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Peter Tiidus (Dean, Applied Health Sciences)Applied Health SciencesDownload3385Physiology of exercise induced muscle damage and repair; Alternative medicine (eg. Massage, icing, hyperbaric oxygen); Treatment in muscle injury or athletic recovery; Menopause and exercise in muscle/metabolic health of aging women
Anthony BogaertApplied Health SciencesHealth Sciences4085Sexuality; Sexual Orientation
Brent E. FaughtApplied Health SciencesHealth Sciences3586Epidemiology; Non-Infectious Diseases; Physical Activity and Health; Pediatric Health
Paula GardnerApplied Health SciencesHealth Sciences6176Aging and Community Health; Healthy Aging; Community Mobility and Active Transportation; Mindfulness and mental health; Mindfulness and Post-Secondary Education
Madelyn LawApplied Health SciencesHealth SciencesDownload5386Health Administration; Organizational Design in Health Care; Patient Safety; Organizational Culture and Change; Health Quality
Kelli-an LawranceApplied Health SciencesHealth Sciences4288Tobacco use (smoking) among young adults, 18-30 years old
Paul LeBlanc (Director of Centre for Bone & Muscle Health)Applied Health SciencesHealth Sciences4216Skeletal Muscle; Mitochondria; Metabolism; Diet; Exercise
Jian (Jason) Liu Applied Health SciencesHealth SciencesDownload5106Biostatistics; Epidemiology
Rebecca MacPhersonApplied Health SciencesHealth SciencesMetabolism; Obesity, Type 2 diabetes; Alzheimer's diseas;, Exercise physiology
Dan MalleckApplied Health SciencesHealth Sciences5108Drug Regulation; Alcohol Control; Alcohol Consumption; Alcohol and Drug Policy; Medical History; Addiction History; Prohibition; Medical Professions; Health Care Delivery; Pharmaceutical Industry
Adam MacNeilApplied Health SciencesHealth SciencesDownload6294Immunology; Allergic Inflammation; Convergent Receptor Signaling in Mast Cells; Epigenetics of Mast Cell Differentiation and Maturation
Miya NarushimaApplied Health SciencesHealth SciencesDownload5149Aging and Well-being; Community-Based Health Promotion; Lifelong Learning; Capacity Building; Volunteerism; Psycho-Social Determinants of Health
Deborah O'Leary (Director of Brock-Niagara Centre for Health and Well-Being)Applied Health SciencesHealth Sciences4339Aging; Arterial Compliance; Blood Pressure Regulation; Cardiovascular Disease and Rehabilitation; Exercise Physiology; Gender; Obesity; Pediatrics
Rebecca MacPherson Applied Health SciencesHealth SciencesDownload6620Cellular Homeostasis; Pathophysiology; Metabolic Diseases; Regulation of Brain Beta-Amyloid Production; Lipid Homeostasis
Ana SanchezApplied Health SciencesHealth SciencesDownload4388Neglected Tropical Diseases; Infectious Diseases; Zoonotic Diseases; Tropical Parasites; Global Health; International Development of Health Research; Honduras; Research Policy
Martin TammemagiApplied Health SciencesHealth Sciences5169Cancer Epidemiology; Epidemiology; Lung Cancer Epidemiology; Lung Cancer Screening; Prediction Modeling of Cancer Risk
Evangelia L. TsianiApplied Health SciencesHealth Sciences3881Cell Signaling; Insulin Resistance; Muscle Metabolism; Cell Signaling Pathways in Cancer; Investigation of the Biological Effects of Food Components
Terrance WadeApplied Health SciencesHealth SciencesChild Behaviour; Disparity; Social Determinants of Health; Social Disadvantage; Social Structural Factors & Health; Youth & Wellness
Hui Di WangApplied Health SciencesHealth Sciences4819Role of adventitia in vascular function
Allan AdkinApplied Health SciencesKinesiology4990Effects of cognitive factors on the central nervous system control of upright stance, balance problems and falls in older adults and individuals with musculoskeletal or neurological deficits
Stephen Cheung (Canada Research Chair in Environmental Ergonomics)Applied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownloadEnvironmental Ergonomics; Human Temperature Regulation; Environmental Physiology; Heat and Cold Physiology; Extreme Environments; Hypothermia; Hyperthermia; Heat Stress; Hydration; Body Fluid Balance; Occupational Physiology; Firefighting Physiology; Offshore Survival; Protective Clothing; Exercise; Exercise in Extreme Environments; Cycling science/performance
Maureen ConnollyApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownloadAutism; Curricula; Disabilities; Personal Fitness and Training; Strength and Conditioning; Physical Education and Movement Education; Teaching and Learning in Higher Education; Women/Feminisms/Gender Issues; Phenomenolgy and Semiotics
Jarold CosbyApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownloadMedication Guidelines and Policies; Health Professional and Patient Decision-Making; Qualitative Research; Program Evaluation; Illness and Health Promotion Experiences: Role of Education
David DitorApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload5338Exercise Rehabilitation, inflammation, nutrition and secondary health complications after spinal cord injury;
Bareket FalkApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownloadPediatric Exercise Physiology; Exercise and Musculoskeletal Health; Neuromuscular Development; Growth, maturation and muscle function; Exercise in the Heat - Children
Timothy FletcherApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload6358Health & Physical Education in schools; Pedagogy; Child/Youth Sport; Practitioner Research
Gail FrostApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload4497Problem-based learning, injury treatment and rehabilitation, therapeutic exercise, biomechanics and physiology of children's locomotion
David GabrielApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload4362The biomechanical and physiological significance of the surface electromyographic (sEMG) signal, neuromuscular disorders, psychological factors involved in muscle strength assessment in field and laboratory environments
Kim GammageApplied Health SciencesKinesiology3772Exercise & Health Psychology; Body Image & Self-Presentational Concerns; Older Adults and Exercise; Social Environment in Exercise; Osteoporosis Prevention & Management; Imagery
Andrea JosseApplied Health SciencesKinesiology3502Nutrition Across Different Age Groups; Nutrition and Metabolism; Nutrition Habits; Exercise and Health; Fad/Popular Diets; Lifestyle Modification, Lifestyle Change; Obesity; Weight Loss; Body Composition; Bone Health
Nota KlentrouApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyPediatric Exercise Physiology; Health, Training and Performance in Youth Sports; Endocrine Regulation; Bone Metabolism; Mechanisms of Bone Development and Adaptation; Inflammation, Immunity and Exercise; Osteoporosis Prevention; Elite Young Athletes
