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Congratulations to our new research grant recipients!

We are pleased to announce the following research grant winners:

2018

Project: Publication Grant for Coming Back to Jail: Women, Trauma, and Criminalization

PI: Elizabeth Comack (Sociology and Criminology)

Grant: Awards to Scholarly Publications Program (ASPP) Publication Grant, $8,000 (2018)

Project: Sense of Coherence as a Psychosocial Determinant of Settlement Experiences and Health and Wellbeing Outcomes of Refugee Newcomers

PI: Christopher Fries (Sociology and Criminology)

CIs: Oranye, N. (Rehabilitation Sciences) and Serieux, J. (Economics)

Grant: University of Manitoba Collaborative Research Program, $24,704 (2018)

Project: A mixed methods policy research study of dying at home in Canada

PI: Laura Funk (Sociology and Criminology)

CIs: Rounce, A. (Political Studies), Mackenzie, C. (Psychology), Stajduhar, K. (University of Victoria), Cohen, R. (McGill University)

Grant: SSHRC, Insight Grant, $130,967 (2018-2022)

Project: Engaging older adults and their carers in democratic governance processes

PI: Laura Funk (Sociology and Criminology)

CI: Rounce, A. (Political Studies)

Grant: University of Manitoba Explore Grant, $6,683 (2018-2019)

 

Project: How approaches to care shape the pathways of older adult home care clients

PIs: Keefe, J. (Mount St. Vincent University), with Stevents, S (Nova Scotia Health Authority)

CIs: Laura Funk, (Sociology and Criminology) with Lobchuk, M.M. (Nursing, Donaldson, J. (Manitoba Caregiver Coalition), Graves, K. (Northwood Care), Macdonald, M. (Dalhousie), Macdonald, M.L. (Saint Mary's University), Macdonald, M.J. (Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness), and Warner, G. (Dalhousie University)

Grant: CIHR Project Grant, $865,980 (2018-2022)

Project: Contribution agreement with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada-Integration Branch

PI: Lori Wilkinson (Sociology and Criminology)

Grant: Immigration Research West, $1,122,568 (2018-2022)

Project: Resettlement Experiences of Refugee Children and Youth in Canada

PI: Lori Wilkinson (Sociology and Criminology)

CIs: Want, S. (Northeast Normal University, Changchun, China)

Grant: MITACS Globalink Internship, $12,000 (2018)

 

2017

Project: Shame, Guilt, Coping Styles and Youth Gambling: An Exploratory Study in a Sample of University Undergraduates

PI: Jason Edgerton (Sociology and Criminology)

CI: Lance Roberts (Sociology and Criminology)

Grant: Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries, Manitoba Gambling Research Program Grant, $49,967 (2017-2019)

Project: The Corporate Mapping Project: Mapping the power of the carbon-extractive corporate resource sector

PI: William Carroll (University of Victoria)

CI: Mark Hudson (Sociology and Global Political Economy); with Dempsey, J. (UVic); Daub, S. (CCPA-BC); Lee, M. (CCPA-BC); Gunster, S. (SFU); Harrison, T. (UofA); Heemskerk, E. (University of Amsterdam); Bowles, P. (UNBC); MacPhail, F. (UNBC); Eaton, E. (University of Regina); Enoch, S. (University of Regina); Lawson, J. (UVic); Rowe, J. (UVic); Shaw, K. (UVic); Carter, A. (Waterloo); Sapinski, JP (UVic); Pineault, E. (UQAM); Gray, G. (UVic); Adkin, L. (UofA) Alook, A. (AUPE); Atleo, C. (SFU); Blue, G. (University of Calgary); de Graaf, N. (Free University of Amsterdam); Hughes, D. (Global Sustainability Research); Klein, S. (CCPA-BC); Steward, G. (Mount Royal University)

Grant: SSHRC, Insight Partnership Grant, $2,496,000 (2017-2021)

Project: The RISE Project on SGM-inclusive teacher education in Canadian universities

PI: Catherine Taylor (University of Winnipeg)

CI: Tracey Peter (Sociology and Criminology) with Loutzenheiser, L. (UBC), Wells, K. (University of Alberta), Wilson, A. (University of Saskatchewan)

Grant: SSHRC, Insight Partnership Development Grant (established), $254,200 (2017-2020)

Project: Finding home: The secondary migration of refugee children, youth and their families in Canada

PI: Lori Wilkinson (Sociology and Criminology)

