Michelle Prytula, who is currently the associate dean of undergraduate programs, partnerships and research in the College of Education, will move into the office of the dean of that college on July 1.
Prytula, who earned a BComm, BEd, MEd and PhD from the University of Saskatchewan, is also a tenure-tract assistant professor in the Department of Educational Administration. When she takes over as dean, she will also move into a tenured associate professor position.
Prior to becoming a faculty member, Prytula was a research assistant in the Department of Educational Psychology and Special Education. She also worked for 15 years as a teacher, vice-principal and principal in the Greater Saskatoon Catholic School Division before her entry into academia. Prytula is an internationally recognized researcher in professional teacher learning.