Office of Academic Affairs & Research

The Office of Academic Affairs and Research is charged with leadership and oversight responsibilities for all NSCAD academic and research enterprises. The portfolio of responsibilities within this office includes those of the Dean, Directors of Undergraduate and Graduate Studies, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Student Services, Extended Studies, Research, and the Registrar. Beyond this, we maintain a vast array of world-class support facilities, including libraries, visual archives, and workshops specializing in digital visualization, painting, sculpture, jewellery, textiles, ceramics, and photography.

General Contact Information
(902) 494-8125

Jana Macalik
Interim Vice-President (Academics and Reseach) and Provost
(902) 494-8220

Jacqueline Warwick
Interim Academic Dean
(902) 444-7221

Anne Masterson
Academic Affairs Officer/FOIPOP Coordinator

(902) 494-8125

Eric MacDonald
Coordinator, Academic Affairs and Research

(902) 494-8220

Sam Bourgoin
Academic Administrative Assistant

Lauren Tulloch
Senate Secretary 


Kirstie McCallum
Research Grants Officer (Acting), Office of Research Services

Catherine Allen
Program Coordinator, Extended Studies



Quality Assurance Policy and Procedures

Schedule of Academic Program Reviews NSCAD University

Quality Assurance Timeline

Academic External Review Guide

Academic Self-Study Guide

MPHEC – Ongoing Quality Assurance for Publicly-funded Universities

Degree Granting Act

Degree-Granting Institution Authorizing Regulations made under Section 8 of the Degree Granting Act

Important Links

RPT Faculty Precedence List 2023-2024

Room Schedules
Faculty Schedules


Model Application

Model Request Form

Model Timesheet (Form Portal)

Research Release Application Form

Position Request Form

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