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Mindy R. Carter

Academic title(s): 

Associate Professor​

Associate Editor, McGill Journal of Education http://mje.mcgill.ca/

Co-Vice President, Canadian Association for Curriculum Studies http://csse-scee.ca/associations/cacs-acec/
Chair, Artful Inquiry Research Group https://www.mcgill.ca/artful-inquiry/
Associate Member, IHDW https://www.mcgill.ca/ihdw/
Editor in Chief, Arts Based Research Book Series, Springer 
Mindy R. Carter
Contact Information

Education Room 310
514-398-4527 Ext. 094457

Email address: 
mindy.carter [at] mcgill.ca
Department of Integrated Studies in Education

2007-2012 Doctor of Philosophy in Curriculum Studies

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia

First class standing.

Thesis title: The Teacher Monologues: Exploring the identities and experiences of artist- teachers, supervised by Dr. Rita Irwin


2013 Canadian Association for Teacher Education, Doctoral Dissertation Award

2013 Arts Based Educational Research at American Educational Research Association PhD Honourable Mention Award

2006-2007 Master in Educational Studies

Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec

Thesis title: Drama and theatre as experiential learning tools in Canadian classrooms, supervised by Arpi Hamalian

2003-2004 Bachelor of Education, Elementary Education

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, Ontario

Dean’s list.

1997-2001 Honors Bachelor of Arts, Theatre (acting)

Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Dean’s list.


Areas of expertise: 
  • Drama & Theatre Education
  • Arts-Based Educational Research Methods
  • Teacher Education
  • Teacher Identity
  • Curriculum & Pedagogy
  • Creativity & Imagination




Current research: 




Selected publications: 






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