About Me

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I promise to unlock the curiosity, passion, creativity and innovation in your mind. In a world with boundless opportunities and potential, I strategically seek and mobilize opportunities that pique my interest and leverage my dynamic skill set. My unique ability is being able to identify situations that require flexible and innovative solutions that leverage my previous experience. I have excellent communication skills and I easily adapt to situations that make me an invaluable asset and role model to those that I collaborate with.

 

Current Roles 

  • Sessional lecturer at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto
  • Contracted online learning specialist
  • Instructional designer
  • Researcher

Degrees

  • PhD from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto
  • Master of Education from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto
  • Master of Arts in Art History from the University of Toronto
  • Honours Bachelor of Science from the University of Toronto

Research Interests 

  • Social interaction in online learning environments
  • Technology and play in education
  • Educational technology
  • Design of online learning environments
  • Educational mobile applications

Volunteer Initiatives 

  • Member of Alpha Phi International Fraternity since March 2006
  • Currently volunteer as a Collegiate Chapter Administrator