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Olive Yonge, RN, PhD, RPsych

Vice Dean & Professor


About Me

My clinical area of expertise is teaching and learning. I am also a registered psychologist and in this role maintain a practice in conflict resolution.

Selected Achievements and Affiliations

  • Distinguished University Professor (2016)
  • CASN Pat Griffin Scholar (2016)
  • Chair - Campus Alberta Quality Council 2013 - 2014 
  • Vargo Teaching Chair 2010-2017
  • National 3M Teaching Fellowship (1993)
  • University of Alberta Rutherford Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (1992)
  • Member, Psychologists Association of Alberta
  • Member, Alberta Association of Registered Nurses


My SSHRC-funded program of research is in the area of preceptorship and courage in female leaders.