The Ontario Action Researcher
Editorial Board


Kurt W. Clausen
Assistant Professor of Education, Nipissing University, North Bay

Kurt Clausen

Academic Background: B.A., M.A. (Concordia University), Dip.Ed. (McGill University), Ph.D. (University of Ottawa)
Areas of Current Interest:
collaborative/participatory research, educational leadership, curriculum development, alternative curriculum models and methods.
Mailing Address:
Faculty of Education, Nipissing University, 100 College Drive, North Bay, On. P1B 8L7

Editorial Board

Julian Kitchen
Associate Professor, Brock University

Julian Kitchen

Academic background: B.A. University of Toronto , B.Ed. University of Windsor, M.Ed. and Ph.D., OISE/UT
Areas of current interest: teacher education/induction/ development, education law, gifted education
Mailing address: Faculty of Education, Brock University, 1842 King Street East, Hamilton, Ontario L8K 1V7

Janet McIntosh
Assistant Professor in English Education, Nipissing University


Academic background: B.A. (Hons) English (McMaster); B.Ed. (University of Toronto); M.Ed. (York University); Ed.D. (OISE/UT)
Areas of current interest: English Education; Reflective Practice; Response to Literature; Reader Response Journals
Mailing address: Nipissing University, 100 College Drive, North Bay, ON, P1B 8L7

Krista Walford
Instructor (Doncrest Option) OISE/UT


Academic background: B.A. (UT), M.Ed. (OISE/UT); Ph.D. A.B.D. (OISE/UT)
Areas of current interest: Areas of Interest: Teacher leadership, collaborative inquiry and research, poverty and it's impact on learning, Technology in education, online learning interfaces, mathematics.
Mailing address: Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto , 252 Bloor Street West, Toronto , ON , M5S 1V6

Technical and Coordinating Support

Deanna Hodgins
Coordinator of the Ontario Action Researcher, Nipissing University


Academic background: BA(Lib), Nipissing University
Areas of Current Interest: IODE Dr. Herbert A. Bruce Chapter, Bridge, Walking, Granddaughter
Mailing Address: c/o Kurt Clausen, Nipissing University, 100 College Drive, P.O. Box 5002, North Bay, ON P1B 8L7

Verdon Vaillancourt
Web Support Technician, Nipissing University, North Bay

Verdon Vaillancourt

E-mail address:
Academic background: Fine Arts - Fanshawe College; Graphic Communication (Hons) - Canadore College
Areas of current interest: Art & Design, Web Standards, Music, Hockey, Nature & Conservation
Mailing address: Nipissing University, FASS, 100 College Drive, North Bay, On., P1B 8L7