T&L Centres

There are three main resources related to Canadian Teaching & Learning Centres or Educational Development Centres:

  1. Teaching & Learning Centres Contact List (below)
  2. Teaching & Learning Centre Leadership
  3. Centres Database


Teaching & Learning Centres Contact List

Here is a list of current Teaching and Learning Centres (Last update: Dec. 19, 2017). Please email Vice-Chair Communications, Maureen Wideman at Maureen.Wideman@ufv.ca with updates.

Institution Department Dept. Head Title Email
Athabasca University Centre for Learning Design & Development Cindy Ives Director cindyi@athabascau.ca
Bow Valley College Teaching & Learning Enhancement Tim Loblaw Coordinator tloblaw@bowvalleycollege.ca
Grant MacEwan University Centre for the Advancement of Faculty Excellence Valerie Henitiuk Executive Director Henitiukv@macewan.ca
Keyano College Learning Innovation Centre Sharon Shultz Director learning.innovation@keyano.ca
Lethbridge College Educational Enhancement Team Karen Harker Director karen.harker@lethbridgecollege.ca
Mount Royal University Academic Development Centre Theresa Matus Director tmatus@mtroyal.ca
NorQuest College Faculty Development Dallas Stoesz Director dallas.stoesz@norquest.ca
Northern Alberta Institute of Technology Polytechnic Learning & Teaching Commons Alison Lewis Executive Director alisonl@nait.ca
Portage College Teaching, Learning and Applied Research Lenora LeMay Director Lenora.LeMay@portagecollege.ca
Southern Alberta Institute of Technology Polytechnic Centre for Learning and Teaching Bradley Ackroyd Manager bradley.ackroyd@sait.ca
University of Alberta Centre for Teaching & Learning Janice Miller-Young Director


University of Calgary Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning

Nancy Chick

Natasha Kenny

Academic Director

Director, Educational Development Unit



University of Lethbridge Teaching Centre David Hinger Director hingde@uleth.ca
British Columbia        
British Columbia Institute of Technology Learning and Teaching Centre Brian Hosier  Director Brian_hosier@bcit.ca
Camosun College Centre of Excellence for Teaching and Learning Sybil Harrison Director harrisons@camosun.ca
College of New Caledonia Institute for Learning, Teaching and Research Lily Bachand Special Projects Coordinator bachandl@cnc.bc.ca
Emily Carr University of Art + Design Teaching & Learning Centre Grant Gregson Coordinator tlc@ecuad.ca
Justice Institute of BC Faculty-Support Tannis Morgan Assoc. Dean resp. for Centre facultydevelopment@jibc.ca
Kwantlen Polytechnic University Teaching & Learning Commons Stephanie Chu Vice Provost, Teaching & Learning Stephanie.Chu@kpu.ca
Langara College

Teaching & Curriculum Development Centre

Patricia Cia

Director, Academic Innovation


Northern Lights College Centre for Innovation in Teaching and Learning David Batterham Coordinator dbatterham@nlc.bc.ca
Okanagan College Institute for Learning and Teaching Beverlie Dietze Director bdietze@okanagan.bc.ca
Royal Roads University Centre for Teaching and Educational Technologies Sophia Palahicky Associate Director, Centre for Teaching and Educational Technologies  sophia.palahicky@royalroads.ca
Selkirk College Teaching & Learning Institute Theresa Southam Coordinator tsoutham@selkirk.ca
Simon Fraser University Teaching and Learning Centre Brad Johnson Director bfsjohnso@sfu.ca
Thompson Rivers University Centre for Excellence in Teaching & Learning Catharine Dishke Hondzel Director cdishke@tru.ca
College of the Rockies Inspire Centre Gina Bennett Chair, Academic Innovation & Applied Research BENNETT@cotr.bc.ca
Douglas College Learning Centre Holly Salmon Faculty Coordinator salmonh@douglascollege.ca
College of New Caledonia The Centre for Teaching and Learning Grace Dyck Edcuational Technology & Instructional Skills Coordinator dyckg@cnc.bc.ca
Vancouver Community College Centre for Instructional Development Kathryn McNaughton Vice President Academic, Students & Research skmcnaughton@vcc.ca
Capilano University Learning & Teaching Centre Laurie Prange-Martin Manager laurieprangemartin@capilanou.ca
University of British Columbia Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology Simon Bates Director simon.bates@ubc.ca
University of British Columbia -Okanagan Centre for Teaching and Learning Peter Newbury Director peter.newbury@ubc.ca
University of Northern British Columbia Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology Heather Smith Director heather.smith@unbc.ca
University of the Fraser Valley Teaching & Learning Centre Maureen Wideman Associate Vice President, Teaching and Learning maureen.wideman@ufv.ca
University of Victoria Division of Learning and Teaching Support and Innovation Laurene Sheilds Executive Director ltsied@uvic.ca
Vancouver Island University Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning Liesel Knaack Director Liesel.Knaack@viu.ca
Assiniboine Community College Instructional Support Judy Pilling Team Leader pillingjj@assiniboine.net
Brandon University Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology Curt Shoultz Director shoultzc@brandonu.ca
University of Manitoba Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning Mark G. Torchia Director Mark.Torchia@umanitoba.ca
University of Winnipeg Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology Neil Besner Provost & VP, Academic & Int’l n.besner@uwinnipeg.ca
New Brunswick        
Mount Allison University Purdy Crawford Teaching Centre Rosemary Polegato Purdy Crawford Professor of Teaching and Learning rpolegato@mta.ca
St. Thomas University Faculty Development      
University of New Brunswick Centre for Enchanced Teaching and Learning Ken Reimer Director Ken.Reimer@unb.ca
University of New Brunswick Saint John Teaching and Learning Centre Margaret Anne Smith Coordinator Margaret.Smith@unb.ca
Memorial University of Newfoundland Centre for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL) TBA Director  
Nova Scotia        
Dalhousie University Centre for Learning and Teaching Brad Wuetherick; Susan Sheffield Executive Director; Director brad.wuetherick@dal.ca; SuzanneS@dal.ca
Mount Saint Vincent University Teaching and Learning Centre No coordinator at this time   tlc@msvu.ca
Saint Mary’s University The Studio for Teaching and Learning Esther Enns Senior Advisor, Teaching and Learning studio@smu.ca
St. Francis Xavier Teaching and Faculty Development Jon Rosborough Chair jrosboro@stfx.ca
University College of Cape Breton Centre for Teaching and Learning Eileen Smith-Piovesan Coordinator eileen_piovesan@cbu.ca
Algonquin College Learning & Teaching Services  

