Book of Experts

Mohawk’s Book of Experts brings faculty members and other college experts to your fingertips. Use the list below to find sources on a range of subjects.

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion 

Guiding Mohawk College in its commitment to nurturing an equitable, diverse and inclusive environment for everyone who learns and works at Mohawk. We believe the rich diversity among our students and the communities we serve should be reflected within our workforce, and that as educators we have a responsibility to act and show leadership in advancing the principles of equity, diversity and inclusion in our community.

Maxine Carter
Chief Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Officer
Email: maxine.carter2 [at] (maxine[dot]carter2[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)


Community Partnerships and Experiential Learning

Jim Vanderveken - improving access to postsecondary education for youth from priority neighbourhoods

Jim Vanderveken
Dean, Centre for Community Partnerships and Experiential Learning 
Phone: 905-575-2046
Email: jim.vanderveken [at] (jim[dot]vanderveken[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
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Media Studies

Samantha Cook - radio broadcasting 

Samantha Cook
Professor, Broadcast - Radio 
Email: Samantha.Cook [at] (Samantha[dot]Cook[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)

Mental Health

Louisa Drost - improving mental health on campus

Louisa Drost
Dean of Students & Chief Health, Wellness & Accessibility Officer
Phone: 905-575-2435
Email: louisa.drost [at] (louisa[dot]drost[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
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Kate Flynn - building an environmentally sustainable college

Kate Flynn
General Manager, Centre for Climate Change Management
Email: kate.flynn [at] (kate[dot]flynn[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)

IDEAWORKS - Applied Research 

Cristina Gage - Research. Solutions. And everything in between. 

Cristina Gage
Dean of Applied Research 
Email: cristina.gage [at] (cristina[dot]gage[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)


Ryan Anderson - fostering a spirit of entrepreneurship among college students

Ryan Anderson 
Associate Dean, Centre for Entrepreneurship
Email: ryan.anderson2 [at] (ryan[dot]anderson2[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca) 

Online Learning

Shaun Iles - gamifying postsecondary education

Shaun Iles
Professor, Interdisciplinary Studies
Phone: 905-575-1212, ext. 3984
Email: shaun.iles [at] (shaun[dot]iles[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
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Multi-Sensory Lab

Kaela Millar - facilitates student learning and community involvement within the multi-sensory environment. Operating from the framework of Gentle Teaching, individuals across the lifespan with diverse disabilities utilize the multi-sensory lab educationally, leisurely and/or therapeutically in ways that intrinsically match their needs and highlight their strengths and abilities.

Kaela Millar
Multi-Sensory Lab Technologist, School of Community, Justice & Liberal Studies
Phone: 905-575-1212, ext. 3836
Email: kaela.millar [at] (kaela[dot]millar[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
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McKeil School of Business

Andrew McTear
Dean, McKeil School of Business
Phone: 905-575-2273
Email: andrew.mctear [at] (andrew[dot]mctear[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)

Supply Chain Management 

Carol Fleck - supply chain management

Carol Fleck
Professor, Supply Chain Management
Email: carol.fleck [at] (carol[dot]fleck[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)