Meet Professor Violet Funk

Violet Funk was herself an international student in the United States and understands first hand what the international students go through at Sheridan. After graduating, she went to work in the banking industry in Malaysia, Singapore and Canada…. Read More

Meet Professor Robyn Read

Robyn Read joined Sheridan College this past January as a Professor of Writing and Publishing. She’s returning home to Ontario after living in Alberta for almost a decade. She completed her PhD in English at the University of… Read More

Meet Natalie Manrique, Assistant to the Dean

Natalie Manrique is the Administrative Assistant to the Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and the Faculty of Continuing and Professional Studies. She joined Sheridan in November 2014 and is very appreciative of the warm… Read More

Meet Kavita Mathew, Program Support Specialist

  Kavita Mathew currently works as a Program Support Specialist in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Sheridan where she has been since 2011. She grew up in Mumbai, India and, prior to coming to Canada,… Read More

Meet Glenn Clifton, Professor (Literary Studies and Creative Writing)

Dr. Glenn Clifton is excited to join Sheridan after 4 years living abroad in the States, where he taught at Indiana University-Purdue University in Indianapolis and West Virginia University in Morgantown, WV. He has an M.A. in Playwriting… Read More

Meet Jack Leung, ESL Logistics Officer

Jack Leung recently joined Sheridan and FHASS as ESL Logistics Officer. And he knows all about Sheridan logistics: Jack himself studied Accounting at Sheridan and graduated in 2013. During his three and a half years as a student… Read More

Meet Michael Baker, Professor (Film Studies)

Dr. Michael Baker is a Professor of Film Studies in Sheridan’s School of Humanities and Creativity.  Born and raised in nearby Burlington, he spent the last fourteen years studying and teaching at post-secondary institutions across Canada.  His areas… Read More

Meet Gail Benick, Professor (Communication and Literary Studies)

Gail Benick is a writer and a professor in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Sheridan. She earned a M. Phil. from the City University of New York and a M.Ed. from the Ontario Institute for… Read More

Welcoming Dr. Christian Knudsen

The Medieval Bells Ring Out…the Newest Member of our Creativity Team It is with great pleasure that we’d like to introduce the latest faculty member of Sheridan’s Humanities and Social Sciences, Dr. Christian Knudsen, Professor of Cultural History…. Read More

Michael McNamara: Professor of Creativity and Creative Thinking

In August of this year, Mike joined Sheridan as the new Professor of Creativity and Creative Thinking.  He brings with him a research program centered squarely on participatory design, creative problem-solving, and community engagement.  Through this work, Mike… Read More