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Athabasca University

Faculties, Centre Chairs & Program Directors

This page lists the faculties with their associated deans and the academic centres, their associated chairs and the program directors for Athabasca University.

For general inquires or more information about specific programs, courses, admission, and registration requirements, please contact the Information Centre.

Faculties

Faculty Dean
Faculty of Business Deborah Hurst
Faculty of Graduate Studies Pamela Hawranik
Faculty of Health Disciplines Margaret Edwards
Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences Veronica Thompson
Faculty of Science & Technology Lisa Carter

Academic Centre Chairs

Centre Chair
Centre for Accounting and Taxation Pamela Quon
Centre for Distance Education - CDE Mohamed Ally
Centre for Economics, Finance & Operations Management Jacob Musila
Centre for Humanities Vina Tirven-Gadumn
Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies Bob Barnetson
Centre for Learning Accreditation Alain May
Centre for Marketing, Entrepreneurship & Information Systems - MEIS Simon Sigue
Centre for Nursing and Health Studies & Faculty of Health Disciplines Graduate Gwen Rempel
Centre for Organizational Analysis Janice Thomas
Centre for Science Ken Munyikwa
RAIC Centre for Architecture Douglas MacLeod
Centre for Social Sciences Linda Chmiliar
Centre for World Indigenous Knowledge & Research - CWIKR Priscilla Campeau
Graduate Centre for Applied Psychology Jeff Chang
School of Computing and Information Systems - SCIS Jon Dron

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Graduate Programs Director Contact Information
Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Architecture Douglas MacLeod Carole Mason
carolem@athabascau.ca
1-866-788-9041 ext. 1206
Post-Masters Diploma: Nurse Practitioner Debbie Fraser Debbie Fraser
dfraser@athabascau.ca
1-866-752-3889
Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Distance Education Technology
(Formerly Graduate Diploma in Distance Education Technology)
Patrick J. Fahy Patrick J. Fahy
patf@athabascau.ca
1-866-514-6234
Doctorate of Education in Distance Education Patrick J. Fahy Patrick J. Fahy
patf@athabascau.ca
1-866-514-6234
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Instructional Design
(Formerly Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design)
Susan Moisey Susan Moisey
susanh@athabascau.ca
1-866-403-7426
Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Heritage Resources Management
(Formerly Graduate Diploma in Heritage Resources Management)
Shabnam Inanloo Dailoo Shabnam Inanloo Dailoo
1-855-337-8590
780-458-1105
Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Technology-Based Learning Patrick J. Fahy Patrick J. Fahy
patf@athabascau.ca
1-866-514-6234
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Information Technology Management Larbi Esmahi Student Success Centre
fst_success@athabascau.ca
1-855-362-2870
Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Instructional Design
(Formerly Graduate Diploma in Instructional Design)
Susan Moisey Susan Moisey
susanh@athabascau.ca
1-866-514-6234
Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Legislative Drafting
(Formerly Graduate Diploma in Legislative Drafting)
Dale Dewhurst / Archie Zariski PBDLD
gdld@athabascau.ca
780-675-6792
Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Management
(Formerly Graduate Diploma in Management)
Anshuman Khare Faculty of Business
780-459-1144
Doctorate in Business Administration Kay Devine Centre for Innovative Management
kayd@athabascau.ca
250-380-2508
Master of Arts - Integrated Studies (MA-IS) Wendell Kisner MAIS
780-675-6792
Executive Master of Business Administration (MBA) Alex Kondra Faculty of Business
alexk@athabascau.ca
780-675-6807
Master of Counselling (M Counselling) Jeff Chang Graduate Centre for Applied Psychology
jeffc@athabascau.ca
1-866-901-7647
Master of Education in Distance Education (MEd)
(Formerly Master's in Distance Education) (MDE)
Susan Moisey Susan Moisey
susanh@athabascau.ca
1-866-403-7426
Master of Health Studies (MHS) Terra Murray Terra Murray
tmurray@athabascau.ca
1-866-379-1127
Master of Nursing (MN): Generalist Terra Murray Terra Murray
tmurray@athabascau.ca
1-866-379-1127
Master of Nursing (MN): Nurse Practitioner Debbie Fraser Debbie Fraser
dfraser@athabascau.ca
1-866-752-3889
Master of Science in Information Systems Larbi Esmahi Student Success Centre
fst_success@athabascau.ca
1-855-362-2870

