Renison hires new Academic Dean

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Dr. Kofi CampbellAfter a four-month search, Renison University College has selected Dr. Kofi Campbell as its new Academic Dean.
 
Dr. Campbell is currently Associate Professor of English at the Brantford Campus of Wilfrid Laurier University, where he is Associate Dean in the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Director of the Master of Arts in Cultural Analysis and Social Theory program. His work in postcolonial theory and interdisciplinarity combined with his administrative experience make him an ideal leader for Renison with experience including leadership in curriculum development, student academic support, student recruitment, and long range program planning.
 
Dr. Campbell's teaching and research areas include queer Caribbean studies, postcolonial literature, medieval literature, women's literature and gender studies, popular culture/cultural studies, science fiction, fantasy, and creative writing. He holds a Ph.D in English Literature from the University of Western Ontario.
 
We are delighted to welcome this impassioned scholar and energetic leader to our campus community beginning June 1, 2017.