Dr. Ian Matheson

Dr. Ian Matheson

Ian Matheson (Assistant Professor, Queens University) is certified as an elementary school teacher, and has worked as an occasional teacher, as well as an instructor in specialized programs with adolescents who struggle with literacy. He spent a year as a faculty member in Inclusive Education at the University of Regina prior to coming to Queen’s University. He is a member of the Canadian Research Centre on Inclusive Education, as well as an executive member with the Canadian Association for Educational Psychology.


Research Interests

  • Supporting Students with Exceptionalities
  • Inclusive Education
  • Self-efficacy
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Motivation
  • Supporting Early Career Teachers

Current Course Topics

  • Self as Learner
  • Psychological Foundations of Education
  • Understanding At-risk Adolescents and Young Adults
  • Social Cognition
  • Advanced Topics in Psychology of Learning and Cognition