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Suzie Lavallee

Core Areas

Conservation ecology, experiential learning, forest ecology, competencies-based curriculum design, integrative science curriculum

Research Interests


Ph.D. Ecology, University of British Columbia, 2006

Suzie Lavallee is the Academic Director for Vantage College and teaches in the capstone field school for students studying the Science and Management major (B.Sc. Natural Resources Conservation, Faculty of Forestry). In her work at Vantage, Suzie oversees curriculum and program development, student integrity and progression, and policy development. She is fascinated by the connections between emotions and learning, and how students develop lifelong passions from their experiences.