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Social Sciences Teaching Staff

Camosun College is fiercely proud of the excellent quality of its instruction. Our teaching staff are experienced, inspiring and supportive of our students' individual journeys.

Peter Ove

Peter Ove

Chair, Social Sciences Instructor, Sociology

Peter Ove has been teaching sociology since 2009. Apart from teaching at UVic and Camosun, Peter has also worked as a UN human settlements officer in ...

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Francis Adu-Febiri

Francis Adu-Febiri

Instructor, Sociology

Dr. Francis Adu-Febiri is an African-Canadian born and raised in Ghana, West Africa. He holds a Sociology BA (honours) degree from University of Ghana ...

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Chris Ayles

Chris Ayles

Instructor, Geography

My name is Chris, and I am a physical geographer.  I have a BSc (Hons) from McGill University and an MSc from the University of British Columbia. ...

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Bernard Henin

Bernard Henin

Instructor, Environmental Technology & Geography

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Alex Ipe

Instructor, Sociology

I started university intending to pursue a degree in computer science. However, I later realized that this path was not for me. I later switched my ma ...

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Trisha Jarrett

Trisha Jarrett

Instructor, Environmental Technology & Geography

I am a physical geographer with interests in biogeography, geographic methods and hydrology. I have an MSc in geography from the University of Victori ...

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Nicole Kilburn

Nicole Kilburn

Program Leader, Archaeology Field Assistant Instructor, Anthropology

While I teach various elements of anthropology, I am first and foremost an archaeologist. I am really interested in the political and econom ...

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Helen Lansdowne

Helen Lansdowne

Instructor, Gender Studies, Asia-Pacific Studies

Helen Lansdowne has a BA and an MA in Pacific and Asian Studies from the University of Victoria and has been with Camosun since late 2001. She brings ...

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Jacqueline Quinless

Instructor, Sociology & Pre-Social Work

Jacqueline M Quinless lives on the Traditional Territory of the Lekwungen speaking peoples on Vancouver Island with her family and is a blended person ...

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Daniel Reeve

Daniel Reeve

Instructor, Political Science

Daniel Reeve graduated from the University of Victoria’s Contemporary Social & Political Thought program with an MA in Political Science. To enric ...

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Hilary Sandford

Instructor, Geography

Tara Tudor

Tara Tudor

Instructor, Anthropology

I am cultural anthropologist, specializing in medical anthropology. My interests include the social determinants of health, cultural and structural co ...

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Katie Waterhouse

Katie Waterhouse

Instructor, Anthropology

I graduated from the University of Alberta with a PhD in Forensic Anthropology in 2013. Prior to my PhD I completed a MSc in Forensic Archaeological S ...

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