Alain St-Amant,
Acting Director-General

The Director-General of TLSS is responsible for developing and implementing the vision, strategy and main channels of teaching and learning support services offered to University of Ottawa professors and students. 

Picture of Alain Erdmer in the hallway of FSS building at University of Ottawa

“Working closely with our partners in faculties and services, we hope to create an exceptional student experience and students are passionate about their program of study.”

Alain St-Amant

— Acting Director-General, TLSS


Alain Erdmer, our previous Director-General, has retired. Professor St-Amant will serve as acting Director-General.

Alain St-Amant is currently Vice-Provost, Academic Affairs and has been a professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences since 1993. He has also held a number of administrative leadership roles within the Faculty of Science, including Chair of the Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences from 2003 to 2009, and Vice-Dean of Undergraduate Studies and Student Experience from 2009 to 2022. Between 2022 and 2023, he was co-director of uOsatisfACTION.

The Director-General role works within the guidance and overall strategic leadership of the Vice-Provost of Academic Affairs.

TLSS Strategic Plan

TLSS The new strategic plan 2020/2030 is aligned with the University of Ottawa Transformation 2030.

TLSS 2015/2020 strategic plan