Anna Kiefte

Anna Kiefte

Instructor

 

Office Location:

HSH 227

Telephone:

902-585-1274

Email:

anna.kiefte@acadiau.ca


 

Education:

BSc (Hons), Memorial University
MSc, University of Toronto
PhD Studies, University of Toronto

Teaching (2015-2016):

PHYS 1053 General Physics 1
PHYS 1063 General Physics 2
PHYS 1013 Labs (1010L A1,B1)
PHYS 1023 Labs (1020L A2,B2)
PHYS 1053 Labs (1050L A1,B1)
PHYS 1063 Labs (1060L A2,B2)

Professional Interests:

  • Teaching
  • Physics Education
  • Science Outreach
  • Science Literacy
  • Demonstrations, Experiments, and Gizmos

Professional Affiliations:

Recent Awards:

  • Acadia Students' Union Leadership in Teaching Award (2011-2012)
  • Acadia Students' Union Leadership in Teaching Award (2010-2011)
 

 

 

Classroom, Lab, and Studio Teaching

Teaching at Acadia (2006-present):

PHYS 1013 Studio (1010L)
PHYS 1023 Studio (1020L)
PHYS 1053 General Physics 1
PHYS 1053 Lab (1050L)
PHYS 1063 General Physics 2
PHYS 1063 Lab (1060L)
PHYS 1513 Astronomy I
PHYS 1523 Astronomy II
PHYS 2113 Lab (2110L)
PHYS 2413 Lab (2410L)

Teaching at Dalhousie University (2012, 2014):

HUCD 5050 Fundamentals of Speech Science, first half (Acoustics portion)- School of Human Communication Disorders

Teaching at College of the North Atlantic (2005-2006):

PH 1120 Courses and Labs (Equivalent of Memorial University Physics 1020, Algebra-based)
PH 1121 Courses and Labs (Equivalent of Memorial University Physics 1021, Algebra-based)
PH 1130 Course and Labs (Equivalent of Memorial University Physics 1050, Calculus-based)
PH 1131 Course and Labs (Equivalent of Memorial University Physics 1051, Calculus-based)
PH 1050 Course and Labs (CAS Transfer Course, Conceptual and Algebra-based)
PH 1051 Course and Labs (CAS Transfer Course, Conceptual and Algebra-based)
MA 1040/1041 Directed Learning/Reading Course for CAS Transfer Program Math Courses

Teaching at The Abelard School (2004-2005):

Physics 12 - Advanced/AP Physics
Math 9
Math 11
Math 12 - Advanced Algebra and Geometry
Computer Science

Employment and Volunteering with Science Outreach Organizations and Science Centres:

Physics Olympics - Coordination of Event and Teachers' Inservices- Partnership between Annapolis Valley Regional School Board and Acadia University
Techsploration - Role Model
Ontario Science Centre - Presenter (Science Education Branch)
Let's Talk Science - Hands-on Activities Coordinator (LTS Partnership Program)
Newfoundland Science Centre - Interpreter and Camp Counselor
Various Schools and Community Groups - Many visits on-site and off-site