Faculty of Native Studies Dean Review

The Faculty of Native Studies Dean Review Committee is hosting a Faculty Forum, and all are invited to attend. The forum will be hosted online via Zoom on October 19 from noon-1:00pm. 

The Faculty Forum is an integral part of the University’s dean review process and all are encouraged to attend.  At the Faculty Forum, Dean Andersen will highlight his leadership achievements during his first term as Dean, and present his vision for a proposed next term. There will be an opportunity for a Q & A session following the Dean’s presentation.

Join the forum: Zoom Link


Dean Chris Andersen's current term as Dean of the Faculty of Native Studies expires on June 30, 2022. In accordance with University policy and procedure, a Dean Review Committee has been established by the Provost and Vice-President (Academic).

As its first action, the Dean Review Committee calls for your advice on the leadership of Dean Andersen, as per his Board-approved job description.

A UofA CCID (email address) is required to submit comments to this online consultation form; however, individuals who wish to comment but do not have a UofA CCID are invited to submit comments by email directly to the Provost at provost@ualberta.ca.

Please find below the Dean Review Committee membership, as well as the meeting dates.

Faculty of Native Studies - Dean Review Committee

Laura Beard, Chair
Associate Vice-President (Research and Innovation)

Steven Dew
Provost and Vice-President (Academic)  

Brooke Milne
Vice-Provost and Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research (FGSR)

Nancy Van Styvendale
Associate Professor, Faculty of Native Studies 

Nicole (Nykkie) Lugosi-Schimpf
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Native Studies 

Leah Hrycun
Graduate Student, Faculty of Native Studies 

Vaughn Beaulieu-Mercredi
Undergraduate Student, Faculty of Native Studies 

Freda Cardinal 
Senior Coordinator - Admissions and Student Services, Faculty of Native Studies 

Reg Cardinal 
Assistant Dean, Administration, Faculty of Native Studies

Gilman Cardinal
Elder 

 

 


Meeting Schedule 
Date Time Activity Location
September 7, 2021 9:00-11:00am 1st Committee Meeting Via Zoom
September 21, 2021 1:30-3:30pm 2nd Committee Meeting Via Zoom
October 14, 2021 9:00-10:00am 3rd Committee Meeting Via Zoom
October 19, 2021 Noon-1:00pm Faculty Forum Via Zoom
October 26, 2021 1:00-3:00pm Decision Meeting Via Zoom