PROFile

  • How to get away with screenwriting

    PROFile: Noam Gonick, instructor, theatre and film  department, U of W

  • What would Julie do?

    PROFile: Donna Fletcher, instructor, theatre and film department, U of W

  • Hop, skip, jump!

    PROFile: Dr. Sharanpal Ruprai, associate professor, women’s and gender studies department, U of W

  • A lot on the go

    PROFile: John B. Lowe, instructor, theatre and film department, U of W

  • Teachers ≥ heroes

    PROFile: Christopher Araujo, contract academic staff, Department of Philosophy, U of W

  • The right kinds of questions

    PROFile: Adam Scarfe, Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy

  • From the big city to the Prairies

    The story of why Jennifer Reid left Toronto and began teaching at the U of W is a heartwarming tale. 

  • Teaching during the pandemic

    When it comes to teaching during the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr. Davina DesRoches actively tries to be as understanding as possible under the current circumstances. 

  • Jack of all trades

    For Shawn Moi, becoming an instructor for the University of Winnipeg’s Rhetoric, Writing and Communications department was not something he planned from the start.

  • Mining towns and domineering corporations

    “I’ve always felt as if a corporation should not run a community.” 

  • Gamifying Narrative Studies

    The bulk of the work Ryan Clement does as an instructor for the University of Winnipeg’s Rhetoric, Writing and Communication and English departments is in academic writing.

  • PROFile: Sara Murphy

    Sara Murphy’s journey to becoming an assistant professor for the University of Winnipeg’s Department of Business and Administration began with undergraduate work in psychology.

  • PROFile: Dr. Kathleen Venema

    During Dr. Kathleen Venema’s 19 years as an associate professor for the University of Winnipeg’s English department, her scholarly work shifted significantly. Now, Venema is focused on the intersection of written letters and illness narratives.

  • PROFile: Nora Decter

    Ten years ago, Nora Decter, an English instructor at the University of Winnipeg, was finishing up her undergraduate degree.

  • PROFile: Gary Brownstone

    For Gary Brownstone, his interest in teaching comes from wanting to bring “the real world into the classroom.”

  • PROFile: Jens Franck

    Growing up, Jens Franck, a biology professor at the University of Winnipeg, always had an interest in science.

  • PROFile: Dr. Darshani Kumaragamage

    Dr. Darshani Kumaragamage joined the Environmental Studies and Sciences Department at the University of Winnipeg in 2009.

  • PROFile: Dr. Patricia Fitzpatrick

    Dr. Patricia Fitzpatrick, an associate professor for the geography department at the University of Winnipeg (U of W), is doing remarkable work while on study leave. 

  • PROFile: Evelyn Mayanja

    For Dr. Evelyn Mayanja, an instructor for the Department of Peace and Conflict Studies at the University of Winnipeg, teaching is about forming a meaningful connection with students.

  • PROFile: Karen Ridd

    For Karen Ridd, becoming an instructor for the Conflict Resolution Studies program at Menno Simons College was the result of an unexpected but adventurous journey.

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