Feb 2, 2023

Tracy Penny Light – Dean, Faculty of Arts & Sciences – Capilano University

By PFM Search

PFM Executive Search is excited to announce that Tracy Penny Light has accepted the role of Dean, Faculty of Arts & Sciences with Capilano University, effective February 2, 2023.

Tracy Penny Light comes to CapU from St. George’s University, Grenada, West Indies, where she served as both a history professor and director of the Office of Leadership and Excellence in Academic Development division in the Department of Educational Services. Prior to that role, she served as a professor of history and the executive director of the Centre for Student Engagement and Learning Innovation at Thompson Rivers University, and associate professor at the University of Waterloo where she taught in both the sexuality, marriage and family studies and history departments and served as the director of women’s studies.

Tracy Penny Light holds a Master of Arts in History (Laurentian University) and a PhD, History (University of Waterloo). She is also president of the Association for Authentic, Experiential, and Evidence-Based Learning (AAEEBL), the international ePortfolio community of practice.

On behalf of PFM Executive Search, congratulations Tracy!

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