Staff

Director

Shaw, L. E., BSc (OT), MSc (OT), PhD (Western)

MSc (Occupational Therapy) Graduate Coordinator

MacKenzie, D., BSc Physical Education (Saskatchewan), BSc (OT) (Alberta), MA (Ed) (MSVU), PhD (Dalhousie). Observation and eye movement, Neurological rehabilitation, and interprofessional education

MSc (Occupational Therapy - Post-Professional) Graduate Coordinator

Lauckner, H., BSc (OT), MSc, PhD (Queen’s). Community development and occupational therapy; community-base rehabilitation; qualitative research; fieldwork education

Professors Emeriti

O’Shea, B., DipP & OT (Toronto), BSc (Queens), MS (Colorado State), LLD (Dalhousie), Honourary PhD. Occupation as a determinant of health; curriculum design for professional studies; cross-cultural transfer of knowledge
Townsend, E., DipP & OT, BSc (OT) (Toronto), MAdEd (St. FX), PhD (Dalhousie). Educational and social foundations of occupation and occupational therapy: social organization of knowledge and systems; power and empowerment, client-centred practice, enablement

Professors

Beagan, B., BA, MA (Dalhousie), PhD (UBC). Sociology of health and illness, health profession education, social inequality, research methodology
Packer, T., BSc (OT) (Western) MSc, PhD (Queen’s). Self Management of disability and chronic disease
Shaw, L. E., BSc (OT), MSc (OT), PhD (Western). Occupational transitions, hearing in the workplace, return to work and employment disparities, and chronic pain

Associate Professors

MacKenzie, D., BSc Physical Education (Saskatchewan), BSc (OT) (Alberta), MA (Ed) (MSVU), PhD (Dalhousie). Observation and eye movement, Neurological rehabilitation, and interprofessional education

Merritt, B., BS (Psychology), MS (OT), PhD (Colorado State). Occupation-based assessment, occupational therapy theory, educational leadership, efficacy of occupation-based practice
Warner, G., PhD (Epidemiology) (Case West Reserve Univ). Measurement and Evaluation, Health Services Research, Knowledge Transfer and Exchange, Health System Change to improve participatory outcomes

Assistant Professors

Askari, S., BSc(OT) (Shahid Beheshti Univeristy of Medical Sciences), MSc(OT) (Iran University of Medical Science), BA (Payam Noor University), PhD (McGill)
Dieleman, C., BSc (OT) (Western), MSc, PhD (Queen's). Mental health care for criminal offenders with mental illness, policy implementation in dual prison hospitals, understanding crime as occupation

Ghanouni, P., BSc(OT), MSc(OT) (Shahid Beheshti Univeristy of Medical Sciences), PhD (UBC)
Kiepek, N., BSc (Hon), MSc (OT) (Toronto), PhD (Western). Substance use, unsanctioned occupations, deviance, critical discourse analysis, discursive practices
Lauckner, H., BSc (OT), MSc, PhD (Queen’s). Community development and occupational therapy; community-base rehabilitation; qualitative research; fieldwork education

Senior Instructor

Harris, J., BScHon (Kinesiology), MSc Kinesiology, MSc(OT), (Dalhousie)

Landry, K., BSc (OT), MSc (Rehabilitation Research-Physiotherapy) (Dalhousie)

 

Instructor

Abdo S., BSc, MSc(OT) (Dalhousie)

O’Keefe, C., BSc (OT), MSc (OT Post Professional) (Dalhousie)

School Fieldwork Education Coordinator

Harris, J., BScHon (Kinesiology), MSc Kinesiology, MSc(OT), (Dalhousie)

International Fieldwork Education Coordinator

Lauckner, H., BSc (OT), MSc, PhD (Queen’s)

Cross Appointments

Gahagan, J., BA (Hons) (Carleton), MA (Windsor), PhD (Wayne State)
Hutchinson, S., BA (Univ Vic), MA (Dalhousie), PhD (Georgia)
Manuel, P., BA (Carleton), MSc (McGill), PhD (Dalhousie)
Waldron, I., BA (McGill), MA (Univ of London), PhD (Toronto)
Weeks, L., BSc (UPEI), MSc (U of Maine), PhD (Virginia Tech)

Adjunct (FGS)

Audulv, A., PhD (Mid Sweden Univ)

Edem, D., BSc (OT), MHSA (Dalhousie)

Rebeiro Gruhl, K., BSc(OT), Masters Certificate OT (Research) ( Western), PhD (Laurentian)
VanBruggen, H., Honorary Doctor of Science degree (Univ of Brighton)