Hengstler, Julia

Photo of Julia HengstlerEducational Technologist & University Professor

Office: Education
Bldg. (#356): Room 234
Phone: 250-753-3245 (local: 2630)
Email: Julia.Hengstler@viu.ca


  • Ph. D. student, Joint Ph.D. in Educational Studies (Leadership & Policy), Lakehead University, Brock University, & University of Windsor, ON
  • Certificate in School Management & Leadership, University of Victoria, BC
  • M.A. (Distributed Learning), Royal Roads University, Victoria, BC
  • Post Degree Professional Program, University of Victoria, BC
  • B.A. (English), Amherst College, Massachusetts, USA



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Julia is the Educational Technologist with the Faculty of Education at Vancouver Island University & an Instructor in Educational Technology. Julia has a broad instructional background teaching students from grade 6 to adult in both traditional and non-traditional contexts. Her subject area experience covers English, social studies, math, science, and Spanish courses up to the senior levels. Julia has always had a strong interest in how technology can improve both learning and teaching and developed the Distributed Learning Program at Gulf Islands Secondary. Currently, Julia supports both Education students and faculty in the use of educational technologies. She manages the department website, provides technology related workshops, & supports online course delivery through Moodle.

Julia completed her Certificate in School Management & Leadership at the University of Victoria (British Columbia, Canada). In addition, Julia holds a Master of Arts in Distributed Learning from Royal Roads University (Victoria, BC). Her current areas of interest are relational trust, the many ways learners vary, & how technology can optimize learning & teaching. See Julia's Resume.


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