College Leadership

College Dean and Vice-Provost

Matina Kalcounis-Rueppell

College General Manager

Julie Naylor

Associate Dean, Education

Carlos 'Lobo' Cruz Noguez

Associate Dean, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Tara McGee

Associate Dean, STEM Research

David Bressler

Indigenous Initiatives Strategic Officer

Ceilidh Morrissette

Executive Assistant

Ruth Butler

Office of Education

Director, Office of Education

Jim Bohun

Academic Integrity

Michelle Spila - Academic Integrity Officer
Nicolette Anderson - Academic Integrity and Discipline Coordinator

The academic integrity team can be reached at

Course Scheduling & Timetabling

Emily Burdek
Carrie Dube
Shannon Guenette
Francine Hodder

The course scheduling and timetabling coordinators can be reached at

Student Systems 

This team can also be reached at

Education Developer

Emma Sheppard

Program Coordinator

Anita Weiler

Office of Research

Director, Office of Research

Goetz Dapp

Partnership Network

The partnership network in the College of Natural and Applied Sciences connects our faculties and college with the U of A’s administrative expertise and resources.

Find your contact for development, communications and marketing, finance, human resources, IT, research, and student services.

Alumni Relations

Program Leads

Katherine Kupchenko (Engineering)
Kathleen Shippit (ALES, Science)

Communications and Marketing

Acting Senior Communications and Marketing Service Partner

Jordan Cook

Communications and Marketing Partners

Shelby MacLeod (ALES)
Andrew Lyle (Science)
Annie Aguilar (Engineering)


Director, Faculty Development

Katherine Millen Worré

Development Leads

Cynthia Strawson, Assistant Dean Development (ALES)
Valerie Belisle, Assistant Dean Development (Engineering)
Liz Hasham, Assistant Dean Development (Science)


Associate Director, Partnerships

Ian Smith


Senior Finance Partner

Christine Lee

Finance Partners 

Katrina Bui (Science)
Claire Deng (Engineering)
Jamie Ellick (Science) 
Sherry Gu (ALES)
Lisa Krezanowski (Science)
Jessie Li (Engineering)
Sarah Lorentz (Engineering)
Stella Okyere (Science)
Lili Qin
Rishav Rana (Engineering)
Miranda Ziccarelli (Science)

Human Resources

Senior HR Service Partner

Stacey Brennan

HR Partners

Britt Blue - HR Associate
Bernice Gartner - HR Associate
Alissa Klapstein (Engineering)
Brigitte Martin (Science)
Ron Morie - HR Associate 
Tracy Saly (ALES)
Lisa Widdifield - HR Associate

Information and Technology

Senior IT Partner

James Gronau


Senior Research Partner

Kelly Maher

Research Partners

TBD (Engineering)
Chris Kazala (ALES)
Grant Kemp (Science)

Student Services 

Enrolment Management Service Partner 

Nicole Dyck 

Student Recruitment Service Partner

Oksana Feculak


Alexis Alford
Danielle Dojack
Hyerin Hong
Courtney Klein