Faculty

Darlene Chalmers, BEd, BSW, MSW, PhD, RSW

Associate Professor

Office: Saskatoon Campus, The Concourse Building, Room 111.10
E-mail: darlene.chalmers@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 664-7379
Fax: (306) 664-7131

Doug Durst, BA, MSW, PhD

Professor

Office: Education Building, Room 471
E-mail: doug.durst@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4577
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Research interests
First Nations self-government, social integration of marginalized Canadians.

Kara Fletcher, BA, MSW, PhD, RSW

Assistant Professor
Field Education Research Coordinator

Office: Saskatoon Campus, The Concourse Building, Room 111.6
E-mail: kara.fletcher@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 664-7380
Fax: (306) 664-7131

Research interests
Addictions, concurrent disorders, couple and family therapy, emotionally focused therapy, trauma, attachment, field education, participatory research, quantitative and qualitative research.

Amanda Gebhard, BA, BEd, MEd, PhD

Assistant Professor

Office: Prince Albert Campus
E-mail: amanda.gebhard@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 953-5668
Fax: (306) 953-5305

Research interests
School violence and bullying; critical literacy with children; racism and whiteness in the helping professions; colonialism and criminalization; language and power; feminist, poststructural qualitative research.

Charles Gyan, BA, MPhil, PhD

Assistant Professor

Office: Education Building, Room 450
E-mail: charles.gyan@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4549
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Research interests
Primary focus on Social and gender diversity dimension of community development. Other areas include transnational/international social work practice, Refugees and immigrants’ sense of belonging and their perceptions and measures of resilience, poverty and Social inequality and the use of quantitative and mixed methods.

Donalda Halabuza, BA, BSW, MSW, PhD, RSW

Office: Education Building, Room 449
E-mail: donalda.halabuza@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 337-2538
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Research interests
include the areas of family and individual resilience in a number of contexts such as family violence, separation and divorce, immigration and with children living in high risk situations. Other equally important interests include research in the area of custody and access and the use of qualitative methods.

Garson Hunter, BSW, MSW, PhD

Associate Professor

Office: Education Building, Room 446
E-mail: garson.hunter@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-5643
Fax: (306) 585-4872
Website: http://www.uregina.ca/socialwork/faculty-staff/FacultySites/HunterGarsonSite/Index.html

Research interests
Unemployment and poverty; inequality; quantitative methodology and data analysis; field education and critical social work in micro and macro practice.

Bonnie Jeffery, BSW, MSW, PhD

Professor
Prince Albert Campus Coordinator

Office: Prince Albert Campus
E-mail: bonnie.jeffery@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 953-5311 or (306) 337-2228

Research interests
Income security and poverty; health policy; women and health; distance education issues in social work education; social policy issues for women and northern communities; quantitative and qualitative research design in the human services; Aboriginal health.

Marlene McKay

Office: Saskatoon Campus, The Concourse Building, Room 111.8
E-mail: marlene.mckay@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 664-7383
Fax: (306) 664-7131

Lise Milne, BA, BSW, MSW, PhD

Assistant Professor

Office: Saskatoon Campus, The Concourse Building, Room 111.14
E-mail: lise.milne@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 664-7336
Fax: (306) 664-7131

Research interests
child and adolescent trauma, the neurobiological impacts of trauma, trauma-informed practices within child welfare organizations, responses to children exposed to interpersonal violence, knowledge mobilization, program implementation evaluation, and social work field/practicum experiences.

H. Monty Montgomery, BSW, MSW, PhD

Associate Professor

Office: Saskatoon Campus, The Concourse Building, Room 111.31
E-mail: h.monty.montgomery@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 664-7378
Fax: (306) 664-7131
Website: http://www.uregina.ca/socialwork/faculty-staff/FacultySites/MontgomeryMontySite/Index.html

Research interests
Indigenous social policy analysis; First Nations child welfare practice; and distance learning with Aboriginal adult learners.

Nuelle Novik, BA, BSW, MSW, PhD, RSW

Associate Professor
Graduate Studies Coordinator

Office: Education Building, Room 472
E-mail: nuelle.novik@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4573
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Research interests
Aging; Rural and Remote Social Work and Health Care; Mental Health; Death and Dying; Palliative Care; Social Work Counselling and Therapy; Anti-Oppressive Social Work Practice; Community Engagement and Community-Based Research.

Gabriela Novotna, BA, MSW, PhD

Associate Professor

Office: Education Building, Room 461
E-mail: gabriela.novotna@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4237
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Research interests
Substance use and misuse; Concurrent disorders; Gambling; Harm reduction; Implementation science; Knowledge translation; Institutional theory

Funke Oba, BSc, MSc, MSW, PhD, RSW

Assistant Professor

Office: Saskatoon Campus, The Concourse Building, Room 111.7
E-mail: funke.oba@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 664-7385
Fax: (306) 664-7131
Website: https://www.uregina.ca/socialwork/faculty-staff/FacultySites/ObaFunkeSite/Index.html

Research interests
Qualitative research, arts based methodology and pedagogy, child welfare, domestic violence, immigration, decolonization theories, experiential learning, field education, race and ethnicity.

