Faculty of Education

Faculty of Education
Faculty of Education

Welcome to our Three New Faculty Members

July 4, 2019
By Communications Staff

We are thrilled to welcome three new faculty members and look forward to their contributions to our community in the coming years.

  • Dr. Saad Chahine, Assistant Professor of Measurement and Assessment, Saad specializes in measurement and assessment and has extensive research and evaluation experience in K-12 and health profession education. Drawing on validity theory, his research is intended to improve educational policy and practice through in-depth examination of big data. 
  • Dr. Heather McGregor, Assistant Professor of Curriculum Theory, Through her research and scholarly activities she is active in the fields of Arctic and Indigenous education, historical thinking and historical consciousness in history education, and the history of Canadian education. Whatever her focus, Dr. McGregor maintains a commitment to, and curiosity about, decolonizing approaches to teaching, learning and research. 
  • Dr. Thashika Pillay, Assistant Professor of Educational Policy, Thashika’s research program explores questions of social, cultural, economic, political, and epistemic justice and the possibilities for anticolonial educational policy in formal and informal contexts.