Chair, School of Humanities
Associate Professor, English
Tel: 519.432.8353 x28248
Research Areas: Renaissance funeral elegies, Renaissance epigrams, Renaissance satire, seventeenth-century
Areas of Expertise: King James I; English Church History, 1558-1660; Religious Poetry.
Associate Professor, Department of Religious Studies and Philosophy
Tel: 519.432.8353 x28245
Research Areas: Philosophy of Religion, Kierkegaard, Ethics, Existentialism, Wittgenstein, History
of Philosophy, Liberal Political Philosophy, Evolution, Philosophy of Art.
Area of Expertise: Catholicism, Feminism, Evolution, Philosophy, Rock Music, Informal Logic, Abortion, Euthanasia, Sexual Ethics, Freedom of Speech, Political issues regarding liberal human rights.
Associate Professor, Department of English
Tel: 519.432.8353 x28244
Research Areas: Science Fiction, Children’s Literature, Genre Fiction, Shakespeare,Medieval Literature,
Popular Culture, Canadian Literature, Theatre, Member of Science Fiction Research
Association, Popular Culture Association.
Area of Expertise: Religion in Literature, Women and Literature.
Associate Professor, Department of French
Tel: 519.432.8353 x28277
Research Areas: Acquisition and teaching of French pronunciation for non native speakers (for Anglophones)
I am presently working on my PhD dissertation: Anglophones’ acquisition of French
liaisons (linking), The critical age hypothesis, L2 acquisition and teaching, Designing
Area of Expertise: Teaching writing, Currently in the process of publishing a writing guide for high intermediate students Acquisition and teaching of sociophonetics and language variation, Colloquial language
Associate Professor, History, School of Humanities
Telephone: 519-432-8353 x28271
Research Interests: English Royal Forests, especially Seventeenth Century, Forest Law, Deer Parks, Pre-modern Woodland Conservation, Historical Maps, Early Modern Farming, Landscape History, European Environmental History and Historical Geography
Professor, Department of English
Tel: 519.432.8353 x28387
Research Areas: British and Irish and/or American literature (especially twentieth century), Graham Greene, Crime/Detective Fiction.