Dr. Shawn Fraser

Professor and Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies

Shawn Fraser



  • PhD 2006 Physical Education and Recreation (University of Alberta)
  • MSc 1999 Kinesiology (University of Saskatchewan)
  • BSc 1995 Mathematics (University of Regina)


Dr. Shawn Fraser is the Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies and is a Full Professor of Health Studies. He previously served as Associate Dean, Teaching & Learning in the Faculty of Health Disciplines and as the Master of Health Studies/Master of Nursing Graduate Program Director. He studies health behaviour change and mental stress responses in cardiac rehabilitation patients and also belongs the Learning Analytics research group at Athabasca University. He has been involved in graduate programming, teaching, and administration since joining Athabasca University in 2006.

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