Karen Evans

Instructor, School of Business
 


Education

EdD (Doctor of Ecucation), 2006, UBC

MIR (Master of Industrial Relations), 1985 Queen's University

B.A. Athabasca University



Career Synopsis

Faculty Member, School of Business, University of the Fraser Valley, 2013

Vice-President, Students, University of the Fraser Valley, 2010-2012

Associate Vice-President, Teaching and Development, University of the Fraser Valley, 2007-2010

Dean, Community Access, Business and Information Technology, University College of the Fraser Valley, 2000-2007

Dean, Access and Continuing Education, University College of the Fraser Valley, 1997-2000

Manager, Management Services, Business Development Bank of Canada, 1993-1997

Campus Director, Seneca College, CFB Baden Germany, 1991-1993

Director, Family Services, CFB Baden, Germany 1989-1991

Assistant Director, North Island College, Comox Valley Centre, 1987-1989

Faculty Member, North Island College, 1985-1987

Management Trainee, Toronto Dominion Bank, 1979-1982



Publications in Proceedings of Conferences

Fisher, D., Rubenson, K.,  Evans, K., Kent, R., Medellin, R., Richardson, R. "The Tower of Babel of Comparative Higher Education." Consortium of Higher Education Research (CHER) 18th Annual Conference, Jyvaskyla, Finland September 1-3, 2005



Recent Conference Presentations/Panels/Speaking Engagements

Evans, K. "The Economic Imperative of Internationalization: Success at what Price?" Canadian Society for the Study of Higher Education. Annual Conference. Congress of Social Sciences and Humanities, York University, May 2006.

Evans, K. "Going Global with the Locals: An Economic or Educational Imperative?" AIHEPS, University of Puebla, January 2005.

Evans, K. "The Impact of International Students on the Academy". Canadian Society for the Study of Higher Education Annual Conference. Congress of Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Manitoba, June 2004.

Fisher, D., Bernachez, J., Evans, K., Jones, G., Rubenson, K., Shanahan, T., Trottier, C., World Congress of Comparative and International Education, Havana, Cuba, October 21st, 2004. "Market Ideology and Educational Policy In Canadian Higher Education: The Changing Boundary Between the Public and Private Sectors in British Columbia, Ontario and Quebec, 1990-2003"

Evans, K., Linking Higher Education to Performance Policies, Ford Foundation NYU New York, January 13-16, 2007.

Potts, J., Evans, K., "Developing Transnational Programs". Provincial meeting. British Columbia Consortium of International Educators (BCCIE), Vancouver, British Columbia, Invited Speakers March 24, 2006.

Evans, K., Potts, J. "Delivering our Programs Off-shore: Why are we doing this?" National conference, Canadian Bureau for International Education, Victoria, British Columbia. Invited Speakers November 15, 2005.

Evans, K. Comparing our International Education Indicators. Alliance of International Higher Education Policy Studies, Quebec City. October 2-6, 2004.

Evans, K. "International Education: Economic or Educational Imperative?" Alliance of International Higher Education Policy Studies, Puebla, Mexico. January 17-20, 2004.

Evans, K. The Role of Continuing Education in Lifelong Learning: Perspectives from a Canadian University College" Takashoku University, Hokkaido, Japan. July 7, 2000.



Professional Affiliations

American Society for the Study of Higher Education, 2004-present

Canadian Association for University Continuing Education, 1997-2007

Canadian Federation of Business School Deans, 2000-2007

Canadian Society for the Study of Higher Education (CSSHE), 2003-present

Consortium of Higher Education Researchers (CHER), 2004-present

Educause, 2004-present

European Association for Institutional Research (EAIR), 2004-present

International Society for the Study of Teaching and Learning (ISSOTL), 2007-2010

Senior Women in Academic Administration, 2007-2012

Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, 2007-2010



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