John J. Guiney Yallop, PhD

Dr. John J. Guiney Yallop


School of Education, Box 57, Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, B4P 2R6

Office: Emmerson 216
Phone: (902) 585-1191
Fax: (902) 585-1761


Office Hours:
Tuesdays 10:00am-12:00pm
Fridays 2:00-4:00pm
(or by appointment)

Education: BA (Memorial), BEd (Toronto), MEd (Brock), PhD (Western Ontario)

Research Interests:

Emotions; Identities; Communities
Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Issues in Education
Aboriginal Issues in Education
Poetic Inquiry; Arts-based Research; Autoethnography

Additional Information:

John J. Guiney Yallop is an Aboriginal academic, a gay educator, and a proud parent, partner, and poet. He is also a professor of education in the School of Education here at Acadia University, where he teaches about literacy and the creative arts in teaching and learning. John’s research methodology is poetic inquiry. He writes poetry to increase understandings of emotions, identities, and communities.