Part-time Instructor of Education, Instructional Designer
DeVries Centre
+1 (604) 513-2121 ext. 3323

Department(s) or Program(s)


Melanie is an instructional designer for Trinity Western University and a part-time instructor in the School of Education.  She achieved her Master of Educational Technology from the University of British Columbia, as well as her Bachelor of Education and Bachelor of Science.  Her career as an educator included teaching science and career education at the middle and high school grades. Her areas of interest, and possibly future research, include experiential-based inquiry, technology, learning, design thinking, STEAM and how all of these ideas interact with each other.

Research & Scholarship


  • MET, University of British Columbia 
  • B.Ed, Secondary Sciences, University of British Columbia 
  • B.Sc, Cell Biology and Genetics and Business, University of British Columbia


  • Educational Technology 
  • Curriculum Design and Instruction 
  • Cell Biology and Genetics 
  • Business 
  • Serious Games

Courses Taught

EDUC 222 Principles of Teaching & Learning