Anna Lathrop (Vice Provost, Teaching and Learning)Applied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload4361History of Physical Education and Sport, Children and physical activity, Gender and sport, Pedagogy in Higher Education; Outdoor Orientation Programs; Academic Integrity
Kelly LockwoodApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload3092Athletic Training and Conditioning; Biomechanics; Coaching; Equipment Design; Sport Performance; Sport Physiology
Ken Lodewyk (Co-Director of Centre for Healthy Development through Sport and Physical Activity)Applied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload5220Relationships between Instructional Practices, Motivation, Beliefs, Life Skills, and Achievement in Physical Education
Diane MackApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload4360Health-Enhancing Physical Activity; Well-Being; Bone Health; Physical Activity Interventions; Successful Aging and Health Behaviour
James Mandigo (Vice-provost, Enrollment Management & International)Applied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload4789Physical Literacy; International Development; Physical Education in Schools
Jae PattersonApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload3769motor skill acquisition across the lifespan
Sandra PetersApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload4788Regulation of Muscle Metabolism in Response to Diet and Exercise
Danny RosenbergApplied Health SciencesKinesiology4289Sport Philosophy; Sport Ethics; Sport Management Ethics; Sport and Religion
Brian RoyApplied Health SciencesKinesiology3779Exercise and Health; Exercise Physiology; Muscle Metabolism; Nutrition and Exercise; Nutritional Supplements and Exercise; Hydration and its Effects on Exercise
Craig TokunoApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload4365Neural and Biomechanical Control of Human Movement, Balance, Locomotion, Falls, Older Adults
Cathy Van IngenApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownloadBoxing (women, men's professional, Olympic and amateur); Gender/Race Issues and Sport
Réné VandenboomApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload4726Skeletal Muscle Physiology: Fatigue, Potentiation, Disease; Fitness Training/Exercise: Strength and Power, Endurance, Hockey Fitness, Sport Specific Fitness; Health: Sudden Death in Sports, Obesity, Familial Cardiac Hypertrophy; Ball Hockey
Wendy Ward (Canada Research Chair in Bone and Muscle Development)Applied Health SciencesKinesiology3024Nutrition related to Oral and Bone Health, Osteoporosis, Soy, Flaxseed
Nancy FrancisApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload4366Curricular development for physical literacy in children; Dance Education; Effective, inclusive pedagogy for diverse learners in expressive and functional movement contexts; Movement experiences as a site for embodied learning
Janet WestburyApplied Health SciencesKinesiology4143Physical and Dance Education Pedagogy; Development of Social Justice awareness through Physical Education and Dance Education Settings
Philip WilsonApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyBehavioural Health Sciences With an Emphasis on Physical Activity and Health; Health & Exercise Psychology; Motivation; Motivation and Active Living for Adults; Role of Physical Activity on Disease Management and Prevention; Theories of Health Behaviour Change
Mike HolmesApplied Health SciencesKinesiology4398Biomechanics; Ergonomics; Neuromechanics; Motion capture; Haptic robotics and virtual reality for workplace simulation; Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders; Injury Mechanisms; Sport Biomechanics; Carpal Tunnel Mechanics; Neuromechanical Control of the Hand; Muscle Mechanics; Joint Stability
Ian RitchieApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload3966Drug Use in Sport; Olympic Games; Social Issues in Sport
Philip Sullivan (Co-Director of Centre for Healthy Development through Sport and Physical Activity)Applied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload4787Coaches and Coaching; Coaching Confidence; Communication in Sports Teams; Sport Teams and Coaching; Sports Team Cohesion and Confidence; Sport Psychology
Mike PlyleyApplied Health SciencesKinesiologyDownload3383Oxygen transport to Tissue; Capillary Supply of Human Skeletal Muscle; Angiogenesis; Adaptive Strategy of Muscle in Response to Changing Conditions
Joyce EngelApplied Health SciencesNursing3168Women's Health; Caregiver and Caregiving Relationships; Teaching and Learning
Lynn McClearyApplied Health SciencesNursingDownload5160Aging, Geriatric Nursing; Mental Health; Psychiatry; Psychiatric Nursing; Gerontology
Jane MooreApplied Health SciencesNursing4189Nursing Collaborative Practice and Teamwork; Patient and Health Provider Outcomes; Quality and Patient Safety Initiatives; Infections in Cancer Populations
Dawn PrenticeApplied Health SciencesNursingGerentological Nursing; Trends and Issues in Nursing
Lynn RempelApplied Health SciencesNursing4774Breastfeeding; Fathering Infants; Transition to Parenting
Joanne CrawfordApplied Health SciencesNursing4363Population-based cancer screening (breast and colorectal ) among under screened or never screened populations (i.e. immigrants and low-income groups); Public health and participatory action research; Chronic disease prevention; Blended learning strategies in oncology
Sheila O'Keefe-MccarthyApplied Health SciencesNursingDownload6192Cardiovascular Disease; Cardiac Pain and Anxiety; Acute Coronary Syndromes; Cardiac-specific Prodromal warning Symptoms; Pain Assessment and Management; Mobile Health technology interventions (development and evaluation) for Cardiovascular Symptom Management; Nursing-Critical Care
Jenn SalfiApplied Health SciencesNursing3483Interprofessional Education (IPE); Collaborative Practice and Team Functionning; Nursing Education
Karyn TaplayApplied Health SciencesNursing3789Nursing education, traditional and alternative learning styles, as well as the use of technology, specifically simulation as a teaching/learning strategy in nursing
Martha BarnesApplied Health SciencesRecreation & Leisure StudiesDelivery of Recreation and Sport in Communities; Inter-organizational Relationships; Philanthropic Behaviour (Volunteerism, Donor Behaviour)
Mary Breunig (Graduate Program Director of the Social Justice and Equity Studies Program)Applied Health SciencesRecreation & Leisure Studies5387Wilderness Trip Guiding; Environmental Education Policy; Social Justice Pedagogy; Experiential Education; Friluftsliv; Educational Leadership; Freirean Praxis; John Dewey and Progressivism; Qualitative Research; Outward Bound and National Outdoor Leadership School Instructor
Sanghee ChunApplied Health SciencesRecreation & Leisure Studies5225Role of Leisure in the Experience of Psychosocial Coping and Adaptation; Post-Traumatic Growth; Happiness and Subjective Well-Being for people with Spinal Cord Injury
