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About Us

The CEMC has become Canada's largest and most recognized outreach organization for promoting and creating activities and materials in mathematics and computer science. The CEMC is housed within the Faculty of Mathematics at the University of Waterloo. It was founded in 1995 with origins dating back to the 1960s.

Mission Statement

To increase interest, enjoyment, confidence, and ability in mathematics and computer science among learners and educators in Canada and internationally.

General Enquiries

We will gladly answer all questions about the CEMC sent to us by e-mail. You may also reach us at the phone number and mailing address found below.

Faculty and Staff


Ian VanderBurgh

Ian VanderBurgh

CEMC Director
Lecturer
CEMC Co-Lead, Contests
MMT Director

Office: MC6246
Phone: x32358
Email

Mike Eden

Mike Eden

Lecturer
CEMC Co-Lead, Contests


Office: MC 6242
Phone: x38510
Email

Carrie Knoll

Carrie Knoll

Lecturer
CEMC Lead, Digital Resources

Office: MC 6236
Phone: x38672
Email

Judith Koeller

Judith Koeller

Lecturer
CEMC Lead, Teacher Development

Office: MC 6244
Phone: x35128
Email

Jen Nelson

Jen Nelson

Lecturer
CEMC Lead, Student Workshops

Office: MC 6222
Phone: x38641
Email

Jeff Anderson

Jeff Anderson

School Resource
Specialist

Office: MC 6226
Phone: x35979
Email

Terry Bae

Terry Bae

Information Systems
Team Lead

Office: MC 6219
Phone: x36580
Email

Jacquelene Bailey

Jacquelene Bailey

Assistant to the Director

Office: MC 6241
Phone: x32681
Email

Shane Bauman

Shane Bauman

Lecturer

Office: MC 6232
Phone: x38040
Email

Jenn Brewster

Jenn Brewster

Business Manager

Office: MC 6239
Phone: x37681
Email

Ersal Cahit

Ersal Cahit

Information Systems
Developer

Office: MC 6221
Phone: x38969
Email

Sarah Chan

Sarah Chan

Electronic Resource
Developer

Office: MC 6436
Phone: x36649
Email

Serge D'Alessio

Serge D'Alessio

Professor


(on sabbatical)
Email

Richard Dlin

Rich Dlin

Lecturer

Office: MC 6238
Phone: x38041
Email

Fiona Dunbar

Fiona Dunbar

Lecturer


(on leave)
Email

Barry Ferguson

Barry Ferguson

Lecturer


Office: MC 6218
Phone: x36845
Email

Brian Fernandes

Brian Fernandes

Electronic Resource
Developer

Office: MC 6444A
Phone: x38039
Email

Judy Fox

Judy Fox

Contest Administrator

Office: MC 6233
Phone: x37794
Email

Carley Funk

Carley Funk

Courseware Author

Office: MC 6436
Phone: x36649
Email

Steve Furino

Steve Furino

Assistant Dean,
Online

Office: MC 6234
Phone: x36862
Email

John Galbraith

John Galbraith

School
Resource Specialist

Office: MC 6444B
Phone: x31156
Email

Robert Garbary

Robert Garbary

Lecturer

Office: MC 6214
Phone: x38512
Email

Melissa Ann Giardina

Melissa Giardina

Courseware Author

Office: MC 6436
Phone: x36649
Email

Rob Gleeson

Rob Gleeson

School
Resource Specialist

Office: MC6226
Phone: x38034
Email

Sandy Graham

Sandy Graham

Lecturer

Office: MC 6228
Phone: x36204
Email

Melissa Hesch

Melissa Hesch

Courseware Author

Office: MC 6436
Phone: x36649
Email

Conrad Hewitt

Conrad Hewitt

Associate
Professor

Office: MC 6252
Phone: x32311
Email

Angie Hildebrand

Angie Hildebrand

Interim
Financial Coordinator

Office: MC 6231
Phone: x37039
Email

Laura Kreuzer

Laura Kreuzer

Customer Service
Representative

Office: MC 6237
Phone: x38295
Email

Paul Leistra

Paul Leistra

Courseware Author

Office: MC 6436
Phone: x36649
Email

Bev Marshman

Bev Marshman

Adjunct
Associate Professor

Office: MC 6444D
Phone: x33762
Email

Paul McGrath

Paul McGrath

Lecturer
Courseware Author

Office: MC 6436
Phone: x36649
Email

Mike Miniou

Mike Miniou

Outreach
Officer

Office: MC 6217
Phone: x39194
Email

Carol Miron

Carol Miron

Courseware Author

Office: MC 6436
Phone: x36649
Email

Dean Murray

Dean Murray

Lecturer

Office: MC 6216
Phone: x37785
Email

Ian Payne

Ian Payne

Lecturer

Office: MC 6224
Phone: x36248
Email

Anne Petersen

Anne Petersen

Electronic
Resource Developer

Office: MC 6436
Phone: x36649
Email

J.P. Pretti

J.P. Pretti

Lecturer

Office: MC 6248
Phone: x36477
Email

Kim Schnarr

Kim Schnarr

Project
Coordinator

Office: MC 6223
Phone: x32248
Email

Ashley Sorensen

Ashley Sorensen

Electronic
Resource Developer

(on leave)
Email

Troy Vasiga

Troy Vasiga

Associate Dean, Undergraduate
Admissions and Outreach

Office: MC 6208
Phone: x36937
Email

Heather Culham

Heather Vo

Event
Coordinator

Office: MC 6227
Phone: x35041
Email

Hussam Anum

Hussam Anjum

Co-op Student

Office: MC 6444F
Phone: x36791
Email

Sydney Parker

Sydney Parker

Co-op Student

Office: MC 6444F
Phone: x36791
Email