Research Presentations

Faculty Seminar Series

The Faculty of Education's Seminar Series is designed to promote and celebrate the research of members of the faculty. Sincere thanks to the 2016-17 presenters who took the time to share and discuss their research with us. Watch this space in early September for the 2017-18 schedule. See the link below for "Past Presentations" to see recordings of past talks.

Schedule and titles for 2017-18 presentations (coming soon).

Next Talk: Dr. Melody Viczko, Faculty of Education

Title:  TBA

Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Location: Room 1010, Faculty of Education

Description: Coming soon!

Visiting Speaker Presentations

Western Fellow and Visiting Faculty Scholar Dr. Mindy Blaise "#FEAS (Feminist Educators Against Sexism): Activating Guerrilla Methodologies Against Everyday Sexisms in Higher Education" Thursday, October 19 2017, 12:00 pm, FEB 1139.
Global Education Research Speaker Series presents Dr. Ali Abdi "The Disappearing Global Public Intellectual: Critical Analysis" Monday, November 13 2017, 3:00 pm, FEB 1010.

Conferences and Workshops

Faculty Research Partners Day - October 20, 2017

Past Presentations

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Western Fellow and Visiting Faculty Scholar Dr. Mindy Blaise "Recomposing Relations: Building Feminist Common Worlds Methods in Early Childhood Education" Monday, October 16 2017, 4:00 pm, FEB 1139. Link coming soon!

“STEM Education: Beyond the Acronym“ by visiting speaker Dr. Lyn English, Queensland University of Technology.
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“The entangled common worlds of children and animals” by Dr. Veronica Pacini-Ketchabaw, Faculty of Education
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"Intercultural Teaching Competence in the Disciplines: Teaching Strategies for Intercultural Learning" by Dr. Nanda Dimitrov & Aisha Haque, Western's Teaching Support Centre.
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"Becoming an ‘internationally-minded educator:’From teacher education to the international schools sector" by: Dr. Paul Tarc, Faculty of Education, UWO (November 24, 2016)
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"Honouring the Golden Feather: Indigenous oral histories, experiences and critical voices within the Canadian educational context" by: Dr. Erica Neeganagwedgin, Faculty of Education, UWO (October 6, 2016)
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"Ingigenous Pedagogies: Linking Aboriginal Faculty and Community Knowledge Traditions to Classroom Learning" by Dr. Jan Hare, University of British Columbia (November 4, 2015)
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"Promoting and Supporting Mental Health in Schools: A School Effectiveness Imperative" by Dr. Karen Weston, Columbia College (July 24, 2015)
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"Feedback in L2 Writing: Issues, Challenges and Future Directions" by Dr. Icy Lee, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (May 28, 2015)
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"Is Masculinity Changing? Evidence from Qualitative Research on Men's Appearance-related Practices" by Dr. Brendan Gough (May 12, 2015)
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"Development From Below: A Change Maker Journey of Creating Leadership Through Empowering the Indigenous Youth of Balochistan in Pakistan" by Dr. Quratul Ain Bakhteari, Founding Director & President, Institute for Development Studies and Practices
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"Pedagogical Challenges and Possibilities of Everyday Cosmopolitanism" by Dr. Fazal Rizvi, University of Melbourne
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