Jeff Dawes

Simulation Centre Manager

Clinical Simulation Learning Centre


University of Ottawa, 2000


Queen’s University, 1986

Contact information


Office: 403.220.4143


Professional Faculties : PF1217


Jeff Dawes, M.B.A. is an experienced business and education professional who helps build high performing teams. Jeff manages the Clinical Simulation Learning Centre operations – an approximately 13,000+ sq.ft. state-of-the-art Simulation Centre. Jeff and his team of nursing professionals organize and deliver hundreds of labs and dozens of simulations in collaboration with the academic faculty. He is focused on establishing best practices in nursing simulation and pursuing excellence by way of accreditation of the Simulation Centre.

Before starting at the CSLC, Jeff was an Academic Chair responsible for academic programming at the SAIT School of Health and Public Safety. Prior to that, he spent 20 years in a variety of leadership roles in the private sector high technology industry.  

Jeff is an avid hockey and football fan, enjoys reading history and spending time with his family…and dogs!!