Dormond, Keith


He/ Him/ His

Job Title



Vancouver Police Department – Recruiting Unit 

EDST Degree/s and graduation year/s

PhD, 2021


Educational Studies—General


Vancouver, BC, Canada

Keith has worked as a police officer with the Vancouver Police Department for over twenty-three years.  He has specialized in the areas of patrol, domestic violence and stalking, mental health, and recruitment.  Prior to becoming a police officer, he completed a Master of Social Work Degree at Carleton University and worked for four years as a social worker in Toronto and Vancouver.  Keith recently graduated from UBC with a PhD in Educational Studies.  The focus of his doctorate is how Canadian police, social workers, and mental health professionals  understand and respond to honor related violence and oppression.  His research was supported by the UBC Public Scholar Award.