Faculty

Actively engaged at national and international levels in creative and critical research, our teaching faculty offer contemporary approaches to writing and workshopping.

Shane Book

Associate Professor
Writing
Areas of research & creative activity
Poetry, filmmaking, screenwriting, fiction, nonfiction, film/literature/visual art/music/dance of the African diaspora, poetics, philosophy, hip hop culture, and more.
Office: FIA 231
Maureen Bradley

Professor, Film Studies Coordinator, Graduate Advisor
Writing

Areas of research & creative activity
Film production, experimental film, drama, documentary, Canadian and queer media arts.

Office: FIA 239
Deborah Campbell

Assistant Professor, Director of Professional Writing
Writing
Areas of research & creative activity
Creative nonfiction, literary journalism, memoir, biography, travel writing.
Office: FIA 245
Bill Gaston

Professor
Writing

Areas of research & creative activity
Fiction, creative nonfiction, drama for stage and screen. 

Office: Fine Arts 243
Danielle Geller

Assistant Professor
Writing
Areas of research & creative activity
Creative nonfiction, memoir, speculative fiction, documentary studies, archives.
Starting July 1
Office: FIA 239
Lee Henderson

Associate Professor
Writing
Areas of research & creative activity
Fiction, creative nonfiction, the graphic novel.
Office: FIA 237
Lorna Jackson

Associate Professor
Writing
Areas of research & creative activity
Fiction, short story, literature of sport, personal essay, writer as teacher, the agrarian landscape.
Office: FIA 241
Kevin Kerr

Associate Professor
Writing
Areas of research & creative activity
Stage, screen, collaborative creation, site-specific theatre, multi-media performance.
Office: FIA 233
David Leach

Chair, Associate Professor
Writing
Areas of research & creative activity
Creative nonfiction, literary journalism, the nonfiction novel, adventure travel, ecological literacy, magazine publishing, teaching with technology, sports writing, interactive narrative, video games and digital storytelling.
Office: FIA 245
Tim Lilburn

Professor
Writing

Areas of research & creative activity
Poetry, the philosophical essay, the ecological essay.

Office: FIA 229
Gregory Scofield

Associate Professor
Writing
Areas of research & creative activity
Poetry, memoir.
Starting July 1
Office: FIA 223