Hamilton,
29
April
2017
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07:07 PM
America/New_York

On the move

Summary

Tim Fricker named Mohawk's new Dean of Students

Mohawk College is pleased to announce the promotion of Tim Fricker to Dean of Students.

Tim makes the transition to Dean from hisrole as Director of Student Success Initiatives at Mohawk College. In that role, Tim brought leadership to the college’s initiatives in support of student success and retention and aligned institutional efforts around it’s Student Success Plan.

Tim has a significant background in student supports, engagement and crisis management and his work has been published in numerous academic publications and journals. He is also the recipient of the Michael Skolnik Award in Community College Studies from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.

Tim holds a Bachelor of Arts, Honours in Geography from University of Windsor, a Masters of Education, Post-secondary Studies from Memorial University, Newfoundland and has just completed his course work in the Doctor of Philosophy Community College Leadership at the University of Toronto.

The College looks forward to Tim’s leadership around our key strategic priorities around Student Success. Tim transitioned into this role earlier this month.

About Mohawk

Mohawk College educates and serves 30,000 full-time, part-time, apprenticeship and international students at three campuses and two City School locations at the Eva Rothwell Resource Centre and the Central Public Library in Hamilton, Ontario. Mohawk has ranked first among all Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area colleges in student satisfaction for seven consecutive years and first in graduate satisfaction for the past five years. Mohawk ranks 15th among all colleges in Canada for applied research activity and has been named among Canada’s greenest employers and the region’s top employers for the past three years.