Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

John O'Brien

John O

John O'Brien

Name: Distance Learning Instructor John O'Brien
Phone: 1.888.828.3399 ext 6962


Hiking, exploring new areas and teaching distance courses

Research Interests

Techniques for increasing successful completion of first and second year distance education courses.


CGA designation through distance education

Completing MBA through Royal Roads University
(Dec 2010) which is mainly distance education

Employment History

1969 to 2002 MacMillan Bloedel, Pacifica Papers, Norske Skog Canada, Catalyst Papers in the finance area

1983 to present Open Learning Agency, Open Learning Institute, Thompson River Univesity Open Learning Division as a distance tutor

Courses Taught

MATH 109 Business Math
BUSM 131 Accounting I
BUSM 132 Accounting II
CMPT 119 Computer Applications in Business
ADMN 137 Managment Information Systems I
ADMN 233 Cost Accounting
ADMN 321 Business Process Re-engineering (new Modality for 2010)