Memorial University:

  • Faculty of Education Council. (2009-present)
  • Faculty of Education Indigenous Interest Council (2011-present)
  • Curriculum, Teaching and Learning Studies, Chairperson. (2011-2015)
  • Executive Committee of the Faculty Council. (2011-2014)
  • Faculty of Education representative to Faculty of Science Council Meetings. (2009-2016)
  • Faculty Advisor to student-led global Citizenship Initiative. (2009-2011)


Provincial & St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador:

  • Relationships First: Restorative Justice in Education Research Centre [Director] (2018-present). (Title: Relationships First) (This link open in new tab) See Relationships First.
  • Relationships First: Restorative Justice in Education Consortium [Lead-Member Chairperson ] (2014-2019)
  • Restorative justice consultant and circle facilitator.[on-request]
  • Public Legal Information Association of Newfoundland & Labrador [Board Member], (2017-present)
  • Pathways: St. John’s. Organization serving those impacted by clergy abuse.[board member/vice chair] (2014-2018).
  • REELJustice Film Festival: Monthly viewing and discussion of social justice films at MUN. [Chairperson] (2011-2013).
  • Community Justice Initiatives-NL/Community Mediation Services [Board Member] (2009-2012)


Dorothy Vaandering

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000