Meet Kathleen Oakey (FHASS Librarian)

  Kathleen Oakey is the Humanities and Social Sciences Librarian for FHASS. She started at Sheridan in a contract position, quickly moving to an E-resources and FAST Liaison Librarian position in 2011. In 2015, Kathleen took over as the Humanities and Social Sciences Librarian and is loving this new role… Read More

Meet Professor Michelle Szabo (Environmental Studies and Sociology)

Michelle Szabo is a Professor of Environmental Studies and Sociology in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Sheridan. She received her Ph.D in Environmental Studies from York University and was subsequently a SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellow in Sociology… Read More

Meet Professor Alia Somani (English and Postcolonial Literature)

Alia Somani is delighted to join Sheridan College as a Professor of English and Postcolonial Literature. Before coming to Sheridan, Alia taught at various colleges and universities including Trent University, Centennial College, and the University of Toronto. Alia… Read More

Meet Professor Tania Iveson (ESL)

Tania started her teaching career at the age of six, when she mastered the ability to prop up all her stuffed animals and hold classes where each furry friend had its own task. With many informal years under… Read More

Meet Professor Nathaniel Barr (Creativity and Creative Thinking)

  Nathaniel Barr is a Professor of Creativity and Creative Thinking specializing in cognitive psychology who is excited at the prospect of understanding and enhancing creativity at Sheridan and beyond through cross-disciplinary collaboration. Prior to joining Sheridan, he… Read More

Meet Professor Jessica Carey (Literary and Cultural Studies)

Jessica is thrilled to be making her home at Sheridan after several years of being an itinerant teacher and scholar in English and Cultural Studies. Since receiving her doctorate from McMaster University in 2011, her career has included… Read More

Meet Professor Shoilee Khan (Communication and Literary Studies)

Shoilee Khan received her MA in English Literature from the University of Toronto and her MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Guelph. She began teaching at Sheridan in 2010 and currently teaches a variety of courses… Read More

Meet Associate Dean Janet Shuh (School of Social and Life Sciences)

Prior to joining Sheridan as a faculty member in 2004, Janet held successive corporate policy roles within the Ontario Public Service, lastly serving as the Executive Policy Advisor to the Deputy Minister of Corrections and Community Safety.  After… Read More

Meet Professor Mikal Austin Radford (Religion, Philosophy, and Culture)

To quote the Bards of San Francisco, “What a long strange trip it’s been.” From his beginnings in Halifax as the son of a Navy Commander, to the family’s move to Toronto during the 1960s where he discovered… Read More

Meet Joanne Stewart, Academic Upgrading

My name is Joanne Stewart. I’ve been working as part-time support staff for the Academic Upgrading department for about seven years, and prior to working at Sheridan I was a stay at home mom to my one daughter…. Read More