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Faculty of Community Services


A dynamic, committed team of faculty and staff make up Ryerson’s Faculty of Community Services. Together, we support student success, advance innovation in teaching and lead research that drives positive change.

    • Jennifer Martin
    • Associate Dean, Faculty Development, Undergraduate Students and SRC, Faculty of Community Services and Associate Professor, School of Child and Youth Care
      Phone: 416-979-5000, ext. 6314
      Areas of Expertise:
      • Trauma
      • Child sexual abuse
      • Child sexual abuse images online (CSAIO)
      • Child trafficking and sexual exploitation
      • Online relational practice
    • Associate Dean, Graduate Studies and Strategic Initiatives, Faculty of Community Services, and Associate Professor, School of Urban and Regional Planning
      Phone: 416-979-5000, ext. 6762
      Areas of Expertise:
      • Urban sustainability
      • Environmental design
      • Environmental planning
      • Urban governance
      • Public engagement
      • Progressive pedagogy
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    • EdD
      Teaching Chair, Faculty of Community Services and Associate Professor
      Phone: 416-979-5000, ext. 7130
      Areas of Expertise:
      • Creative arts.
      • Literacy.
      • Holistic education (spirituality of children, mindfulness).
      • Multimodal literacies.
      • Child art, visual narrative.
      • Arts-based education research.
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    • FCS Counsellor (in collaboration with the Centre for Student Development and Counselling)
      Phone: To make an appointment, please call 416-979-5195.