Dr. Leona English

Professor
Phone: 
(902) 867-2459
Building: 
Xavier Hall
Office: 
Room 120C
email: 
lenglish@stfx.ca

Professor English’s research interests include a funded project entitled “Women’s Writing in Adult Education: Building on Gender and History,” which focuses on the women in the CAAE from 1940-1960.  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).