Acknowledgements

ACKNOWLEDGING OUR FACULTY DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY VOLUNTEERS

The Faculty of Engineering extends its sincere thanks and deepest appreciation to all the faculty, staff and guest facilitators who have volunteered their time to our Faculty Development Academy initiatives. Your hard work and dedication in assisting with the development of the resources and workshops has made the Faculty Development Academy – our academy – a great success. I commend you on a job well done and offer you my deep personal gratitude.

Ishwar Puri, Dean and Professor

 

Faculty Facilitators

Cam Churchill -Large Classroom Engagement; PEO Information Session
Kevin Dunn - Assessment Design
Art Heidebrecht - Experiential Learning and Reflective Teaching
Steve Hranilovic - Grant Proposal Writing/Funding Opportunities Workshop
Marilyn Lightstone - Mentoring Workshop; Grant Proposal Writing/Funding Opportunities Workshop
Peter Mascher - Research Opportunities and Developing Industry Partners
Joe McDermid -Tenure and Promotion
John Preston - Assessment Design; Faculty Recruitment and Searches; Grant Proposal Writing/Funding Opportunities Workshop
Michael Thompson - Best Practices for Writing a Strong Scholarship Reference Letter
Greg Wohl - Large Classroom Engagement

Staff Facilitators

Monique Beech - Media Training Session
Amber Bukata - Faculty Recruitment and Searches
Minha Ha - Large Classroom Engagement
Peter Jonasson - Improv for Life
Maria Massi, Faculty Development Academy Program Coordinator - Faculty Recruitment and Searches
Lynn Stewart - Experiential Learning and Reflective Teaching and Best Practices for Writing a Strong Scholarship Reference Letter; Faculty Recruitment and Searches
Elizabeth Takacs - Work-Life Balance; Dealing with Stress and Mindfulness Meditation

Guest Facilitators

Moody Farag, Manager, Admissions, Professional Engineers of Ontario - PEO Information Session
Grace Kim, ROADS - Grant Proposal Writing/Funding Opportunities Workshop
Sheila Laffan, Program Manager, Continuing Health Science Edcuation - PiYo Sessions
Amber Metham, MILO - Grant Proposal Writing/Funding Opportunities Workshop
Linda Spence, Senior Consultant/HR Specialist - Conflict Resolution Workshop