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Undergraduate Programs Director Contact Information
Bachelor of Arts (BA - 3 year)
Bachelor of Arts (BA - 4 years)
Jill Hunter Advising Services
1-800-788-9041
Bachelor of Commerce (BComm)
Bachelor of Commerce Post Diploma (BComm PD)
Eric Wang Faculty of Business
1-800-468-6531
Bachelor of General Studies Jane Arscott Advising Services
1-800-788-9041
Bachelor of Health Administration
Bachelor of Health Administration Post Diploma
Joy Fraser joyf@athabascau.ca
1-866-569-8040
Bachelor of Human Resources & Labour Relations Jason Foster jasonf@athabascau.ca
1-866-406-3063
Bachelor of Professional Arts (BPA) Carolyn Greene Advising Services 1-800-788-9041
Bachelor of Professional Arts - Communications Studies Karen Wall Advising Services 1-800-788-9041
Bachelor of Professional Arts - Criminal Justice Marc Nesca Advising Services 1-800-788-9041
Bachelor of Professional Arts - Governance Lorna Stefanick Advising Services 1-800-788-9041
Bachelor of Professional Arts - Human Services Jane Arscott Advising Services 1-800-788-9041

Bachelor of Nursing Operations

Bachelor of Nursing Curriculum Regulatory Affairs

Bachelor of Nursing Clinical

Cynthia Tibbetts

Rose Schroeder

Dawn Mercer-Riselli

1-866-450-4581

roses@athabascau.ca

1-855-212-1775

Bachelor of Management (B Mgmt - 4 years)
Bachelor of Management (B Mgmt - 3 years)
Eric Wang Faculty of Business
1-800-468-6531
Bachelor of Science - Human Science (BSc HS)
Bachelor of Science - Human Science Post Diploma (BSc HS PD)
Gustavo Carrero Student Success Centre
fst_success@athabascau.ca
1-855-362-2870
Bachelor of Science (BSc)
Bachelor of Science - Post Diploma (BSc PD)
Gustavo Carrero Student Success Centre
fst_success@athabascau.ca
1-855-362-2870
Bachelor of Science (Architecture)
Bachelor of Science - Post Diploma (BSc PD)
Douglas MacLeod Student Success Centre
fst_success@athabascau.ca
1-855-362-2870
Bachelor of Science in Computing & Information Systems (BSc CIS)
Bachelor of Science in Computing & Information Systems Post Diploma (BSc CIS PD)
Gustavo Carrero Student Success Centre
fst_success@athabascau.ca
1-855-362-2870

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University Certificate Director Contact Information
University Diploma in Arts   Advising Services
1-800-788-9041
University Diploma in Inclusive Education   Advising Services
1-800-788-9041
University Certificate in Accounting Eric Wang Faculty of Business
1-800-468-6531
University Certificate in Advanced Accounting Eric Wang Faculty of Business
1-800-468-6531
University Certificate in Administration Eric Wang Faculty of Business
1-800-468-6531
University Certificate in Management Applications Eric Wang Faculty of Business
1-800-468-6531
University Certificate in Management Foundations Eric Wang Faculty of Business
1-800-468-6531
University Certificate in Financial Services Eric Wang Faculty of Business
1-800-468-6531
University Certificate in Marketing Eric Wang Faculty of Business
1-800-468-6531
University Certificate in e-Commerce Eric Wang Faculty of Business
1-800-468-6531
University Certificate in Career Development Linda Chmiliar Advising Services
1-800-788-9041
University Certificate in Computers and Management Information Systems Eric Wang Faculty of Business
1-800-468-6531
University Certificate in Computing Information Systems Vive Kumar Karie Chambers
karie-lynnc@athabascau.ca
1-800-788-9041 ext 5064
University Certificate in Counseling Women Lynda Ross Lynda Ross
lyndar@athabascau.ca
1-866-539-8667
University Certificate in English Language Studies Adien Dubbelboer Grace Oresile
graceo@athabascau.ca
780-428-2057
University Certificate in French Language Proficiency Vina Tirven-Gadumn Vina Tirven-Gadumn
vinat@athabascau.ca
1-866-412-5031
University Certificate in Health Development Administration Joy Fraser joyf@athabascau.ca
1-866-569-8040
University Certificate in Heritage Resources Management Shabnam Inanloo Dailoo Shabnam Inanloo Dailoo
1-855-337-8590
780-458-1105
University Certificate in Human Resources and Labour Relations Jason Foster jasonf@athabascau.ca
1-866-406-3063
University Certificate in Labour Studies Ingo Schmidt Ingo Schmidt
ingos@athabascau.ca
1-866-916-8648
University Certificate in Public Administration Lorna Stefanick Lorna Stefanick
lornas@athabascau.ca
1-877-275-0483
University Certificate in Inclusive Education Linda Chmiliar Linda Chmiliar
lindac@athabascau.ca
1-866-611-7142
University Certificate in Career Counselling Linda Chmiliar Linda Chmiliar
lindac@athabascau.ca
1-888-611-7142

Updated October 21 2016 by Student & Academic Services

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