Fritz Pino, MSW, PhD

Assistant Professor

Office: Education Building, Room 448
E-mail: fritz.pino@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 337-2986
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Research interests
Queer and trans philosophies and theories; racialized LGBTQ immigrant communities; intersections of aging, sexuality, and spirituality; transnational feminist epistemologies; decolonial approaches to social work research; migration, diaspora, and international social work practice.

Miguel Sanchez, BA, BA Hons, MSW, PhD

Associate Dean
Associate Professor

Office: Education Building, Room 447
E-mail: miguel.sanchez@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4848
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Research interests
Social policy; child poverty; traumatized populations, family violence, minorities, and international social work education.

Raven Sinclair, BA, CISW, BISW, MSW, PhD

Professor

Office: Saskatoon Campus, The Concourse Building, Room 111.9
E-mail: raven.sinclair@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 664-7372
Fax: (306) 664-7131

Research interests
Indigenous knowledge and research methodologies; synthesis of traditional and contemporary healing theories and modalities; aboriginal cultural identity issues; adoption; colonial and decolonizaation theories; mental health and wellness.

Michele Sorensen

Office: Education Building, Room 469
E-mail: michele.sorensen@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4588
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Research interests
social work alongside Indigenous populations; field experience in social work; new materialism; aesthetic experiences; gender and sexualities

Judy White, BA, BSW, MSW, PhD, RSW

Dean

Office: Education Building, Room 444.1
E-mail: sw.dean@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4037
Fax: (306) 585-5691

Research interests
Judy is the Dean of the Faculty of Social Work. Judy migrated to Canada from Trinidad in 1987. Much of her research has focused on the settlement experiences of immigrant and new Canadian women and families in Canada.

Angela Yung, BA, BSW, MSW

Field Education Coordinator

Office: Education Building, Room 460
E-mail: angela.yung@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4572
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Research interests
Mental health; eradicating poverty; long-term care and aging; international social work; social work practice issues.

Staff

Jonathan Calfat, BBA

Faculty Administrator

Office: Education Building, Room 456.2
E-mail: jonathan.calfat@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4118
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Colleen Grubb, BMus

Administrative Assistant, Student Services

Office: Education Building, Room 456
E-mail: colleen.grubb@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4589
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Colleen Hamilton

Research Coordinator, Social Policy Research Centre

Office: Prince Albert Campus
E-mail: colleen.hamilton@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 953-5535
Fax: (306) 953-5305

Terri Hudson

Course Scheduling

Office: Education Building, Room 445
E-mail: terri.hudson@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4866
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Amy Kasner, BSW, MSW

Practicum Placement Coordinator

Office: Saskatoon Campus, The Concourse, Innovation Place, Room 111.32
E-mail: amy.kasner@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 664-7387
Fax: (306) 664-7131

Donalda Kozlowski

Administrative Assistant, Office of the Dean

Office: Education Building, Room 444
E-mail: donalda.kozlowski@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4037
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Line LeRuyet-Fjoser MAED, BA Hon, BSW, DBA

Practicum Placement Coordinator

Office: Education Building, Room 451
E-mail: line.leruyet@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-5448
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Carole Li

Technology Facilitator

Office: Saskatoon Campus, The Concourse, Innovation Place, Room 111.18
E-mail: carole.li@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 664-7386
Fax: (306) 664-7131

Sally Machibroda

Saskatoon Campus Administrator

Office: Saskatoon Campus, The Concourse, Innovation Place, Room 111.12
E-mail: sally.machibroda@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 664-7373
Fax: (306) 664-7131

Amanda Noubarian, BA, MCert (Public Policy Analysis)

Coordinator & Advisor, Undergraduate Programs

Office: Education Building, Room 456.4
E-mail: amanda.noubarian@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4554
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Thy-Thy Quach, BA

MSW Program Advisor

Office: Education Building, Room 456.3
E-mail: thy-thy.quach@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 337-2967
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Courtney Stange

Research Administrator, Social Policy Research Centre

Office: Education Building, Room 456.5
E-mail: courtney.stange@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-5150
Fax: (306) 585-4872

Carolyn Tran, BA, BSW, MSW, RSW

Academic Advisor

Office: Saskatoon Campus, The Concourse, Innovation Place, Room 111.11
E-mail: carolyn.tran@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 664-7376
Fax: (306) 664-7131

Merle Tuplin

Administrative Assistant, Student Services

Office: Education Building, Room 456
E-mail: merle.tuplin@uregina.ca
Phone: (306) 585-4554
Fax: (306) 585-4872