Lindsay Cuff

Lindsay Cuff

Assistant Professor of Teaching (jointly appointed with the Faculty of Forestry)

MacMillan (MCML) 191

University of British Columbia, MFA Creative Writing

University of Victoria, BA Women’s Studies/Environmental Studies

My approach to teaching is learner-centered, supportive and experiential. I am inspired by the Universal Design for Learning Principles and strive to weave real-world applications into everything I do in the classroom, creating a space for learning that is rooted in my students experience and everyday lives.


  • LFS 150: Scholarly Writing and Argumentation
  • FRST 150: Scholarly Writing and Argumentation

Cuff, L. (2011). Two Truths and a Lie. Grain, Vol. 38 (4). Saskatchewan Writer’s Guild, Sask.

Cuff, L. (2010). Chance Evolutions. NY Arts Magazine, 15: 12-13. New York: NY.

Cuff, L. ( 2009). Wolves: A Libretto for Two Flashlights, Matrix, 83: p 6. Montreal, QC.

Cuff, L. (2009). On Atrocity and Grace: A Contrapuntal Vision, The Malahat Review, 166: 83-89. The University of Victoria, BC.

University Graduate Fellowship, 2008

Gold Medal, Western Canada Magazine Award, 2009

Gold Medal, Canadian Council for the Advancement of Education, 2009

Writer in Residence, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, 2010