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Dr. Derek Gladwin

Assistant Professor


Department of Language and Literacy Education

Faculty of Education

Derek Gladwin is an Assistant Professor of Language and Literacy Education and a Sustainability Fellow with the Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability at the University of British Columbia. He has also held research fellowships at University of Amsterdam, University of Edinburgh, and Trinity College Dublin. Gladwin’s research focuses on environmental literacy, digital media culture, and arts-based education. He has also written about theatre and drama as forms of art that produce social and environmental change. Gladwin is the author and editor of several books, including the recent Rewriting our stories: Education, empowerment and well-being (2021). See his UBC bio page for more information.