Cynthia Korpan

Professional Development Programs and TA Training

University of Victoria

CA Canada

Cynthia Korpan is the Professional Development Programs and TA Training Manager at the Learning and Teaching Centre at the University of Victoria. Cynthia plans and develops ProD for faculty and graduate students and co-facilitates Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (LATHE), a Graduate Certificate program.  Concurrently, Cynthia is a PhD Interdisciplinary candidate researching the learning process that TAs undergo as they first begin teaching (as the lead instructor in the classroom) in the academic workplace. Cynthia was chair for four years (and vice-chair for two years) of the Teaching Assistant and Graduate Student Advancement (TAGSA) special interest group within the Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education.