Associate Dean, Teaching & Learning

Alana Boland

The Associate Dean, Teaching and Learning, is responsible for facilitating and supporting curricular and co-curricular learning initiatives for undergraduate and graduate students; supporting innovation and improvement in teaching and in student curricular and co-curricular learning and in linking pedagogical practices to supports for student success; and overseeing funding envelopes to support teaching and learning activities and initiatives at the undergraduate and graduate levels. This position reports to and works closely with the Vice-Dean, Undergraduate and International and the Vice-Dean, Graduate Education and works in consultation with the Director, Teaching Support and Faculty Development, Faculty Registrar and Director, Undergraduate Academic Services and Director of Information and Instructional Technology as appropriate.

Key Areas of the Portfolio

  • Career and community-engaged learning initiatives
  • Milestones and Pathways
  • Funded teaching & learning initiatives
  • Writing instruction
  • Teaching and learning support
  • Provostial and provincial initiatives
  • Teaching and graduate supervision awards


Tel: 416-978-3453