The Office of the Associate Vice-President, Academic (AVPA) is involved with the governance of academic matters at the University of Waterloo and provides oversight of academic support units and institutional projects designed to support and advance teaching and learning at Waterloo. This work involve close collaboration with faculty members, Associate Deans, Teaching Fellows, the  Registrar, the Associate Vice President Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs, and more.

AVPA Office

David DeVidi, Associate Vice-President, Academic

Martin Cooke, Assistant Vice-President Academic

Ruth Huard, Office Manager

Alisa Sivak, Communications Associate

Harley Kaufmann-Sacrey, Communications and Research Coordinator

Academic Support Units

Clare Birmingham, Director, Writing and Communication Centre

Sonya Buffone, Director, Teaching Assessment Processes

Aldo Caputo, Director, Centre for Extended Learning

Donna Ellis, Director, Centre for Teaching Excellence

Anne-Marie Fannon, Director, Work-Learn Institute

Amanda McKenzie, Director, Academic Integrity and Quality Assurance