Provost and Vice-President, Academic and Research

Dr. Carole Richardson

Provost and Vice-President, Academic and Research (Interim)

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Dr. Carole Richardson has previously served Nipissing University as Dean of Education and Professional Studies, and Dean of the Schulich School of Education. She has also served as Associate Dean and has been a faculty member at Nipissing since 2000, teaching Curriculum Studies in Music Education to pre-service teachers. Before coming to Nipissing, Dr. Richardson taught classroom music in middle schools in Ontario and in the Cayman Islands, where she also assembled and conducted choirs; a practice she continued at Nipissing. Her research focuses on collaborative narrative inquiry as methodology, and the importance of Arts experiences in the lives of her students. She has also published in the fields of special education and international teaching.