Scott ForresterApplied Health SciencesRecreation & Leisure StudiesCampus Recreational Sports; Intramural Sports; Leadership; Outcome Assessment and Measurement; Program Evaluation; Simulated Leisure and Artificial Adventure Environments; Sports Participation; Psycho-Social Determinants and Benefits of Participation in Campus Recreational Sports for Post-Secondary Students
Colleen HoodApplied Health SciencesRecreation & Leisure Studies5120My research interests include: the role of leisure in well being; leisure and recovery; trauma-informed therapeutic recreation practice; the role of leisure in coping and adaptation; social psychology of leisure; therapeutic recreation professional practice; leisure and addiction; women's experiences of leisure; and leisure education
Garrett HutsonApplied Health SciencesRecreation & Leisure Studies4784Place Meanings in Natural Settings; Sense of Community on Wilderness Trips; Outdoor Recreation Resource Management; Outdoor Leadership Education; Q Methodology
Suzie LaneApplied Health SciencesRecreation & Leisure Studies4560Tai Chi; Therapeutic Recreation Curriculum; Program Efficacy in Therapeutic Recreation; Therapeutic Recreation
Trent NewmeyerApplied Health SciencesRecreation & Leisure Studies5188Community & Resistance; Crafts; Domesticity as Leisure; History of Recreation & Tourism; HIV/AIDS & Stigma; Hobbies; Organizations in Recreation; International Education; Tourism in Cuba; HIV/AIDS and Pregnancy
Tim O'ConnellApplied Health SciencesRecreation & Leisure Studies5014Outdoor Recreation; Outdoor Education; Experiential Education; Outdoor Leadership; Psychological Sense of Community; Rock Climbing; Ice Climbing; Sea Kayaking; Reflective Journaling; Wilderness Expeditions; Recreation; Leisure; Outdoor Orientation Programs
Kyle RichApplied Health SciencesRecreation & Leisure Studies4269Community sport and recreation; Rural community development; Community development through sport and recreation; Social inclusion in/through sport and recreation
Erin SharpeApplied Health SciencesRecreation & Leisure Studies3989Recreation and community, Community Development; Recreation Service Delivery; Social Inclusion; Grassroots and Voluntary Organizations,; Local Policy and Governance; Community Engagement; After-school Programs; Health and Active Living
Shalini Singh Applied Health SciencesRecreation & Leisure Studies4103Domestic Tourism in Asia; Religion and Heritage Aspects of Leisure Travel/Tourism; Community Tourism
Dawn TrussellApplied Health SciencesRecreation & Leisure Studies4580Issues of Power and Social Inclusion, especially Family, Children and Youth, Gender and Sexuality, and Rurality; Organized Youth Sport and Family Leisure Experiences with an emphasis on the connection to Gender and Parenting Ideologies
Colleen WhyteApplied Health SciencesRecreation & Leisure Studies3124Leisure and its impact on the quality of life of individuals living in long-term care homes
Nicholas BurtonApplied Health SciencesSport ManagementDownload6289Sponsorship; Ambush marketing; Athlete endorsements and brands; Sport marketing; Business of European football (soccer); International sport business
Chris ChardApplied Health SciencesSport ManagementDownload5875 Triple Bottom Line; Hockey Brand Management; Sport Finance; USport (University Sport focused on hockey); Youth sport participation and management; Sports stocks; Overall brand issues
Laura CousensApplied Health SciencesSport ManagementDownload4748Organizational and field-level change, inter-organizational relationships, relationship marketing, neo-institutional theory, networks of community sport providers, sport for development.
Curtis FogelApplied Health SciencesSport ManagementDownload4617Sports Law; Sports Ethics; Doping; Drug Control Policy; Violence in Sport; Social Justice and Human Rights; Socio-Cultural Aspects of Sport
Hilary FindlayApplied Health SciencesSport ManagementDownload4811Legal issues in sport; Regulation of sport; Athlete agreements; Doping; Dispute and Dispute Resolution; Discrimination; Violence in Sport; Discrimination/human rights; International Regulation of Sport
Craig HyattApplied Health SciencesSport ManagementDownload4382Sports Fans
Shannon KerwinApplied Health SciencesSport ManagementDownload6177Organizational Behaviour in Sport (e.g., Conflict, Values); Volunteer Management; Leadership; Sport Experiences
Lisa KikulisApplied Health SciencesSport ManagementDownload5004
Cheryl MallenApplied Health SciencesSport ManagementDownload3036Sport Environmental Sustainability (Protecting the Natural Environment at Sport Facilities and Events for Future Generations); Sport Facility and Event Management; Teaching for Change-based Times; Sport Ethics in Times of New Technologies
Kevin MongeonApplied Health SciencesSport ManagementDownload5155Industrial Organization, Sports Economics, Behavioral Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Sport Analytics, Bayesian Econometrics
Kirsty SpenceApplied Health SciencesSport ManagementDownload5027Leadership; Leadership Development; Executive Coaching (in Sport Management)
Julie Stevens (Director, Centre for Sport Capacity) Applied Health SciencesSport ManagementDownload4668Major Sport Events and Volunteers; Canadian Hockey Industry; Canadian Sport Industry - Amateur, Professional and International; Change Management - Canadian Sport; Sport Policy - Government; Hockey - Women’s and Men’s History, Development, Ethics, Controversy; Athlete Development from Grassroots to National Teams
Lucie ThibaultApplied Health SciencesSport ManagementDownload3112Canadian sport system; Government involvement in sport; Sport policy; Interorganizational relationships in public and nonprofit sport; Strategy and organizational change; Athlete involvement in the governance of sport organizations; Global issues in sport management
Nicola SimmonsEducationGraduate & Undergraduate Studies in Education3137Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL); Educational Development/Faculty; Development; Innovative pedagogies; Adult teaching and learning; Lifemapping; Postsecondary action research; Phenomenography
Catherine HandsEducationGraduate & Undergraduate Studies in Education5122School-community relations; Community involvement in education; Parent engagement in education; Schools as communities; Educational leadership; School reform; Professional learning communities (Professional development and adult learning)
Debra HarwoodEducationGraduate & Undergraduate Studies in Education5873  Early childhood education curriculum; Pedagogy; outdoor learning/teaching; Digital technologies and young children; Educator professionalism
