Assistant Dean
604.827.2796
mark.edwards@ubc.ca


Mark is the Assistant Dean, Professional Development & Community Engagement. One of his passions is mobilizing the remarkable research of UBC’s Faculty of Education in the service of children in British Columbia and around the world. Mark facilitates collaborative working relationships between the Faculty and the field for the development and provision of off-campus M.Ed. programs, Diploma programs, and Certificate programs. Mark assists in the planning, marketing, and delivery of Distance Education, Direct Instruction, and cohort courses and programs.


Mark’s role has a special focus on the Educational Technology Support (ETS) unit at the Faculty of Education, and he works with ETS to guide and manage the objectives of the team in helping develop and implement innovative teaching practices within the Faculty of Education.