Farbod Karimi



Brock University Centre for Pedagogical Innovation Jill Grose Director jgrose@brocku.ca
Carleton University Educational Development Centre Patrick Lyons Director patrick.lyons@carleton.ca
Durham College Centre for Academic & Faculty Enrichment Chris Hinton Director chris.hinton@dc-uoit.ca
Georgian College of Applied Arts and Technology Centre for Teaching and Learning  Cassandra Thompson Dean cassandra.thompson@georgiancollege.ca
Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning The Centre for Teaching and Learning

Eileen DeCourcy


Carol Appleby



Director, Prof. Learning




Huntington University The Lougheed Teaching and Learning Centre of Excellence Lorraine Mercer Director lmercer@huntingtonu.ca
Lakehead University Teaching Commons Karen Keiller VP T&L & University Librarian kkeiller@lakeheadu.ca
McMaster University Institute for Innovation and Excellence in Teaching and Learning Arshad Ahmad AVP & T&L Director MIIETL arshad@mcmaster.ca
Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology Centre for Teaching and Learning Cebert Adamson Director


Niagara College Centre for Academic Excellence Mary Wilson Director mawilson@niagaracollege.ca
Nipissing University Centre for Flexible Teaching and Learning Lorraine Carter Academic Director cftl@nipissingu.ca
Ontario College of Art and Design University Faculty & Curriculum Development Centre Carol Roderick Director croderick@ocadu.ca
Queen’s University Centre for Teaching and Learning      
Ryerson University Learning & Teaching Office Eric Kam Director erickam@ryerson.ca
St. Lawrence College Learning & Development Resources for Faculty & Staff Louise Chatterton Luchuk Assoc. Director LChattertonLuchuk@sl.on.ca
Trent University Centre for Teaching and Learning Cathy Bruce Director cathybruce@trentu.ca
University of Guelph Teaching Support Services Michelle Fach Director mfach@uoguelph.ca
University of Ontario Institute of Technology Teaching and Learning Centre Susan Forbes Manager susan.forbes@uoit.ca
University of Ottawa Teaching and Learning Supportive Service Jovan Groen Acting Director jgroen@uottawa.ca
University of Toronto Centre for Teaching Support & Innovation Carol Rolheiser Director carol.rolheiser@utoronto.ca
University of Toronto – Scarborough Centre for Teaching and Learning Clare Hasenkampf Director hasenkampf@utsc.utoronto.ca
University of Waterloo Centre for Teaching Excellence Donna Ellis Director donnae@uwaterloo.ca
Western University Teaching Support Centre Nanda Dmitrov Director


University of Windsor Centre for Teaching and Learning Erika Kustra Director, T&L Development kustraed@uwindsor.ca
Wilfrid Laurier University Centre for Teaching Innovation & Excellence Sandy Hughes Director shughes@wlu.ca
York University Teaching Commons Celia Popovic Director cpopovic@yorku.ca
Prince Edward Island        
University of Prince Edward Island Office of Skills Development & Learning Pat MacAulay Director phmacaulay@upei.ca
Bishop’s University Teaching and Learning Centre Jessica Riddell Chair, Teaching and Learning Centre jessica.riddell@ubishops.ca
Concordia University Centre for Teaching and Learning Services Olivia Rovinescu Director olivia.rovinescu@concordia.ca
HEC Montreal Learning and Teaching Innovation Centre Lamiel Brasseur Director lamiel.brasseur@hec.ca
McGill University Teaching & Learning Services Laura Winer Director laura.winer@mcgill.ca
Université de Bishop Teaching and Learning Centre Catherine Beauchamp Dean of School of Education catherine.beauchamp@ubishops.ca
Université de Montreal Support Services for Education

Bruno Poellhuber



Université Laval Bureau des services pédagogiques Steve Vachon TLS Assistant Director steve.vachon@bsp.ulaval.ca
Université Laval Office of Educational Services Nicolas Gagnon Director Nicolas.Gagnon@bsp.ulaval.ca
Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology Instructional and Leadership Development Centre Rod Goertzen Director goertzen@siast.sk.ca
University of Regina Centre for Teaching and Learning Stephen Cheng Faculty Associate stephen.cheng@uregina.ca
University of Saskatchewan The Gwenna Moss Centre for Teaching Effectiveness Nancy Turner Program Director Nancy.Turner@usask.ca