Sheila BennettEducationGraduate & Undergraduate Studies in Education4584Special Education; Inclusive Practices; Segregation Policy; Acquired Brain Injury; Selective Mutism
Fiona BlaikieEducationGraduate & Undergraduate Studies in Education3712Visual Art Education; Qualitative Research including Auto-Ethnography and Arts Based Educational Research; Social Theory on the Body and Clothing relating to Habitus and Identity; Qualitative Approaches to Portfolio Assessment; Curriculum Development and Implementation
Sandra BosackiEducationGraduate & Undergraduate Studies in Education4987Social, Cognitive and Emotional Competencies in Children and Adolescents; Peer Relations in Youth; Child-Companion Animal/Pet Relations; Shy/Socially Withdrawn Children, Deception and Psychological/Emotional Bullying and Teasing in Youth
Michelle McGinnEducationGraduate & Undergraduate Studies in Education4730Graduate Student Development; Researcher Development; Research Ethics; Research Integrity; Internationalization of universities; Mentoring and Mentorship; Identity and Belonging in Academe; Research Methodologies; Situated Learning; Problem Solving in Mathematics and Science
Coral MitchellEducationGraduate & Undergraduate Studies in Education4413Administrative Ethics; Educational Leadership; Teachers - Capacity Building; Teachers Professional Learning; Teachers - Learning Communities
Trevor NorrisEducationGraduate & Undergraduate Studies in Education5897Philosophy of Education, High School Philosophy, History of Educational Thought, Critical Pedagogy, Globalization and Development Theories, Critiques of Consumerism and Neoliberalism, Education and Social Change, Modernity and Postmodernity
Lissa PaulEducationGraduate & Undergraduate Studies in Education5198Children's Literature; Literary Theories; Feminist Theories; Post-Colonial Discourse; Cultural Studies; Diversity; Eighteenth-Century Studies
Mary Louise VanderleeEducationGraduate & Undergraduate Studies in Education4066Full Day Kindergarten; Child Care and Education; Class Size; Developmentally Appropriate Practice; Early Childhood Education; ECE Education; Family Resource Centres; Parent Participation in Education; Teacher Training; Community Indicators; Niagara Children's Charter
Dolana MogadimeEducationGraduate & Undergraduate Studies in Education3733Sociology and Equity Studies; Social Justice and Education; Social and Cultural Contexts of Education; Race and Ethnicity in Education; Feminism and Black Feminism in Education; Gender and Education; Women and Leadership
Xavier FazioEducationTeacher EducationScience Education; Teacher Education; Environmental Education
Candace FiggEducationTeacher Education5347Teaching and Learning with Technology; Mobile Technologies; Technology Integration K-12; TPACK Knowledge
David HutchisonEducationTeacher EducationComputers in Education; Environmental Education; Video Games in Education; Project-based Learning; Project Management; Computers in Education; Video Games in Education; Environmental Education
Chunlei LuEducationTeacher Education5343Body-Mind Holism; Cross-Cultural Studies, Inter-Civilization Dialogue, Multicultural Education; Curriculum Studies; East-West Cultural Discourse; Eastern Martial Arts & Meditation; Eastern Philosophy; Holistic Approach to Health; Immigrant Health; Mindfulness; Physical Education; Sports Pedagogy
Joyce MgombeloEducationTeacher Education5117Mathematics Education; Teacher Education; Curriculum Issues (culture, popular culture, cognition); Qualitative Research Methodologies (action research, phenomenology, etc.); Complexity Science; Enactivist and Psychoanalytic Inquiry in Education; International Education Research; Development Projects
Jennifer Rowsell (Canada Research Chair in Multiliteracies)EducationTeacher Education6121Literacy Education and School Innovation; New Methods of Teaching and Learning to Read, Write, Communicate, etc.; Notions of Composition and Text Complexity across a variety of Genres of Texts; Digital and Non-Digital Learning Environments
Camille RutherfordEducationTeacher Education5344Educational Leadership; Leadership; School Reform; School/Teacher Leadership; Social Media & Education; Educational Technology/Innovation; 21st Century Teaching & Learning
Peter VietgenEducationTeacher Education5116Art Education; Art Gallery/Museum Education Links with Schools; Social Justice Issues & the Arts; Teacher Education & the Arts; Architecture in the Curriculum
Lorenzo CherubiniEducationTeacher Education (Hamilton)905-547-3555 ext 3603Educational Policy; Aboriginal Education; Teacher Professional Development; Grounded Theory Research; Mentoring; Organizational Culture of Schools; Organizational Leadership; Secondary School English Education; Teacher Induction
Doug KarrowEducationTeacher Education (Hamilton)905-547-3555 ext 3614Elementary Science Education; Environmental Education; Curricular and Pedagogical Theory and Practice
Julian KitchenEducationTeacher Education (Hamilton)905-547-3555 ext 3633Aboriginal Education; Education Law, Professionalism and Ethics; Teacher Education and Induction; LGBT Issues in Education; Safe Schools
Ruth McQuirter ScottEducationTeacher Education (Hamilton)905-547-3555 ext 3604Digital Technology in Schools; the Application of Technology to Teaching of Spelling, Grammar, Writing, Vocabulary
Louis VolanteEducationTeacher Education (Hamilton)Educational Governance; International Achievement Studies; Student Achievement; Educational Policy Analysis; Educational Reform and Innovation; Assessment and Evaluation
Sakoieta Widrick EducationTecumseh Centre for Aboriginal Research and Education3839Iroquoian Culture and Language; Conflict Resolution; Restorative Justice; Traditional Parenting; Traditional Pregnancies; Dealing with Grief; Death and Mourning; Any Cultural Issues; Traditional Government Structures
Barry Wright (Interim Dean, Goodman School of Business)Goodman School of Business6789Leadership; Organizational change
Kareen BrownGoodman School of BusinessAccounting6230Executive Compensation; Earnings Management
Fayez ElayanGoodman School of BusinessAccounting4160Executive Compensation; Credit Rating; Merger and Acquisitions; Real Estate Investment Trust; Capital Markets; Business and Human Rights
Yun KeGoodman School of BusinessAccounting4603Social trust; Corporate governance; Financial reporting quality; Financial analysts; Family firms
Barbara SaintyGoodman School of BusinessAccounting3182Professional Judgment; Accounting Education; Social Capital; Ethics, Religion and Culture; Public Sector Operating Budgets
Paul ScarbroughGoodman School of BusinessAccounting3915Manufacturing; Toyota Production System; Lean Production, Manufacturing, Health care; Cost Management; Manufacturing in Canada, Europe, Japan; Culture and Manufacturing
