Alexandra MacFarlane

Senior Researcher and Manager
Centre for Learning Outcomes Assessment
Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario (HEQCO)

As a senior researcher and manager for the centre for learning outcomes assessment at HEQCO, Alexandra MacFarlane conducts research in all areas of higher education. She is currently managing projects and conducting research in the areas of learning outcomes and work-integrated learning. Prior to joining HEQCO, she worked as a part-time professor at two Ontario colleges where she enjoyed incorporating teaching and learning strategies into her astronomy and natural disasters online courses.  She holds a Master’s in Education and a Bachelor of Education from Queen’s University. She also completed her Honours BSc in Biology and Geography at Trent University where she focused my studies in glaciology.