Contact us

The Division of Learning and Teaching Support and Innovation (LTSI) staff are available to answer any questions you may have about our services. If you do not know the appropriate staff member to contact for a particular question, check the faculty contact info page.

Location & mailing info

Mailing address:

Division of Learning and Teaching Support and Innovation (LTSI)
University of Victoria
PO Box 1700 STN CSC
Victoria BC V8W 2Y2
Canada

Courier or in-person address:

Division of Learning and Teaching Support and Innovation (LTSI)
University of Victoria
Harry Hickman Building, Room 120
3800 Finnerty Road
(Ring Road)
Victoria, BC V8P 5C2
Canada

General inquiries:

Phone: 250-721-8571
Fax: 250-721-6494


The Centre for Academic Communication
University of Victoria
Library 135J
3800 Finnerty Road
(Ring Road)
Victoria, BC V8P 5C2
Canada

Directory listing

Group/Position Name Telephone Office E-mail

LTSI Division Office

FAX 250-721-6494
Administrative Officer Marian Simmonds 250-472-5076 HHB 120d ltsiao@uvic.ca
Executive Director Laurene Sheilds 250-721-8572 HHB 120g ltsied@uvic.ca
Assistant to the Executive Director Bo Love 250-472-5765 HHB 120 ltsiaa@uvic.ca
Acting Director, Student Academic Success Shailoo Bedi 250-721-7762 HHB 120e ltsidirsas@uvic.ca
Acting Director, Curriculum Renewal and Strategic Priorities Joe Parsons 250-472-4559 HHB 120h ltsidircr@uvic.ca
Teaching Consultant Marty Wall HHB 120h mwall@uvic.ca
LTSI Professional Development Programs Cynthia Korpan 250-472-4798 HHB 120k ltsiprod@uvic.ca
LTSI Program Coordinator Carolyn Boss 250-472-5624 HHB 120b ltsipc@uvic.ca
CES Systems Support Coordinator Shawn Cure 250-472-4799 HHB 120j ceshelp@uvic.ca
Indigenous Learning Specialist Erynne Gilpin 250-472-5086 COR B132 ltsiils@uvic.ca
International Learning Coordinator Viviana Pitton 250-472-5533 HHB 120j vivianapitton@uvic.ca
TAC Coordinator Gerry Gourlay 250-721-7889 HHB 120j ltsitac@uvic.ca

Technology Integrated Learning (TIL)

Manager, Learning Experience Design Mariel Miller 250-721-8465 LIB 034b fgage@uvic.ca
Manager, Educational Technology Support Craig Scharien 250-721-7562 LIB 034m craigs@uvic.ca
Sr Learning Experience Designer Katy Chan 250-721-7842 LIB 034l kafka@uvic.ca
Learning Experience Designer Rebecca Edwards 250-472-5747 LIB 034c rle@uvic.ca
Learning Experience Designer Hayley Hewson 250-721-8510 LIB 034c hhewson@uvic.ca
Learning Experience Designer Hajime Kataoka 250-721-6123 LIB 034k kataokah@uvic.ca
Learning Experience Designer Derek Murray 250-472-5335 LIB 034k murraydj@uvic.ca
Learning Experience Designer Nadia Kulikova 250-472-5293 LIB 034 nvk@uvic.ca
Ed Tech Support Specialist Kelly Diether 250-721-7371 LIB 034e kdiether@uvic.ca
Ed Tech Support Specialist James Gatsi 250-721-8527 LIB 034e tjgatsi@uvic.ca
Jr Ed Tech Specialist Stephanie Eisler 250-721-6203 LIB 034f tilassistant@uvic.ca
Ed Tech Support Specialist Kayla Smith LIB 034d kaylas@uvic.ca
Co-op Student Ruvimbo Kaviya LIB 034 rkaviya@uvic.ca

Centre for Academic Communication (CAC)

Centre for Academic Communication Manager Nancy Ami 250-853-3675 LIB 135j cacmgr@uvic.ca
Centre for Academic Communication Program Coordinator Madeline Walker (on leave) LIB 135m cacpc@uvic.ca
English as an Additional Language (EAL) Specialist Gillian Saunders 250-472-5662 LIB 135i eal1@uvic.ca
English as an Additional Language (EAL) Specialist Kaveh Tagharobi 250-472-4459 LIB 135k eal2@uvic.ca
English as an Additional Language Emily Arvay 250-472-5706 LIB 135m caceal4@uvic.ca
English as an Additional Language Charlotte Sheldrake 250-472-4822 LIB 135l caceal3@uvic.ca

Math and Stats Assistance Centre (MSAC)

Math & Stats Assistance Centre Manager Jane Butterfield 250-721-7444 DTB A445 msacmgr@uvic.ca
Math & Stats Assistance Centre Acting Program Coordinator Josh Manzer DTB A202a msacpc@uvic.ca

Community-Engaged Learning (CEL)

Community-Engaged Learning Coordinator Rhianna Nagel 250-472-5667 COR B132 celc1@uvic.ca
CEL Administrative Assistant Bergen Butterfield 250-472-4796 COR B132 celoffice@uvic.ca

Staff profiles

The Director's Office

Laurene Sheilds

Executive Director, Teaching and Learning Support and Innovation
Office: HHB 120g
Joe Parsons

Acting Director, Curriculum Renewal and Strategic Priorities
LTSI and Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology
Office: HHB 120h
Shailoo Bedi

Director, Student Academic Success
Office: Lib 410 & HHB 120e
Marian Simmonds

Administrative Officer
Office: HHB 120d
Shawn Curé

CES Systems Support Coordinator
LTSI
Office: HHB 120j
Bo Love

Administrative Assistant to the Executive Director
LTSI
Office: HHB 120
Carolyn Boss

Program Coordinator
LTSI
Office: HHB 120b
Erynne Gilpin

Indigenous Learning Specialist
Office: Cornett B132

Professional development programs for all instructors at UVic (including TAs)

Cynthia Korpan

Manager of Professional Development Programs
LTSI
Office: HHB 120k
Gerry Gourlay

TA Coordinator
LTSI
Office: HHB 120

The Centre for Academic Communication (CAC)

Nancy Ami

Manager, the Centre for Academic Communication
LTSI
Office: LIB 135j
Kaveh Tagharobi

English as an Additional Language (EAL) Specialist
LTSI
Office: LIB 135k
Gillian Saunders

English as an Additional Language (EAL) Specialist
LTSI
Office: LIB 135i
Emily Arvay

English as an Additional Language (EAL) Specialist
LTSI
Office: LIB 135m

Math & Statistics Assistance Centre (MSAC)

Jane Butterfield

Math & Stats Assistance Centre Manager
LTSI and Assistant Teaching Professor, Department of Mathematics & Statistics
Office: DTB A445
Josh Manzer

Math & Stats Assistance Centre Acting Program Coordinator

Community-Engaged Learning (CEL)

Rhianna Nagel

Community-Engaged Learning Coordinator
LTSI
Office: Cornett B132

Faculty teaching consultants & visiting scholars

Marty Wall

Teaching Consultant Emeritus
LTSI
Office: HHB 120h
Lesley Scott

Research Assistant
LTSI