Tanya TangGoodman School of BusinessAccounting3132Tax avoidance, Earnings management, Corporate governance, Capital market-based accounting research
Donald CyrGoodman School of BusinessFinance, Operations & Information Systems4960Corporate and Investment Finance; Financial Research as it applies to the Viticulture and Wine Industry; Financial implications of Weather and Climate Change
Michael ArmstrongGoodman School of BusinessFinance, Operations & Information Systems5323Quality; Reliability; Product Recalls; Defects; Process Improvement; Operations Management; Operations Research; Management Science
Anteneh AyansoGoodman School of BusinessFinance, Operations & Information Systems3498Data Management; Business Analytics; Electronic Commerce, and Electronic Government
Ernest BiktimirovGoodman School of BusinessFinance, Operations & Information Systems3843Financial Education; Investments (Index Effects; Event Studies); Creative Thinking
Teju HerathGoodman School of BusinessFinance, Operations & Information Systems4179Information Assurance; Information Security and Privacy; Diffusion of Information Assurance Practices; Economics of Information Security; Security Management; Phishing Scams
Kenneth KlassenGoodman School of BusinessFinance, Operations & Information Systems3968Managing Service Businesses - Operations; Efficiency, Quality; Demand and Capacity Management in Services; Outpatient Appointment Scheduling; Healthcare Process Improvement
Jin LeiGoodman School of BusinessFinance, Operations & Information Systems4385Corporate liquidity policies; Investments; Corporate financial distress and bankruptcy; Financial contagion; CEO/forecaster overconfidence
Tatyana SokolykGoodman School of BusinessFinance, Operations & Information Systems4781Corporate Governance; Entrepreneurial Finance; Capital Structure; International Investments
Francine VachonGoodman School of BusinessFinance, Operations & Information Systems3720Data breaches; Knowledge discovery; Research methodology; Online experiments; Information systems meta-research; Cognitive fit
Abdul AshrafGoodman School of BusinessMarketing, International Business & Strategy5195Online consumer decision making; Technology adoption; E-commerce; M-commerce
Eric DolanskyGoodman School of BusinessMarketing, International Business & Strategy5159Pricing; Consumer Behaviour; Consumer Reaction to Price; Decision-Making; Perceptions of Value
Todd GreenGoodman School of BusinessMarketing, International Business & Strategy5593Corporate social responsibility/irresponsibility and ethics; Green marketing; Non-profit and charity marketing; Music consumption and management; Socially responsible gift giving
Wesley HelmsGoodman School of BusinessMarketing, International Business & Strategy5191Role of Conflict - its Strategic and Non-Strategic Management, and its Settlement in Institutionalization Processes; Historical Contestation around the Practices of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Mixed Martial Arts (MMA)
Antonia MantonakisGoodman School of BusinessMarketing, International Business & Strategy5383Marketing; Consumer Behaviour; Consumer Psychology; Wine Marketing
Trish RuebottomGoodman School of BusinessMarketing, International Business & Strategy4170Social Entrepreneurship; Social Media and Mobilization; Organizing for Social Change
Narongsak (Tek) ThongpapanlGoodman School of BusinessMarketing, International Business & Strategy5195New Product Development; Innovation and Technology Management; E-Commerce; Strategic Marketing Management in High Technology Environments
Maxim VoronovGoodman School of BusinessMarketing, International Business & Strategy5189Wine Industry; Whisky Industry; Cultural Industries; Organizations and their socio-political environment; social movements; Strategic Change; Emotions and Organizing
Kai-Yu Wang Goodman School of BusinessMarketing, International Business & Strategy5597Consumer Information Processing; Marketing Communication; Word-of-Mouth Marketing in Virtual Communities
Peter YannopoulosGoodman School of BusinessMarketing, International Business & Strategy3909Competitive Dynamics; Product Innovation; Marketing Strategy; Small and Medium Sized Enterprises; Sports Marketing; Managerial Mental Models; Export Marketing 
H.F. (Herb) MacKenzieGoodman School of BusinessMarketing, International Business & Strategy3448Professional selling; Sales management; Distribution strategy; Buyer-seller relationships
Paul DunnGoodman School of BusinessOrganizational Behaviour, Human Resources, Entrepreneurship & Ethics4185Corporate Governance; Corporate Social Responsibility; Issues in Business Ethics
Deborah McPheeGoodman School of BusinessOrganizational Behaviour, Human Resources, Entrepreneurship & Ethics3908Volunteerism of Retirees; Unretirement of Aging Workers; Recruitment and Retention of Aboriginal Employees in Mainstream, Work-Family Balance as it pertains to Children in Competitive Hockey; Health and Safety; Human Resources Policies
Michael CarterHumanitiesClassics3796Acculturation; Amphitheatres; Gladiatorial Spectacles; Greek History; Greek Language; Latin Language; Roman History
Fanny DolanskyHumanitiesClassics5372Ancient Roman History; Roman Family History; Childhood in Antiquity; Roman Religion; Latin literature (late Republic and early Empire)
Allison GlazebrookHumanitiesClassics3319Women; Gender, Sexuality and Prostitution in the Ancient World
Carrie MurrayHumanitiesClassics4530Cultural Interaction in the Central Mediterranean primarily during the Archaic and Republican Periods; Ritual Practices in Sacred and Funerary Contexts
Richard ParkerHumanitiesClassics5206Ancient Greek History and Mythology; Alexander the Great
Angus SmithHumanitiesClassics3798Archaeology; Minoan; Mycenaean; Aegean/Greek Prehistory; Ceramic Analysis; Archaeological Theory; Mortuary Archaeology; Ethnic Identity; Processes of Colonization and Acculturation; Rise and Fall of Complex Societies
Katharine T. von StackelbergHumanitiesClassicsAllotments; Ancient Environment; Ancient Gardens; Food in Roman World; Roman Gardens; Roman History; Urban Gardens; Roman Hermaphrodites
Karen FrickerHumanitiesDramatic Arts5780The Eurovision Song Contest; Contemporary Circus including Cirque du Soleil; Robert Lepage; Contemporary Theatre and Globalization; Contemporary Québec Theatre; Popular Performances of Nation and Cultural Identities; Irish Theatre; and Theatre Criticism
Joe NorrisHumanitiesDramatic Arts3596Drama-in-Education across Disciplines and Applied Theatre in Educational and Community Settings; Duoethnography
Ann HoweyHumanitiesEnglish Language & Literature4302Arthurian literature/popular culture; Tennyson; Children’s fantasy literature
Barbara K. Seeber  HumanitiesEnglish Language & LiteratureJane Austen; 18th century fiction; Animal welfare and Rights discourses in the 18th and early 19th century.
