Contact us

 You can reach our staff using our staff directory or 

Location and mailing info

Technical support:

Email: Live Help Information

General inquiries:

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

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


LTSI Support areas:

Directory listing

Group/Position Name Telephone Office E-mail

LTSI Division Office

FAX 250-721-6494
Administrative Assistant 250-721-8571 HHB 120 ltsioffice@uvic.ca
Administrative Officer Marian Simmonds 250-472-5076 HHB 120d ltsiao@uvic.ca
Executive Director Shailoo Bedi 250-721-8572 HHB 120g ltsied@uvic.ca
Assistant to the Executive Director Nico De Marco 250-472-5765 HHB 120 ltsiaa@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
Strategic Projects and Communications Coordinator Hannah Rose 250-721-5086 HHB 120e ltsicomms@uvic.ca

Curriculum Renewal and Strategic Initiatives

Director, Curriculum Renewal and Strategic Initiatives Viviana Pitton 250-472-5533 HHB 120h ltsidircr@uvic.ca

Teaching Excellence

Director, Teaching Excellence Cynthia Korpan 250-472-4798 HHB 120k ltsidirte@uvic.ca
TAC Coordinator Gerry Gourlay 250-721-7889 HHB 120j ltsitac@uvic.ca

Technology Integrated Learning (TIL)

Learning Technology Ecosystem Manager Craig Scharien 250-721-7562 LIB 034m tilmgr@uvic.ca
Manager - Ed Tech Support Alex Warrington ltsicoop@uvic.ca
Manager - Learning Experience Design Hayley Hewson 250-721-8510 LIB 034c hhewson@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 Thiago Hinkel thiagohinkel@uvic.ca
Learning Experience Designer Jiexing Hu jiexinghu@uvic.ca
Learning Experience Designer - Accessibility Melissa Doyle doylem@uvic.ca
Learning Experience Designer - Accessibility Gayle Palas gpalas@uvic.ca
Ed Tech Support Specialist Kayla Smith 250-721-8749 LIB 034d kaylas@uvic.ca
Ed Tech Support Specialist Babak Mirshahi bmirshahi@uvic.ca
Ed Tech Support Specialist Reese Kingsley rkingsley@uvic.ca
Ed Tech Support Specialist Jeanette Wu jeanettewu@uvic.ca
Jr Ed Tech Support Specialist Ruvie Kaviya rkaviya@uvic.ca
Jr Ed Tech Support Specialist Connor McKenzie jcmck5@uvic.ca
Jr Ed Tech Support Specialist Tim Cunningham tcunning@uvic.ca

Student Academic Success

Centre for Academic Communication Manager Nancy Ami 250-853-3675 LIB 135j cacmgr@uvic.ca
CAC Coordinator/Learning Strategist Program Emily Arvay 250-472-4559 LIB 135f 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 (EAL) Specialist Madeline Walker 250-472-4822 LIB 135l caceal4@uvic.ca
Learning Strategist Hannah Palmejar 250-472-4706 LIB 135m learningstrategist1@uvic.ca
Learning Strategist Brodie Drake 250-472-4706 LIB 135m learningstrategist2@uvic.ca
Acting Manager, Math & Stats Assistance Centre Trefor Bazett 250-853-3290 DTB A450 msacmgr@uvic.ca
Manager, Math & Stats Assistance Centre (study leave) Jane Butterfield DTB A445 msacmgr@uvic.ca
Math & Stats Assistance Centre Program Coordinator Josh Manzer ELL 166 msacpc@uvic.ca

Community-Engaged Learning (CEL)

Community-Engaged Learning Coordinator Rhianna Nagel 250-472-5667 COR B132 celc1@uvic.ca
CEL Assistant Coordinator Rosa McBee celc2@uvic.ca

Leadership Team

Dr. Shailoo Bedi

Executive Director
LTSI
Office: HHB 120g
Marian Simmonds

Administrative Officer
LTSI
Office: HHB 120d
Cynthia Korpan

Director, Teaching Excellence
LTSI
Office: HHB 120k
Nico De Marco

Administrative Assistant to the Executive Director
LTSI
Office: HHB 120
Rhianna Nagel

Community-Engaged Learning Coordinator
LTSI
Office: Cornett B132
Viviana Pitton

Director, Curriculum Renewal & Strategic Initiatives
LTSI
Office: HHB 120j
Craig Scharien

Project Manager, Learning Technologies
LTSI
Office: LIB 034B
Hannah Rose

Strategic Projects and Communications Coordinator
LTSI
Office: HHB 120e