Dr. Leona English

Dr. Leona English

Professor and Chair of the Department of Adult Education
120C
Xavier Hall
(902) 867-2459

 Leona holds the BA, BEd (Memorial U), MRE (U. of Toronto), EdD (Columbia University, NY), and  PhD (U of Technology, Australia).  She is co-editor of the Adult Education Quarterly, past president of the Canadian Association for the Study of Adult Education, member of the Adult Education Hall of Fame, and two-time recipient of the Cyril O. Houle Award for Outstanding Literature in Adult Education (2013, 2016). Her research interests include health and learning, gender, critical pedagogy and history of women in adult education.