Robert AlexanderHumanitiesEnglish Language & Literature3886Long-Form Narrative/Literary Journalism; Journalism Studies; History of Linguistic Thought; Rhetoric and Composition
James AllardHumanitiesEnglish Language & Literature3531British Romantic Literature and Culture; History of the Body; 18th and 19th Century Medical History; Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature and Film
Gregory Betts (Director, Centre for Canadian Studies)HumanitiesEnglish Language & Literature5318Avant-Garde; Canadian Literature; Experimental Writing; Modernism; Poetry; Small Press; Canadian Literature including Contemporary Canadian Fiction, Contemporary Canadian Poetry & Modern Canadian Literature
Natalee CapleHumanitiesEnglish Language & Literature3155Creative Writing; Canadian Literature
Tim ConleyHumanitiesEnglish Language & LiteratureJames Joyce; Literature & Cognition; Modernism; Poetry & Poetics; Samuel Beckett; Translation; Jazz Writing
Martin DanahayHumanitiesEnglish Language & Literature5203Victorian Literature and Culture, Steampunk, Arts and Crafts Movement
Adam DickinsonHumanitiesEnglish Language & Literature5315Poetry & Poetics; Creative Writing; Literature & Science; Literature & Environment
Neta GordonHumanitiesEnglish Language & Literature3863Contemporary Canadian Fiction; First World War Narratives; Comic Books
Andrew PendakisHumanitiesEnglish Language & Literature5319Political Culture and Rhetoric; Politics; Contemporary Cultural Change; Philosophy; Critical Theory; The Economist Magazine; Post-War British and American Political Culture, Literature and Film
Elizabeth SauerHumanitiesEnglish Language & Literature3887Early Modern (17th C) English Literature; Value of Studying Literature in our Day; Women's Literary History
Behnaz MirzaiHumanitiesHistory5283Middle East; Modern Iran; Slavery in Iran; African diaspora in Iran
Colin RoseHumanitiesHistory5554History of homicide; History of violence; History of Europe 1300-1800; History of Italy; Digital history; Digital tools for research; Digital humanities, Digital teaching
Daniel SamsonHumanitiesHistory3503History of colonialism; rural life; agriculture; food; Nova Scotia; British North America
Jessica ClarkHumanitiesHistory4303Modern British History; History of Beauty, Grooming, and Appearance; History of Women, Gender, Sexuality; British Empire after 1750
Linda Steer HumanitiesHistory382120th and 21st century art history and visual culture; History of photography; Avant-garde, especially surrealism; Photography and drugs/addiction; Photography and empathy; Photography and social media; contemporary art. 
Renee SalhanyHumanitiesHistoryWar of 1812; Military culture in the late 18th-19th centuries (i.e., not tactics or military planning!); History of religion; History of alcohol
Maria del Carmen Suescun PozasHumanitiesHistory5145Latin America; History, culture and society; arts and society; 20th century; Latin America(ns) in Canada
Gregor KranjcHumanitiesHistory6161Modern European History; East-Central Europe and the Balkans (War and Society; Historical Trauma and Memory, and the History of the Region’s Ethnic and Religious Minorities)
Jane McLeodHumanitiesHistory350118th Century French History; French Revolution; Printers
Elizabeth Neswald HumanitiesHistory5327History of Science & Technology; History of Nutrition; Computer Philosophy; History of Thermodynamics and Energy
Olatunji Ojo HumanitiesHistory5146Africa; African Diaspora; Slavery
Mark SpencerHumanitiesHistory3506History of Early America; Eighteenth-Century History of Ideas; American Revolution; American Enlightenment; David Hume
Amy Friend  HumanitiesMarilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts - Visual Arts4656Photography; Experimental Photography, Photo History; Contemporary Art; Studio Practices, Art and Education
Keri CroninHumanitiesMarilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts - Visual Arts5306Art and Activism, Canadian Art History (Pre Second World War), Canadian National Parks, Environmental Cultural Studies, History of Photography, Animals in Art, Animal Advocacy (esp. as it relates to visual culture)
Karin Di BellaHumanitiesMarilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts - Music3820Piano; Music performance and Teaching;
Sharilyn IngramHumanitiesMarilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts - Centre for Studies in Arts and Culture4561Art Exhibitions; Cultural Policy and Funding; Garden History; Landscape Theory; Popular Art; Public Art; Artists' Gardens; Botanic Gardens; Cultural Property Legislation; Curating; Gardens & Gardening; Management of Cultural Institutions; Museums
Derek KnightHumanitiesMarilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts - Visual Arts375419th and 20th Century Art History; Contemporary Art and Theory; Curating, Art and Culture
Gyllian RabyHumanitiesMarilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts - Dramatic Arts3221Creativity And Improvisation; Critical Performance Theory: RSVP & Directing Theatre; Playwrights of Canada; Scriptwriting & Dramaturgy
Donna SzokeHumanitiesMarilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts - Visual Arts4116Media Art; Video Art; Experimental Practises; Contemporary Art
David Vivian (Director, MIWSFPA)HumanitiesMarilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts - Dramatic Arts4401Design for Theatre; Les Arts au Quebec (de Montreal); Performance Drama; Prague Quadrennial of Scenography and Theatre Architecture; International Federation for Theatre Research; Set; Costume and Lighting Design; Theatre; Theatre Education; Theatre Production; Stagecraft; Municipal Culture Planning; Studies in Arts and Culture
Jane KoustasHumanitiesModern Languages, Literatures & Cultures4314Quebec literature; Quebec theatre; Translation studies; Translation history in Canada; Canadian Studies
Renee-Claude Breitenstein HumanitiesModern Languages, Literatures & Cultures5889French Literature of the Renaissance; Rhetoric (praise and blame) and Argumentation; Poetics of Literary Genres and Parody; Construction of Publics; Book History; Print Culture; Iconography; Representation of Women
Cristina SantosHumanitiesModern Languages, Literatures & Cultures4498Gender and sexuality studies, especially female sexuality; Virginity studies; Popular culture and film; Human rights and literature; Storytelling and personal identity; Latin American feminism and culture; Immigrant identities in Canada
Athena ColmanHumanitiesPhilosophy332320th Century Contemporary Continental Philosophy; Phenomenology; Psychoanalysis; Feminist Philosophy; Critical Theory; Aesthetics
