Education

2009-2015 UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA, Victoria, BC, Canada
Faculty of Curriculum and Instruction
Doctor of Philosophy, Curriculum Studies

Dissertation: Filmmaking: A new pedagogical method to explore students’ view of nature of science.

1983-1989 CHARLES UNIVERSITY OF PRAGUE, Prague, Czech Republic

Faculty of Mathematics & Physics, Faculty of Philosophy
Masters Degree in Physics & Philosophy

Thesis: Constant Speed of Light and Its Consequences in Physics and Philosophy

 

Additional Education and Training

  • 2016
    MITAC Victoria, BC
    Mitacs Step workshop series: Career Professionalism 2016

  • 2015
    UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA
    Institute for Studies & Innovation in Community-University Engagement Victoria, BC

    Working with Indigenous Communities Workshop Series:
    Creating Healthy and Dignified Research Relationships.

      • Engagement: Creating Protocols of Dignity, Ethics and Respect
      • Relationships: Understanding the Persistence of Colonialism
      • Partnerships: Cultivating Healthy and Sustainable Research Relationships
  • 2015
    (CECRP ) METIS CULTURAL CENTRE
    Métis Cultural Resource for Children Victoria, BC
    Experience the Métis Spirit Workshops
    Discover the Journey of the Métis Red River Cart

  • 2012
    UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA – Teaching and Learning Centre Victoria, BC
    Higher Education Teaching – Summer Teaching Institute

  • 2005
    WENT: Women’s Executive Network Toronto, Canada Rules of Governance
  • 2004
    CANADIAN CONDOMINIUM INSTITUTE Toronto, Canada
    CCI Condominium Board Certification Course
  • 2003
    TORONTO FILM SCHOOL Toronto, Canada
    Film & Entertainment Business Management
  • 2003
    KARRASS Toronto, Canada, Effective Negotiating Seminar
  • 2002
    LEARNING TREE INTERNATIONAL Canada & USA, Project Management Certification
    Project Management
    Project Risk Management
    Project Management Skills for IT Professionals
    Advanced Project Management
  • 2001
    CANADIAN SECURITIES INSTITUTE Toronto, Canada
    The Canadian Securities Course
  • 2000
    IBM SOLUTION DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME Toronto, Canada Linux & Domino Servers Web Database Connectivity, WebSphere Studio, VA/Java, Net.Commerce
  • 1997-1998
    TORONTO AIRWAYS LTD. Buttonville, Canada Canadian Private Pilot License
  • 1996
    WHEELING JESUIT UNIVERSITY Wheeling, West Virginia Astronomy Village Training, a Distance Learning Project
  • 1995
    SENECA COLLEGE Toronto, Canada Object Oriented Analysis, Design and Programming using Smalltalk
  • 1994
    FIELDS INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH IN MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES Waterloo, Canada Theory of Chaos – Principles and models used in the description of dynamic systems
  • 1992
    CDI/CAREER DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE Scarborough, Canada Microcomputer and Business Applications with Programming