QUALIFICATION &GRANTING INSTITUTION
2006 PhD. University of Birmingham
1985 M.S. (Applied Behavioural Science). Johns Hopkins University
1975 B.A. (Hons.) UWI Mona
2011 Promoting Resilience in Youth and Families: Mental Health and Education Interventions Division of Child Psychiatry, McGill University (1 day)
2008 Better Teaching seminar (2 days)
2008 Graduate Supervision (3 days)
2007 IDU Courses on Assessment and Course Design (10½ hours)
2005 Workshop on focus groups Department of Psychiatry (2 days)
2001 Computer training at the UWI Main Library (6 hours)
1980 Diploma in Human Resource Development from the Institute of
Management and Production (9 months)
Appointed Member of the Teachers’ Services Commission, June 2012.
Appointed Justice of the Peace for St. Andrew, May 28, 2011.
Member of the Board of Managers at The Queen’s School, 2010-present.
Member of the Board of Managers at St. Andrew High School for Girls, 2009-present.
Weekly Columnist for the Daily Gleaner, January 2006-October 2007.
Member of the Board of the Mary Seacole Foundation, 2002-present.
CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE DEPARTMENT
Academic Advisor to the winning team in the Inaugural, second and third UWI/First Caribbean International Bank and the Inter-Campus Business Case Analysis Competition in 2007, 2008, & 2009.
Acting Head, Human Resources and General Management Unit from August 2012-July 2013
Head of Behavioural Sciences Unit, 2004- 2011
Member, Student Liaison Committee, 2000- 2009
EXTRA DEPARTMENTAL UWI SERVICE
Faculty Representative on the Career and Placement Board, 2010-present.
Academic Advisor to the Faculty of Social Science Honour Society, September 2007- present
Coordinator, Caribbean Council for Science and Technology/Organization of American States Go Creative Project.
Mentor, UWI Mentorship Programme, 2000-2006.
Reviewer University Press UWI Mona
Reviewer, Time Space and Place, John Wiley.
Reviewer, Social and Economic Studies.
Reviewer, Center for Cyberculture Studies, http://www.com.washington.edu/rccs
Member, Migration Studies Group UWI Mona which organized the conference “Migration Forced and Free”. June 12-13, 2006.
Member of the Planning Committee that organized “Generating Genius” The Vice Chancellor’s Initiative for promoting academic achievement in a group of African-Caribbean Boys from the UK and Jamaica.