Department of Oncology

Contact Information

Potential grad students enquiring about:
- admission requirements
- the application process
- general information about the department
- whether or not components of their application have been received
- general information such as deadlines
- finding forms or formatting application materials

Please contact:  Any general enquiries can also be sent to this address.

Admissions documents (official transcripts, GRE and TOEFL results, reference letters, etc.) can be mailed to:
Oncology Graduate Program
Cross Cancer Institute
11560 University Ave, Room 3241
Edmonton AB  T6G 1Z2

Department contacts:
Alan Underhill
Associate Chair, Graduate Studies
Oversees the entire Oncology Graduate Program. Academic appeals, student-supervisor conflicts, academic integrity issues; identifies chairs for examinations; provides letters of support for extensions of program; is the official Graduate Coordinator signatory for all FGSR documents
Tara Schuetz-Zawaduk
Training Program Administrator
HR, payroll and funding enquiries, financial administration, funding opportunities, student advising, summer students, departmental statistics/reports, scholarship competition results, grad program policy enquiries, recruitment initiatives, sponsored student programs, leaves, postdocs, transferring or visiting students, visiting academics, immigration/student visa letters, tuition remissions
Courtney Klein
Training Program Assistant
Course registration (for grad and undergrad) and administration, organizing PhD exams (travel bookings for examiner, room booking, notification to FGSR), department website, collects scholarship application materials during specific competitions, supervisory committee meetings, Moodle, extension requests, changes to grade, calendar changes