Jake Kerr Faculty of Grad Studies Faculty + Staff

Staff

Caitlin Eakins | BFA Critical and Creative Studies, University of British Columbia
Program Coordinator, Graduate Studies
ceakins@ecuad.ca
604-844-3833

Hél?ne Day Fraser | MAA Design, Emily Carr University of Art + Design; BAA Fashion, Ryerson University
Associate Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies, Master of Design
Associate Professor, Faculty of Design
hfraser@ecuad.ca

Lee Gilad | MA Comparative Media Arts, Simon Fraser University; BA Art History, Tel Aviv University
Graduate Recruitment Coordinator
lgilad@ecuad.ca | masters@ecuad.ca
604-844-308

Schuyler Krogh | MA Art History, University of British Columbia; BA Art History and Asian Studies, Kenyon College
Administrative Assistant to the Dean
krogh@ecuad.ca
I gradstudies@ecuad.ca
604-844-3800

Justin Langlois | MFA, Integrated Media, School of Visual Arts, University of Windsor; BA(H), Communication Studies, University of Windsor
Associate Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies, Master of Fine Arts
Associate Professor, Faculty of Culture and Community
jlanglois@ecuad.ca

Steven Lam | Curatorial Studies, Whitney Museum Independent Study; MFA, University of California; BA, Trinity University, Irvine
Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies
Associate Vice President, Research
stevenlam@ecuad.ca

MDes Visiting Designers + Researchers

Each year, ECU regularly hosts world-renowned visiting designers and design researchers many of whom offer graduate-specific presentations and studio visits, and others who serve as the External Examiners for thesis defences. They play a key role in helping you to make lasting connections to local, national, and international conversations and discourse.

Manuhuia Barcham

USA, Seattle, Common Cause Collective

Craig Martin

UK, University of Edinburgh

Mar CanetNithikul Nimkulrat

Estonia, Estonian Academy of Art

Jonathan Chapman

USA, School of Design at Carnegie Mellon University

Will Odom

Canada, Vancouver, SFU

Honey Dacanay

Canada, Ontario Digital Service

Dimeji Onafuwa

USA, Microsoft

Cat Gale

UK, London

Heidi Overhill

Canada

Varvara Guljajeva

Estonia, Estonian Academy of Arts (EKA)

Kara Pecknold
Jamer Hunt

USA, Parsons

Angelika Seesschaaf-Veresl

Canada, OCAD

Onkar Kular

Sweden, HDK Academy of Design and Crafts Gothenburg University

Stuart Walker

UK, Lancaster University

Brenda Laurel

USA

Johnson Witehira

New Zealand, Auckland University of Technology

MDES Faculty + Supervisors

Many of Emily Carr University's internationally recognized full-time faculty members and part-time instructors regularly teach across the MDes program, supervise graduate students and serve as Internal Examiners, participate in open critiques, and provide dynamic one-on-one studio visits. Our excellent faculty are at the core of our program and bring decades of experience in cutting-edge research, creative practice, and professional development.

Craig Badke

Bio + Contact

Chris Jones

Bio + Contact

Eugenia Bertulis

Bio + Contact

Laura Kozak

Bio + Contact

Christian Blyt

Bio + Contact | Website

Justin Langlois

Bio + Contact

Zach Camozzi

Bio + Contact

Maria Lantin

Website | Basically Good Media Lab

Cameron Cartiere

Bio + Contact

Celeste Martin

Website

Keith Doyle

Bio + Contact | Website

Cameron Neat

Bio + Contact | Website

Hélène Day Fraser

Bio + Contact | Website

Justin Novak

Bio + Contact

Jon Hannan

Bio + Contact

Aaron Oussoren

Website | Material Matters

Amber Frid-Jimenez

Bio + Contact | Website

Caylee Raber

Website | Health Design Lab

Katherine Gillieson

Bio + Contact | Website | Blog

Gillian Russell

Bio + Contact

Sophie Gaur

Bio + Contact

Louise St Pierre

Bio + Contact

Garnet Hertz

Bio + Contact | Website

Bonnie Zabolotney

MFA Faculty + Supervisors

Many of ECU's internationally recognized full-time faculty members and part-time instructors regularly teach across the MFA program, supervise graduate students and serve as Internal Examiners, participate in open critiques, and provide dynamic one-on-one studio visits. Our excellent faculty are at the core of our program and bring decades of experience in cutting-edge research, creative practice, and professional development.

Diyan Achjadi

Bio + Contact | Website

Steve Lam
Ruth Beer

Bio + Contact | Website

Justin Langlois

Bio + Contact | Website

Peter Bussigel

Bio + Contact | Website

Kyla Mallett

Bio + Contact | Website

Cameron Cartiere

Bio + Contact

Lauren Marsden

Bio + Contact

Lucie Chan

Bio + Contact

Elizabeth McIntosh

Bio + Contact | Website

Nick Conbere

Bio + Contact | Website

Linday McIntyre

Bio + Contact

Randy Lee Cutler

Bio + Contact | Blogs

Damian Moppett

Bio + Contact | Website

Keith Doyle

Bio + Contact

Pablo de Ocampo

Bio + Contact

Hélène Day Fraser

Bio + Contact

Kimberly Phillips

Bio + Contact

Amber Frid-Jiminez

Bio + Contact

Birthe Piontek

Bio + Contact

Cissie Fu

Bio + Contact

Daphne Plessner

Bio + Contact

Alla Gadassik

Bio + Contact

Ben Reeves

Bio + Contact | Website

Mimi Gellman

Bio + Contact

Christine Howard Sandoval

Bio + Contact

Emily Hermant

Bio + Contact | Website

Rachelle Sawatsky
Jamie Hilder

Bio + Contact | Website

Sue Shon

Bio + Contact

Allison Hrabluik

Bio + Contact | Website

Henry Tsang

Bio + Contact

Chris Jones

Bio + Contact | Website

Rita Wong

Bio + Contact

Trish Kelly

Bio + Contact

Julie York

Bio + Contact

Ingrid Koenig

Bio + Contact | Website

MFA VISITING ARTISTS, CURATORS AND CRITICS

Each year, ECU hosts dozens of world-renowned visiting artists, curators, and critics, many of which offer graduate-specific presentations and studio visits, and others who serve as the External Examiners for thesis defences. They play a key role in helping you to make lasting connections to local, national, and international conversations and discourse.

Allison CollinsHeidi HinrichsMelanie O’Brien
Althea ThaubergerHelen Reed and Hannah JicklingPablo de O’Campo
Antonia HirschHelga PakasaarPatrick Cruz
Bopha ChayJames HarryRachelle Sawatsky
Brendan TangJen WeihRanu Mukerjee
Caitlin JonesJeneen Frei NjootliRebecca Belmore
Candice HopkinsJesse BirchSamuel Roy-Bois
Carol SawyerJonathan MiddletonShannon Stratton
Carole ItterLana LinVanessa Brown
Denise RynerLisa BaldisseraVanessa Kwan
Etienne ZackLou SheppardZoe Chan
Gwenessa LamLyse Lemieux
Heather Kai SmithMark Johnsen