Faculty assisting an ACP student

Linda McCandless

Interim Associate Dean of Academic and Career Preparation

Linda has been fortunate to work with adult learners for over twenty-five years instructing, advising, and coordinating programs both in community and at VIU. Linda has instructed ABE, WEST, CETP and Foundations for Success courses along with advising students in our Faculty.

 The learners Linda has worked with have been her greatest teachers and have shaped her humanistic, holistic and student-centred philosophy of learning and teaching and continue to inspire her to ensure equity, justice, diversity and inclusion in education for all students.