CI: VanderPlaat, M. (Saint Mary’s University), Silvius, R. (University of Winnipeg), Labman, S. (Faculty of Law), Ramos, H. (Dalhousie University) and Buchanan-Parker, L. (AMSSA Vancouver)

Grant: SSHRC, Insight Grant, $166,720 (2017-2020)

Project: The Canadian Refugee Child and Youth Coalition

PI: Unger, M. (Dalhousie University)

CI: Lori Wilkinson with Yoshida, Y., McGrath, P. (Dalhousie University), Paradis, J. (University of Alberta), Crago, M. (McGill), Chen, X., Jenkins, J. (University of Toronto), Kazemipur, A. (University of Calgary), Buchanan-Parker, L. (CISSA/ACSEI and AMSSA), and Attalah, N. (ISANS)

Grant: SSHRC, Partnership Grant, $2,500,000 (2017-2022)

Project: Addressing gender-based health inequities among immigrants to Canada

PI: Urquia, M. (Community Health Sciences)

CIs: Brownell, M., Brownridge, D., Chartier, M., Fransoo, R., Jiang, F., Lorway, R., Sibley, K., Thiessen, K. (Community Health Sciences), Gagnon, A. (McGill), Guttman, A., Moineddin, R., Pulver, A. (U of Toronto), Vigod, S. (WC Hospital)

Collaborator: Lori Wilkinson (Sociology and Criminology)

Grant: CIHR Foundation Grant, $1,086,322 (2017-2023)

Project: Resettling in the Canadian Prairies: A Longitudinal Study of Syrian Refugees

PI: Lori Wilkinson (Sociology and Criminology)

CIs: Garcea, J. (University of Saskatchewan)

Grant: IRCC/Alberta Association of Immigrant Serving Agencies, Calgary, $40,000 (2017)

Project: A Collaboratory of Indigenous Curriculum and Teaching Practice in Western Canadian Universities

PI: Lori Wilkinson (Sociology and Criminology)

CIs: De Jaeger, A. (Ctr for Advancement of Teaching/Learning)

Grant: University of Manitoba Indigenous Initiatives Fund, $33,774 (2017-2018)

Project: Does having a ‘Canadian Education’ Translate to Economic Success? Comparing the Labour Market Outcomes of Immigrant and Refugee Youth

PI: Lori Wilkinson (Sociology and Criminology)

CIs: Schnieders, M. (University of Oldenburg, Germany)

Grant: MITACS Globalink Internship, $12,000 (2017)

Project: Examen des conditions de travail des immigrants francophones dans l’ouest canadien et les Territoires du nord: analyse des données

PI: Mulatris , P.(University of Alberta)

CIs: Lori Wilkinson (Sociology and Criminology) with Jacquet, M. (SFU), Carlson-Berg, L. (U of Regina), Ka, M. (U of Saint Boniface), Lamere, E.

Grant: Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada Grant, $50,000 (2017)

Project: Seeking Success:  Supporting Retention and Achievement among Indigenous Students in Post-Secondary Institutions

PI: De Jaeger, A. (Ctr for Advancement of Teaching/Learning)

CIs: Lori Wilkinson (Sociology and Criminology) with Deer, F. (Director of Indigenous Initiatives)

Grant: SSHRC Connections Grant, $24,979 (2017)

Project: Canada-Germany Research Collaboration

PI: Ungar, M. (Dalhousie University)

CIs: Kazemipur, A. (University of Calgary), Yoshida, Y. (Dalhousie), Winter, E., Chen, X. (U of Toronto), Paradis, J. (U of Alberta)

Co-Applicant: Lori Wilkinson (Sociology and Criminology)

Grant: SSHRC/IRCC Syrian Arrival, Resettlement and Integration Grant, $25,000 (2016-2017)

Project: Measuring the Language and Learning Integration of Syrian Refugee Children and Youth Workshop

PI: Ramos, H. (Dalhousie University)

CIs: Lori Wilkinson (Sociology and Criminology) with Ungar, M., Yoshida, Y., McGrath, P. (Dalhousie), Paradis, J. (U of Alberta), Chen, X., Jenkins, J. (U of Toronto)

Grant: SSHRC Connection Grant, $25,000 (2016-2017)

Project: Exploring Success among Indigenous Students in Canada

PI: Deer, F. (Director of Indigenous Initiatives)

CIs: Lori Wilkinson (Sociology and Criminology) with De Jaeger, A. (Ctr for Advancement of Teaching/Learning)

Grant: University Indigenous Research Grants Program, U of Manitoba, $21,990 (2016-2017)