Becca Evans smiles in a green jacket outdoors with green leaves in the background.

Rebecca Evans

PhD in Education

Graduate Student

People Directory Affiliation Category


Research Area

Citizenship Education, Social Studies, & History Education


Dr. Theodore Christou


Becca holds an Ontario Graduate Studies Doctoral Scholarship (2020-2024). Her research examines agency, responsibility, and civic engagement in young people of diverse identities in a community organization. Becca has taught in French and English contexts at the intermediate, secondary, and university levels and has extensive leadership experience in the Canadian Armed Forces. She is the proud captain of the Faculty of Education & Friends ultra-non-competitive soccer team.

Research Interests

  • Agency & responsibility
  • Democratic citizenship
  • Climate education
  • Responsive leadership
  • Experiential learning