Dr. Jill Atkinson

Dr. Jill Atkinson
Associate Dean, (Teaching and Learning)
Dean's Office, First Floor Dunning Hall
Telephone extension: 
(613) 533-2467
Assistant Name: 
Kim Bellefontaine
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Before beginning her term as an Associate Dean of Teaching and Learning in the Faculty of Arts and Science, Dr. Atkinson was the Undergraduate Studies Chair in the Department of Psychology, where she was responsible for the design and implementation of PSYC 100.

Dr. Atkinson is responsible for overseeing the Faculty's University Quality Assurance Processes, experiential learning, and learning outcomes. She also supports units in their efforts to enrich curriculum by incorporating historically underrepresented identiies, experiences, and perspectives, and promotes the use of universal design to ensure access for all students.

Dr. Atkinson’s research is two-fold; though her primary interest is on the assessment and treatment of female offenders, she is also interested in strategies to increase active learning in the university classroom. Learn more about Dr. Atkinson’s research here.