Meet Our Team – About Us

Lisa Slack

Throughout her time at Michener, Lisa Slack’s role has changed and adapted, leading her to a number of great initiatives. Currently in her role of Manager, Institutional Analysis, Lisa is primarily involved in the collection and analysis of data for Comprehensive Reviews and annual reporting activities as well as facilitating process for Continuous Quality Improvement initiatives.  Key Performance Indicator data, course-faculty evaluation data and qualitative data collected through stakeholder engagement are fundamental to the work she does.

Emily MacLeod, Ph.D.

Emily MacLeod is the Research Associate in the Applied Educational Research Department. Emily specializes in turning messy datasets into meaningful information, and data storytelling. Emily has a B.Sc. in Biological Science from the University of Guelph, and a PhD in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from the University of Toronto. Emily also completed a program in Big Data and Advanced Analytics at Ryerson University, and has extensive experience in science communication having lead workshops and citizen science groups at the High Park Nature Centre and at the Evergreen Brickworks.

Emma MacLean, M.A.

Emma MacLean is the Research Assistant in the Applied Educational Research Department. She is responsible for conducting and analyzing institutional data in the form of Course-Faculty Evaluations and End of Clinical Cycle Evaluations, among other surveys and research initiatives here at Michener. Emma has a Master of Arts in Political Science from the University of Guelph as well as a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from Brock University. She has worked on multiple research projects concerning cardiac health and cognitive function at the Hamilton General Hospital. She has also worked extensively with homecare workers through her efforts to educate and mobilize Nurses and PSWs in order to improve their working conditions, patient safety, and the overall quality of community care.