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Madeleine Hardin

  • EdD Higher Education Leadership SFU in progress
  • MA Communication SFU
  • BA Communication SFU
 Biographical Highlights
  • Directly responsible for raising over $10 million
  • UFV Board member, faculty representative
  • Chair Education Council UFV (UCC)
  • Ed D dissertation research area: academic capitalism and entrepreneurship policy and discourse analysis
  • Curriculum developer for Global Development Studies (BA GDS) initiative to be submitted to DQAB 2010
  • Initiated curriculum development of Indo-Canadian thematic option, now a certificate, in BA secured $30,000 funding from Vancouver Foundation for curriculum development
  • Twenty years experience teaching communication, public relations, and advocacy
Teaching Interests
  • Advocacy Writing
  • Public Relations
  • Media Ecology
 Current Projects
  • Development of the Global Development Studies BA proposal
  • Research on the relationship of academic capitalism to university governance
 UFV Committees
FSA Contract Administrator 2010 to 2011
Elected faculty rep, UFV Board of Governors
2007 to 2009
Vice Chair
UFV inaugural senate
2008 to 2009
Policy review committee
2005 to 2009
Chair and Vice Chair
University College Council (UCC) UCFV Ed Council
2005 to 2007
UCFV governance committee – assisted with transitional governance as UCFV prepared to become a university.
Co-Chair with AVP Teaching and Development, Dr. K. Evans
We initiated consultative intra-institutional dialogue on initiatives to boost enrolment, retention, and success of students. We examined pre-requisites, summer term initiatives, and enrolment strategies.
2007 to 2008
Member curriculum development committees
Global Development Studies BA proposal 2008 to present
Communication certificate, minor, major 2006 to present
Indo-Canadian Studies thematic option 2006
Executive Member
CCUPIDS – Canadian Consortium of University Programs in International Development Studies; organized the national (CIDA funded) conference at UFV spring 2008
2007 to 2008
Vice Chair
University College Council (UCC)
2005 to 2007
Policy Review Committee, UCFV
2005 to 2008
Fundraising committee, Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies
2005 to 2007 
Internationalization committee
2001, 2002
Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC)
1995 to 1997
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