Christine DaigleHumanitiesPhilosophy3316Philosophy (Nietzsche, Sartre, Beauvoir, Existentialism); Feminism; Environmental Philosophy, Ethics, and Humanities; Posthumanism; Interdisciplinary Humanities
Doug BruceMathematics & ScienceBiological Sciences3826Photosynthesis; Biological Energy Production; Solar Energy; Biochemistry; Protein Structure & Function
Robert CarloneMathematics & ScienceBiological Sciences3827Developmental Biology; Limb Regeneration in Amphibians; Spinal Cord Regeneration in Amphibians
Alan CastleMathematics & ScienceBiological Sciences3598Fungi; Genetic Engineering; Genetics
Fiona HunterMathematics & ScienceBiological Sciences3394Medical and Veterinary Entomology; Mosquito-Borne Diseases; Mosquito Biology; ZIKA virus; West Nile Virus
Debbie Inglis (Director, Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute)Mathematics & ScienceBiological Sciences3828/3227Yeast Biotechnology and Biochemistry; Icewine Fermentation; Yeast Stress Responses and the Link to Wine Quality; Etiology of Grape Sour Rot; Wine Remediation for Taints
Ping Liang (Canada Research Chair in Genomics and Bioinformatics)Mathematics & ScienceBiological Sciences5922Bioinformatics; Genomics; Genetics; Molecular Biology; Human Genome/Genetics; Genetic Diversity
Joffre MercierMathematics & ScienceBiological Sciences3832Neurobiology
Gary PickeringMathematics & ScienceBiological Sciences4715Sensory Evaluation of Wine and Foods; Wine Science and Production; Taste Genetics; Wine Tasting; Wine Faults
Andy ReynoldsMathematics & ScienceBiological Sciences3131General Horticulture; Grapes and Wine
Gaynor SpencerMathematics & ScienceBiological Sciences3391Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Synaptic Plasticity in the Nervous System; Growth Cone Behaviour; Retinoic Acid Effects on Growth Cone Behaviour and Neuronal Outgrowth
Liette VasseurMathematics & ScienceBiological Sciences4023Ecology; Sustainable Agriculture; Climate Change; Adaptation and Resilience; Sustainable Development; Community-Based Ecosystem Management (including ecological restoration and biodiversity assessment) and Environmental Health
Aleksandar NecakovMathematics & ScienceBiological Sciences3829Cell Signaling; Live imaging; Optogenetics; Neurodegenerative disease
Jeff StuartMathematics & ScienceBiological Sciences4814Metabolism, Cell biology, Aging & Longevity, Free radical biology
Michael Bidochka Mathematics & ScienceBiological Sciences 3394Microbiology; Biotechnology; Fungi; Endophytes; Plant-Microbe Interactions; Biocontrol
Jeffrey AtkinsonMathematics & ScienceChemistry3967Antioxidants; Lipid Biochemistry; Medicinal Chemistry; Organic Synthesis; Protein Chemistry; Tocopherol; Vitamin E; Biotechnology
Art van der EstMathematics & ScienceChemistry4602Photosynthesis; Time Resolved EPR Spectroscopy; Electron Transfer Reactions; Light-Induced Electron Spin Polarization
Heather GordonMathematics & ScienceChemistry4604Computer Descriptions of Proteins & Protein- Drug Interactions
Tomás Hudlicky (Canada Research Chair in Biocatalysis)Mathematics & ScienceChemistry4956Research in Anticancer Agents; Antiviral Agents (Tamiflu); New Analgesic Drugs Related to Morphine; Opiate-Derived Agents; Organic Electrochemistry; Green Chemistry; Biocatalysis and Fermentation
Costa MetallinosMathematics & ScienceChemistry3848Synthetic Organic and Organometallic Chemistry
Theocharis StamatatosMathematics & ScienceChemistry3400Inorganic chemistry; Molecular magnetic materials; Quantum computation; Spintronic devices
Travis DuddingMathematics & ScienceChemistry3405Organic Synthesis; Catalysis; Synthetic Methodology development; Computational Chemistry; Physical Organic Chemistry
Sheridan HoughtenMathematics & ScienceComputer Science4526Combinatorics, Algorithms and Coding Theory, including some Applications to Bioinformatics
Brian RossMathematics & ScienceComputer Science4284Artificial Intelligence; Evolutionary Algorithms
Belinda KempMathematics & ScienceCool Climate Oenology & Viticulture Institute (CCOVI)6123Sparkling Wine; Red Wine Making; Pinot Noir; Wine Science; Wine Flavoured Aroma; Tannins in Red Wine
Jim WillwerthMathematics & ScienceCool Climate Oenology & Viticulture Institute (CCOVI)6118Viticulture - Applied and Aspects of Grape and Wine Production; Plant Biology and Cold Tolerance; Crop protection (freeze protection strategies and bird deterrents); Impact of vineyard practices on wine quality
Richard CheelMathematics & ScienceEarth Sciences3512Clastic Sedimentology; Experimental Sedimentology and the Sedimentology of Shallow Marine Storm Deposits
Gregory FinnMathematics & ScienceEarth Sciences3528Geology - Earth’s Crust; Minerals
John MenziesMathematics & ScienceEarth Sciences3865Climate Change; Glacial Geology; Global Warming; Ice Ages; Soils
Mariek SchmidtMathematics & ScienceEarth Sciences3527Volcanology and Mars Geology
Babak FarzadMathematics & ScienceMathematics and Statistics3145Modelling Complex networks; Recommender Systems
Syed Ejaz AhmedMathematics & ScienceMathematics & Statistics3421Big Data Analytics; Statistical Consulting; Statistical Process Control
Yuanlin LiMathematics & ScienceMathematics & Statistics4626Algebra; Math Promotion for Gifted Kids; Combinatoric Number Theory; Coding Theory
Bill RalphMathematics & ScienceMathematics & Statistics3804Financial Mathematics, Art and Mathematics, Use of Technology in Mathematics Education
Thomas WolfMathematics & ScienceMathematics & Statistics3803Differential Equations; Japanese/Chinese Game GO and its Computerization; Theory of General Relativity, Mathematics Contests for Elementary and High Schools
Thad HarrounMathematics & SciencePhysics5905Neutron Scattering
Shyamal Bose Mathematics & SciencePhysics3876Solids - Ordered and Disordered, Electronic Properties
Edward SterninMathematics & SciencePhysics3414/4457Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy and Relaxation Measurements in Soft Condensed Matter Systems
Veena Dwivedi Social SciencesApplied Linguistics5389Brain & Language; Brainwaves & Language; Hindi, Indic Languages; Neurolinguistics; EEG, Language Impairments; Reading; Bilingual Reading; Memory, Stroke, Alzheimer's Disease; Psycholinguistics; Semantics; Sentence Processing; Syntax
Thomas FarrellSocial SciencesApplied Linguistics3846Applied Linguistics; Language Teacher Education; Reflective Practice for Language Teachers
Gary LibbenSocial SciencesApplied Linguistics4315Psycholinguistics; Neurolinguistics; Language Comprehension and Production; Mental Lexicon
