Contact Us

There are many ways you can reach the Professional Development Institute:

phone: 613-562-5802 (temporary telephone number during COVID-19: 343-997-1461)
fax: 613-562-5947
mailing address:

         Professional Development Institute
         University of Ottawa
         55 Laurier Avenue East, 12th Floor
         Ottawa ON K1N 6N5

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Business hours (Monday to Friday) 

September through May: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

June through August Summer Hours:
Office Hours 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Phone Hours 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 


Serge Blais

Anne-Chantal Soucie
Associate Director

Customized (In-house and Group) Training

Brian Peever
Manager, Training Projects and Partnerships
613-562-5800 ext. 6527

Renée Mercier
Project Manager, Training Projects and Special Programs
613-562-5800 ext. 6529

Christal Parizeau
Logistics Coordinator, Group Training
613-562-5800, ext. 6935

Programs & Courses

Nathalie Martel
Programming Coordinator
613-562-5800, ext 3361

Jessica Lackie
Operations and Client Services Coordinator
613-562-5800, ext. 2108

Élissa Blake
Specialty Programming Coordinator
613-562-5800, ext. 6104

Alexandra Brunet
Distance Learning Officer

Aurore Lemarinier
Information Officer, Operations Support

Marketing and Strategy 

Paul Grenon
Manager, Marketing & External Relations
613-562-5800 ext. 8986 

Jennifer Cavanagh
Marketing & Communications Strategist   
613-562-5800 ext. 2503

Marie Dickinson
Events Planner
613-562-5800 ext. 5272 

Bethsaïda Georges
Web and Multimedia Designer Technician

System Support

Business Analyst

Finance and Administration

Edgar Xavier Mendoza
Chief, Financial Operations
613-562-5800 ext. 6842 

Joelle Brodeur
Financial and Human Resources Agent
613-562-5800 ext. 6348

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