Shirantha Beddage

Professor - Music
My primary goal as a teacher should be to encourage a student's creativity by combining theory and "hands-on" work in a relevant setting. View Portfolio

Zaiba Mian

Professor – Interior Design
My interest in the interdisciplinary nature of interior design has led me to explore the connection between fine art and interior design. I feel this approach is relevant in today’s design education milieu where design boundaries are constantly expanded and redefined. View Portfolio

Liz Dempster

Professor of Graphic Design
I believe my job is not just to convey information to my students but to inspire them. I am passionate and enthusiastic about the subjects I teach and this translates into my teaching style. View Portfolio

Lynn McAuliffe

Professor - Human Resources
Teaching is a calling almost all of us feel at certain times in our lives. On some level, we all realize that we want and need to share our knowledge and experience with the next generation. View Portfolio

John D. S. McLean

Professor, Department of English
Excitement about the material can, in truth, only be inspired when it is present in the instructor. In order to maintain the high degree of enthusiasm necessary to be an effective teacher, I must stay current. View Portfolio

Iris Sokoloff

Professor – Social Service Worker Program
As an educator, it is my perspective that learners must be supported in developing skills and tools to assist them in thinking critically. Learners are able to engage in this process when they are motivated, engaged, and are provided with an accessible and safe educational environment. View Portfolio

Lynda Hausman

Professor, Game and Computer Programming, School of Media Studies
She has a broad background, teaching both face-to-face and online courses on a variety of subjects to college students, post-graduate students and adults. View Portfolio

Shonah Chalmers

Professor - Culinary Arts
"I do food" was always my mantra. As you will see when looking through my portfolio, I also love taking photos, I am working on improving this side talent of mine through photography classes. View Portfolio

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