Faculty and Staff

Associate Dean (Teaching and Learning, Student Programs)

Allen Ball, Associate Dean Teaching and Learning and Student Programs

Title & Home Department: Associate Professor, Art and Design

Education & Career Highlights:

  • Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts First Class B. A. (Honours) Degree in Fine Art - Painting, with a Commendation in Printmaking, Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts
  • Master of Visual Arts - Painting, University of Alberta supported by a Commonwealth Scholarship
  • Official Canadian War Artist with Canadian Forces Operation Calumet in the Sinai Peninsula
  • Scholar in Residence for Arts Research in Nanotechnology (SRARN) at the National Institute for Nanotechnology

Responsibilities as Associate Dean (Student Programs):

  • Student appeals and petitions related to academic regulations; academic discipline;
  • student complaints; certificate programs; program changes.
Personal Interests and Hobbies:
  • Arsenal Football Club
  • The English Football Association
  • Visiting art galleries and museums

Favourite Movies/TV:

  • Inspector Morse/Endeavour
  • Der Himmel über Berlin
  • Diva
  • The Big Lebowski
  • Withnail and I

Favourite Quote:

“You can observe a lot just by watching.” – Yogi Berra

CONTACT:
Phone: 780.492.7653
Email: atball@ualberta.ca