Kevin Weaver has been named Dean, Technology and Visual Arts at Georgian College. Weaver is currently Acting Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences and Human Services at Fanshawe College. Previously, he served as Fanshawe’s Chair of the School of Information Technology. Prior to joining Fanshawe, Weaver worked at Sault College as a professor and program co-ordinator, and in IT project management in the private sector.
Weaver is an outstanding leader with a focus on academic excellence, student access, retention and success. He is especially recognized for accomplishment in the use and implementation of education technology to enhance student learning. Under his leadership, the School of Information Technology at Fanshawe saw substantial growth, both in the number of programs it delivers and in student enrolment. Weaver holds both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in geography (GIS Spatial Modeling) and has demonstrated personal commitment to continuous lifelong learning.
Weaver will commence duties at Georgian on Jan. 6, 2014.