Dr. Glenn Ruhl is a Full Professor and former Chair of the Information Design program in the Faculty of Communication Studies. His academic qualifications include an honours baccalaureate degree, professional teaching certificate, MA and PhD in education. Writing and design have always played a large part in his career.

One of his earliest projects was to design the logo for the college hockey team he was coaching and to write and prepare study materials. His most recent industry experience includes serving as Education Program Manager for the Environmental Services Association of Alberta and as the Executive Director for Canadian Plastics Industry Association (West).

He is a member of the International Institute for Information Design, Phi Kappa Phi and Phi Alpha Theta academic honour societies and has received awards for academic writing. In 2012, he received Mount Royal University’s Distinguished Faculty Award.