Our Office

At our office you can meet the Academic Director, Program Manager and the RU On-site Coordinator. Our office is open Monday-Friday, 8 am to 4:30 pm. Feel free to drop by anytime!

Dr. Reginald D’Silva, Academic Director
Tel: 604-822-9125 – E-mail:

Sheri Wenman, Program Manager
Tel: 604-822-9511 – E-mail:

Yoichiro Murakami, Ritsumeikan University,

On-site Coordinator
Tel:  604 822-9501 – Email:

Instructional Team

Our team of instructors includes tenure track faculty members, sessional lecturers and graduate teaching assistants from the Faculty of Education and the Faculty of Arts.

 Term 1 teaching team members  – 2017 TBA

ASTU 210 – Reginald D’Silva

LLED 200: Coordinator – Reginald D’Silva

LLED 200-sections 001-008;

LLED 212 –

LLED 220 –

LLED 223 –

CDST 250 –

Term 2 teaching team members  – 2018 January 

ASTU 201 – Darrin Lehman

ASTU 202 – Jim Glassman

LLED 213 –

LLED 222 –

LLED 223 –

If you are interested in teaching LLED courses in our program for 2017 Academic Year, please view available positions on Language and Literacy Education Website.

Members of the Advisory Committee

  • Anna Kindler, Senior Advisor International, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy, Faculty of Education
  • Grace Wong, Senior Advisor International, Office of the Provost and Vice President Academic
  • Dr. Rumee Ahmed – Associate Dean, Communications and Innovations, ARTS
  • Dr. Anthony Paré,  LLED  Department Head
  • Lisa Altan, LLED Administrative Manager
  • Sheri Wenman, UBC-Ritsumeikan Programs Manager
  • Dr. Reginald D’Silva, UBC-Ritsumeikan Programs Academic Director

Rits Flexible Learning Space 2017

TBA end of summer