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School of Creative Arts

Faculty and staff

Heather Davis-Fisch, PhD

School Director, Associate Professor, Theatre

Creative Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1402a

Phone: 604-504-7441 Ext. 6367

email Heather

Tetsuomi Anzai

Associate Dean of Faculty

Abbotsford campus, B315e

email Tetsuomi

Jill Bain

Associate Professor, Art History and Visual Studies

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1020

Phone: 604-504-7441 Ext. 4738

email Jill

Aimee Brown, BFA, MFA

Assistant Professor, Foundations, 3D and Extended Media

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1402j

email Aimee

Geoffrey  Carr

Associate Professor, Art History

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1402e

Phone: 604-504-7441 Ext. 4384

email Geoffrey

Dr. Candace  Couse , MFA, Ph.D

Assistant Professor, Foundations, Drawing and Painting

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1402b

email Candace

Mique'l  Dangeli

Assistant Professor, Art History

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1402b

email Mique'l

Chris  Friesen

Associate Professor, Painting and Drawing , on sabbatical

Visual Arts

Phone: 604-504-7441 Ext. 4433

email Chris

Paula Funk

Academic Advisor

Academic Advising Centre

Abbotsford campus, 3rd Floor, Building S (SUB)

email Paula

Anna Griffith, PhD

Assistant Professor, Theatre


Abbotsford campus, D118c

email Anna

Aleksandra Idzior

Associate Professor, Art History

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1402g

email Aleksandra

Melanie Jones

Assistant Professor, Sculpture & Film Production, on sabbatical

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus

Phone: 604-504-7441 Ext. 4486

email Melanie

Davida Kidd

Associate Professor, Print Media

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1041

Phone: 604-504-7441 Ext. 4447

email Davida

Shelley Liebembuk

Assistant Professor, Theatre


Abbotsford campus, D118b

Phone: 604-504-7441 Ext. 4406

email Shelley

William Maher

Assistant Professor, Media Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1402f

email William

Parjad Sharifi, MFA, PhD Candidate

Associate Professor, Theatre


Abbotsford campus, D118a

Phone: 1-604-792-0025 Ext. 4842

email Parjad

Shel Stefan

Associate Professor, Painting and Drawing

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1018

Phone: 604-504-7441, Ext. 4441

email Shel

Grace  Tsurumaru

Associate Professor, Photography

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1062

Phone: 604-504-7441 Ext. 4405

email Grace

Alejandro  Yoshizawa

Assistant Professor, Film, Video Production and Media Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1402g

email Alejandro


Limited Term Appointment

Marcel  Casarini, Master

LTA Instructor, Media Arts

Abbotsford campus

email Marcel

Deborah  Silver

LTA Instructor

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus

email Deborah

Randall Steeves

LTA Instructor

Visual Arts

email Randall

Toni  Latour

LTA Instructor, Drawing, 2-D Foundations, Digital Photography, Image, Sound and Performance Art, and Community Arts Practices

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus

email Toni

Qahraman  Yousif

LTA Instructor, Painting

Creative Arts

email Qahraman


Sessional Faculty

Alexander Lazaridis Ferguson, PhD

Sessional Instructor


Abbotsford campus, D102

email Alexander Lazaridis

Scott Kemp

Sessional Instructor

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus

email Scott

Matthew Piton

Sessional Faculty


Abbotsford campus, D102

email Matthew

Anushray Singh, MFA

Sessional Instructor, Digital Photography, Media Arts, Filmmaking and South Asian Studies

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1040

email Anushray



Ian Fenwick, MFA

Emeritus Faculty


email Ian

Brenda  Fredrick

Associate Professor, Honorary

Visual Arts

email Brenda

Bruce Kirkley, PhD

Associate Professor


Abbotsford campus, D102

email Bruce



Jordan Zimmermann

School Coordinator, School of Creative Arts

Creative Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1402c

Phone: 604-792-0025 ext. 4857

email Jordan

Jennifer Chew

Visual Resources and Communications Specialist

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1402C

Phone: 604-504-7441 Ext. 4793

email Jennifer

Giuseppe Condello

Theatre Production Manager


Abbotsford campus, D100

Phone: 604-504-7441 ext. 4418

email Giuseppe

Alex  Duff

Coordinator, IT & Media

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1060

Phone: 604-504-7441 Ext. 4232

email Alex

Robin Pittman

Digital Media Technician

Abbotsford campus, C1055

Phone: 604-504-7441 Ext. 4424

email Robin

Jared  Raschke

Technical Director, Theatre

Creative Arts

Abbotsford campus, D101

Phone: 604 504 7441 Ext. 4843

email Jared

Heather Robertson, MA

Wardrobe Manager


Abbotsford campus, D113

Phone: 604 504 7441 ext.4418

email Heather

Pat  Taddy

Studio Technician

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1052

Phone: 604-504-7441 Ext. 4385

email Pat

Jocelyn Thiessen

Events & Committee Assistant

Creative Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1402h

email Jocelyn

Andrea  Van Schubert

Print Media/3D Technician

Visual Arts

Abbotsford campus, C1130

Phone: 604-504-7441 Ext. 4438

email Andrea

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