Foundations)
    • Teaching: Indigenous Approaches to Research Design, Indigenous Leadership Studies
    • Research Interests: Indigenous Methodologies, Aboriginal Higher Learning, Distance Education Curriculum Development with an Indigenous Focus
       
  • Dr Paul Newton
    (Associate Professor)
    • Teaching: Instructional Leadership, Organizational Theory, Organizational Behaviour
    • Research Interests: School Improvement, the Principalship, Leadership, Staff Development
       
  • Dr Janet Okoko
    (Assistant Professor)
    • Teaching: Education in Society, Leadership in Education
    • Research Interests: School Leadership Preparation and Development, Socially Empowered Learning, Monitoring and Evaluation of Education Programs, Immigrants and Minority Education
       
  • Dr Michelle Prytula
    (Associate Professor → on leave as Dean, College of Education)
    • Teaching: Organizational Theory, Finance, Contexts of Educational Administration
    • Research Interests: Teacher Learning, Action Research, Professional Learning Community, Teacher Induction, School Improvement
       
  • Dr Keith Walker
    (Professor / Cross-Appointment with the Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy → on sabbatical 20150101 – 20150630)
    • Teaching: Leadership Ethics, Policy Making, Community Relations
    • Research Interests: Ethics, School Governance, School Improvement

Staff

Adjuncts and Emeriti

  • Dr Ali Abdi, Professor - University of Alberta (Global Citizenship Education)
  • Dr Sheila Carr-Stewart, Professor Emeritus - Department of Educational Administration (First Nations Education, Organizational Theory)
  • Dr Denis Dibski, Professor Emeritus - Department of Educational Administration (Finance)
  • Dr Gerald Fallon, Assistant Professor - University of British Columbia (Educational Policy, Educational Law)
  • Dr J Tim Goddard - University of Prince Edward Island (Educational Leadership, Cultural and Demographic Change in Education)
  • Dr Vivian Hajnal - Department of Educational Administration (Educational Finance, Research Methods)
  • Dr Li Sumin, Dean of Education - Tianjin Normal University (Chinese Education)
  • Dr Patrick Renihan, Professor Emeritus - Department of Educational Administration (Organizational Behaviour, Instructional Supervision and Staff Development, Administrative Roles)
  • Dr Larry Sackney, Professor Emeritus - Department of Educational Administration (School Effectiveness, School Improvement)
  • Dr Murray Scharf, Professor Emeritus - Department of Educational Administration (Human Resource Management, Research Methods)
  • Dr William Smale, Professor - Trent University (Educational Law)
  • Dr Kevin Wilson, Professor Emeritus - Department of Educational Administration (Organizational Theory)

Associates

  • Dr Marie Battiste - Department of Educational Foundations (Aboriginal Education)
  • Dr Egan Chernoff - Department of Curriculum Studies (New Media, Mathematics & Statistics)
  • Dr Marcel D'Eon - College of Medicine, Community Health & Epidemiology (Health Professions Education)
  • Dr Kalyani Premkumar - College of Medicine, Community Health & Epidemiology (Health Professions Education)
  • Dr Edwin Ralph - Department of Curriculum Studies (Teaching Effectiveness)
  • Dr Jay Wilson - Department of Curriculum Studies (Educational Technology)

Professional Affiliates

  • Dr Susan Bens - Gwenna Moss Learning Centre, University of Saskatchewan (Administration of Higher Education)
  • Dr Norm Dray - Saskatchewan Educational Leadership Unit (School Improvement)
  • Mr Michael LeClaire - Saskatoon Public School Division - Retired (Community Engagement)
  • Dr William Gulka - Director of Education, Outlook School Division - Retired (School Effectiveness)
  • Dr Jim Jutras - Director of Saskatoon Public School Division - Retired (Curriculum Leadership)
  • Dr Don Lloyd - Greater Saskatoon Catholic School Division (Educational Finance)
  • Dr Warren Noonan - Greater Saskatoon Catholic School Division - Retired (Human Resources, Administrative Roles)
  • Dr Vicki Squires - Student and Enrolment Services Division, University of Saskatchewan (Organizational Theory, Planning and Assessment)
  • Dr Scott Tunison - Coordinator of Research and Measurement, Saskatoon Public School Division (Data-Based Decision-Making)