Monthly Archives: January 2013


New KIAS Administrator

Oliver Rossier has joined KIAS as the new Administrative Coordinator.

Oliver office pic

Oliver brings 15 years of post-secondary administrative experience, most recently he was the Linguistics Department Administrator. Just before joining KIAS, Oliver went on a 6-month European voyage with his teenage daughters. More information about him can be found at:


KIAS dissertation award recipient in the Top 12 UAlberta Research Stories

Congratulations to Marianne Clark, one of our 2012 Kule Institute Dissertation Award recipients, the UAlberta News story that described her work on women’s experiences in public changing rooms was one of the top 12 most read stories of 2012.
You can read more about this story and see the ranking here:

Many thanks to Gillian Edwards for the tip on the story, as well as for all her work getting things organized in the KIAS office before heading to Calgary to take up her new position. Much appreciated!

Happy New Year to all!