Welcoming Dr. Jean Choi as dean, Centre for Academic and Faculty Enrichment

Durham College (DC) is pleased to announce that Dr. Jean Choi will join DC as dean, Centre for Academic and Faculty Enrichment, effective Monday, July 29. In this role, Dr. Choi will focus on teaching and learning, program development, quality assurance, review and renewal, and eLearning.

Dr. Choi brings nearly 20 years of experience to the college as an educator, academic and administrative leader in post-secondary education.

In her most recent position with Seneca College as dean, Academic Quality, Jean provided leadership and support to faculty and administrators while holding responsibility for program development and renewal, academic quality assurance processes, development of academic policies, and development and delivery of teaching and learning initiatives and activities. She also chaired the college’s Degree Council and, at the provincial level, the College Degree Operating Group.

Prior to joining Seneca College, Dr. Choi was chair of the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences at George Brown College. She has also held faculty positions with Humber College, University of Lethbridge and Ryerson University.

Dr. Choi holds both a Ph.D. and M.A. in Experimental Psychology from York University and a B.A. Honours in Psychology from the University of Western Ontario.