Meet Chris Ambedkar, Professor of Creativity and Communications
Chris Ambedkar joins the School of Humanities and Creativity Chris Ambedkar (he/him) is an award-winning educator, creator, and communicator. His professional work bridges academia and industry. Chris was recently a part of The Creative School at Toronto Metropolitan… Read More
Meet Zafar Syed, Dean of FHASS
Zafar Syed has worked in educational development in Japan, Hawai‘i, the UAE, and Canada for the past nearly 30 years. As an educator, Zafar is passionate about creating and sustaining quality learning experiences that address social justice and… Read More
Welcome 2022-2023 Writer in Residence: Naben Ruthnum
FHASS and CW&P are thrilled to welcome our 2022-2023 Writer-in-Residence, Naben Ruthnum! Naben is the author of the novels A Hero of Our Time (2022), Helpmeet (2022), and the essay Curry: Eating, Reading, and Race (2017). He is… Read More
Meet Prof. Leslie Wu (FT Hire: Creative Writing & Publishing)
Leslie Wu has taught in the Sheridan Honours Bachelor of Creative Writing & Publishing program since 2017 and joined the full-time faculty ranks in January 2022 as professor, writing and publishing. A freelance food and travel writer whose… Read More
Meet Professor Hayley Goodwin! (SCLS, ESL)
My name is Hayley Goodwin and I’m an ESL professor in the School of Communication and Literary Studies. I was born and raised in North York and currently reside in Toronto’s west-end. Growing up, I always knew that… Read More
FHASS Welcomes Dalia Hanna!
Dr. Dalia Hanna has over 25 years of experience in both business and academic settings. She comes to us from The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education at Ryerson University in the role of Program Director for… Read More
CW&P Welcomes 2021-2022 Writer-in-Residence Adam Pottle!
The Fall 2021 semester saw FHASS and the Honours Bachelor of Creative Writing & Publishing welcome multi-hyphenate artist Adam Pottle as our writer-in-residence. In addition to holding a PhD in English, Adam is a poet, novelist, and librettist,… Read More
“An Experience Worth Wanting:” An Interview with Peter Grevstad
Professor Grevstad launched a new breadth elective in LBGTQ+ Studies this Fall—the first such course at Sheridan, and one of the first at an Ontario college. Alchemy: Can you tell me a little bit about why this is… Read More
Meet Ashley Diana!
You might already have recognized Ashley because she has previously worked with Sheridan’s FHASS team in the summers of 2017, 2018 and 2019. Ashley went abroad for University to a small town north-east of England called Sunderland. She… Read More
Meet Melissa Mitchell (APA, Humanities & Creativity)
Melissa Mitchell grew up on the beautiful Island of Jamaica. She emigrated to Canada four years ago as part of her campaign to live an extraordinary life. About a decade earlier Melissa stepped out of her little Island to… Read More