Staff profiles

Sylvia Hannigan.

Sylvia Hannigan

Department Administrative Assistant
(519) 888-4567 x. 35058
Location: ML 235

Gill Lesperance.

Gill Lesperance

Technical Director
(519) 888-4567 x. 37085
Location: ML 121

Janelle Rainville

Janelle Rainville

Theatre & Production Manager
(519) 888-4567 x. 84767
(519) 888-4767
Location: ML 122

head and shoulder shot of Sharon Secord with a blue blouse

Sharon Secord

Head of Wardrobe
(519) 888-4567 x. 36122
Location: HH 272

Ceylan Enver

Administrative Coordinator and Advisor, Undergraduate Studies
(519) 888-4567 x. 35808
Location: ML 233  

Ceylan advises undergraduate students in Theatre and Performance, Speech Communication, and Digital Arts Communication.

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Employment Opportunity for Sessional Instructors

The Speech Communication program at the University of Waterloo is searching for several new sessional instructors to teach core communication courses.  Based in a liberal arts faculty with high national and international standards, the Speech Communication program currently serves approximately 150 majors, 50 minors, and delivers many sections of communication courses to four Faculties from across the University.

Sessional instructors could teach up to three sections per academic term of the following courses: Public Speaking, Interpersonal Communication, Science Communication, or Communication in the Engineering Professions. Each of these courses include emphases on foundational communication competencies and are designed to align with the Speech Communication program objectives. More information on the Speech Communication program can be found here:

Interested instructors should have a PhD or be working toward completing a PhD, and should send a CV and a brief letter of interest that addresses qualifications and teaching philosophy to:

Dr. Robert Danisch

Chair, Department of Drama and Speech Communication

University of Waterloo

200 University Avenue West

Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1