Colin Perrier

Email: cp04jr@badger.ac.brocku.ca

Focus: Social/Personality

Thesis Advisor: Stan Sadava

Undergraduate degree & M.A.: Memorial University of Newfoundland

Career goals: Professor / Therapist / Program Evaluator / President of Latvia

Publications:
I started a consulting company, Panacea Research & Evaluation, while completing my M.Sc.; through this venture I completed a number of program evaluation, research, and policy reports. The following two were published:

Publications:
Ross, A., Panacea Research & Evaluation, & The Institute for the Advancement of Public Policy Inc. (2003, February). Evaluation of the Chancellor Park Pilot Project (http://www.gov.nf.ca/health/publications/pdfiles/CPPilotProject%20.pdf

My company was subcontracted by Dr. Abraham Ross to complete the majority of this research.

Panacea Research & Evaluation (2003, April). Institution and community based haemodialysis units: A comparison of models in Stephenville and Clarenville. As presented in Module F of Provincial Renal Advisory Committee Report: Framework for the development of a provincial kidney program. (http://www.gov.nf.ca/health/publications/pdfiles/Provincial%20Renal%20Advisory%20Committee%20Report%202003.pdf)

Papers Presented

Hanlon, D., Perrier, C., Pryor, R. (2003, June). Roses Without Thorns? A closer look at opportunity perception and validation. Presented at Babson Kauffman Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Wellesley, Massachusetts.

Hannah, T., Perrier, C., Ross, A., Grant, M., & Button, C. (2004, June). What makes a face attractive: Symmetry, distinctiveness, or secondary sexual characteristics. Presented at the Canadian Psychological Association Annual Conference, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador.

Perrier, C. (2004, June). Research skills for applied social psychology. Presented at the Canadian Psychological Association Annual Conference, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador.

Perrier, C., Sadava, S., & Boucher, R. (2005, June). The impact of self-reported traumatic events: mediation by adult attachment orientation and social support. Presented at the Canadian Psychological Association Annual Conference, Montreal, Quebec.

Perrier, C., & Snelgrove, P.B. (2005, June). An examination of the relationship between social support and self-reported health: How important are sex and marital status? Presented at the Canadian Psychological Association Annual Conference, Montreal, Quebec.

Workshops Facilitated

Perrier, C., & Carter, N. (2005, June). Program Evaluation: A Perfect Supplement to a Career in Academia. Presented at the Canadian Psychological Association Annual Conference, Montreal, Quebec.