CanIL Faculty

Michael Walrod
President & CEO, Canada Institute of Linguistics; Associate Professor
M.A., Ph.D. Linguistics, University of Texas at Arlington; Diploma in Bible and Missions, Prairie Bible Institute.
 
Steve Nicolle
Assistant Professor
D.Phil. Linguistics, University of York; Post-graduate certification in Education, University College of North Wales; B.A. Linguistics (Honours), University of York.
 
Leigh Labrecque
Instructor in Linguistics
1999 M.A. Religious Studies, Trinity Western Graduate School; 1998 M.L.E. Trinity Western Seminary; 1994 B.A. Theological Studies, Prairie Bible College
 
Rod Casali
Program Director, M.A. Linguistics
Ph.D. Linguistics, University of California, Los Angeles; M.A. Linguistics, University of Texas at Arlington; B.S. Physics, University of Massachusetts.
 
Doug Trick
Program Director, M.L.E.
D.Min. Bible Translation, Gordon-Conwell Seminary; M.A. Linguistics, University of Texas at Arlington; B.R.E., Providence College.
 
P. David Jeffery
Director of Academic Affairs; Chair of the Undergraduate Linguistics Department
M.A. Linguistics, University of Pittsburgh; B.A. History, University of Waterloo; B.Th. Missions, Tyndale University College.
 
Keith Snider
Associate Professor
D.Litt. African Linguistics, Leiden University; M.A. Linguistics University of Texas at Arlington; B.Th., Canadian Bible College; Dipl. Millar Memorial Bible Institute.
 
Jim Cunningham
Associate Professor
Ed.D. Adult Education, University of Toronto; M.Sc. Adult Continuing Education, University of Northern Illinois; Diploma in Adult Education, University of British Columbia; B.R.E. Religious Education, Tyndale University College & Seminary; Elementary School Teacher’s Certificate, Lakeshore Teacher’s College
 
Sean Allison
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. in Linguistics, University of Colorado at Boulder; D.E.A. (diplôme d’études approfondies - indepth studies diploma) in Linguistics, Université Marc Bloch; Maîtrise (“Masters”) in Linguistics, Université Marc Bloch; Licence (“Bachelor’s degree”) in Linguistics, Université Marc Bloch; D.E.U.G. (diplôme d’études universitaires générales - general university studies diploma) in Linguistics, Université Marc Bloch
 
Wanda Davies
Instructor in Linguistics
M.A. Linguistics, University of Texas at Arlington; Graduate Certificate in Bible, Multnomah School of the Bible; B.A., Spanish, Seattle Pacific College.
 
Larry Hayashi
Instructor in Linguistics
M.A. Linguistics, University of Oregon; B.Ed. Secondary Sciences, University of Alberta; B.Sc. Biology, University of Alberta.
 
Randy Lebold
Instructor in Linguistics
Master of Applied Linguistics and Exegesis, ACTS Seminary; B.Th., Emmanuel Bible College
 
Ben Kuwitzky
Instructor in Linguistics
Master of Applied Linguistics and Exegesis, ACTS Seminary; B.A. Bible and Theology, Moody Bible Institute
 
Daryn Ma
Instructor in Linguistics
Master of Applied Linguistics & Exegesis, ACTS Seminary; B.A. Japanese, UBC
 
Nathan Niesley
Instructor in Linguistics
Master of Applied Linguistics and Exegesis, ACTS Seminaries; B.A. Philosophy and Theology, Eastern University