Cheng LuoSocial SciencesApplied Linguistics4285Chinese Languages and Culture; Language Testing; Second Language Acquisition; Theories of Linguistics and Applied Linguistics; Typological Linguistics; Chinese-English English-Chinese Translation
Hedy McGarrellSocial SciencesApplied LinguisticsComputers and Language Learning; Language Learning; Language Teacher Education and Development; Metalinguistic Ability and Writing Skills
Ron ThomsonSocial SciencesApplied Linguistics5842Second Language Acquisition; Pronunciation Training; Issues related to Foreign/Non-Native Accent
Barbra ZupanSocial SciencesApplied Linguistics3704Emotion Perception; Speech Perception; Emotion Perception in People with Traumatic Brain Injury; Emotion Elicitation; Children with Hearing Loss (auditory-verbal therapy, literacy, speech perception)
Richard Welland Social SciencesApplied Linguistics4091Aging and communication; Speech-accompanying (or co-verbal) gestures; Amer-Ind Gestural Code; Plains Indian Sign Language; Aphasia; Cognitive-linguistic disorders associated with traumatic brain injury; Right-brain damage; Alzheimer disease; Other neurodegenerative conditions for which dementia is a key feature; Dementia; Dysarthrias, such as those associated with Parkinson disease, stroke, cerebral palsy, MS, & ALS; Swallowing disorders; Voice disorders; Anatomy & physiology of speech and voice production; Government and other agency policies that create barriers to effective communication for people with communication disabilities &/or that affect access to communication health care
Maurice Feldman (Director, Centre for Applied Disability Studies)Social SciencesChild & Youth Studies/Centre for Applied Disability Studies3785 & 4894Applied Behaviour Analysis; Autism and Developmental Disabilities; Early Intervention for Children at Risk for Developmental and Behavioural Problems; Parenting and Child Maltreatment; Parents with Cognitive Limitations
Kimberley ZonneveldSocial SciencesCentre for Applied Disability StudiesBehavior analysis; Assessment and treatment of problem behavior (e.g., aggression, self-injury, pediatric feeding disorders); Autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities; Early intensive behavioral intervention; Caregiver and teacher training
Lauren McNamaraSocial SciencesChild and Youth StudiesSocial relationships; Play, inclusion; Victimization; Bullying in schools; Friends; Physiological connection to well being/health impacts.
Zopito MariniSocial SciencesChild & Youth Studies3178Bullying, Cyberbullying, and Victimization; School Violence; Civility; Blended Teaching; Social Cognition--Temperament and Parenting
Voula MarinosSocial SciencesChild & Youth Studies3386Crime; courts; sentencing and punishment - adults and youth; Criminal Law and Reform; Mental health and the law; Public Attitudes Toward Crime; Youth Criminal Justice Act
John McNamaraSocial SciencesChild & Youth Studies3835Learning Disabilities; Reading; Child Development
Richard MitchellSocial SciencesChild & Youth Studies5085Human Rights of Children & Young People; Qualitative Research Methods; Sociology of Childhood/Youth; UN Human Rights Monitoring & Theorizing
Thomas O'NeillSocial SciencesChild & Youth Studies3110Youth Political Engagement; Second-Generation Diaspora Youth Identity; Child and Youth "Living Rights" in International Development; Nepal; Sri Lanka
Shauna PomerantzSocial SciencesChild & Youth Studies5371Feminisms; Girls' Studies; Identity & the School; Postmodern Theory; Qualitative Research Methods; Social Justice; Sociology of Education; Youth Culture; Gender and Schooling, Popular Culture
Rebecca RabySocial SciencesChild & Youth Studies3172Gender and Sexuality in Childhood and Youth; Peer Cultures; Schoolrules including dress codes; Young people's first jobs; Academic Success and Gender in High School; The participation of children and youth in decision-making, in political organizations and in activism both on-line and off
Christine Tardif-WilliamsSocial SciencesChild & Youth Studies4557Companion Animals/Pets & Children/Youth; Adolescent Autonomy and Socio-Emotional Development; Human Rights Training for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities; Impact of Immigration, Acculturation on Parent-Child Relationships; Parent-Child Relationships, Conflict, Attachment
Ayda Tekok-KilicSocial SciencesChild & Youth Studies3937Developmental Neuropsychology & Cognitive Electrophysiology; Cognitive Functions in Children & Youth using Electrophysiological and Neuropsychological Methodologies; Impact of Anxiety and Worry on the Cognitive Performance; Youth and adults with ADHD; Sensory processing and cognitive functions; Pupillometry as an index of cognition and emotion
Anthony VolkSocial SciencesChild & Youth Studies5368Adoption; Baby Faces; Bullying; Child Faces; Cross-cultural Parenting; Cuteness; Developmental Psychology; Evolutionary Psychology; Parenting
Dawn ZingaSocial SciencesChild & Youth Studies3152Cultural Diversity in Educational Contexts; Childrens' and Adolescents' Perceptions of Multiculturalism; Indigenous Education; Indigenous Pedagogy and Practice; Multiculturalism and Education; Experiences of Racism; Cyber-bullying; E-learning; Children and Youth in the Digital Age; Discourses on Child and Youth Rights; Indigenous and non-Indigenous Research Collaborations
Robert DimandSocial SciencesEconomics3125Development of Macroeconomics before 1936; History of Game Theory; History of Women in Economics; Origins of the Efficient Markets Hypothesis
Diane DupontSocial SciencesEconomicsEnvironment - Economic Policy; Commercial Fisheries in Canada; Public Perceptions of Water Quality; Non-Market Valuation
Joe KushnerSocial SciencesEconomics3165Urban Economics; Industry Studies such as Electrical Utilities and the Wine Industry
Felice MartinelloSocial SciencesEconomics3329Economics of Education; Employment; Labour Market - Supply and Demand; Unemployment; Unions; Wages and Salaries
Ivan MedovikovSocial SciencesEconomics6148Time-Series econometrics; Financial Econometrics and Statistics; Non-Parametric Methods; Time-Series and Financial Econometrics; Copulas; Issues Surrounding Big Data Analysis; Machine Learning and its Applications to Investing
Marcel OestreichSocial SciencesEconomics5262Environmental Economics, Applied Game Theory, Industrial Organization and Empirical Finance
Kevin TurnerSocial SciencesGeography and Tourism Studies5399Impact of climate and landscape change on lakes and rivers
Jeffrey BoggsSocial SciencesGeography and Tourism StudiesCultural Industries; Regional Economic Development; Workforce Development; Innovative Teaching; Interactive Digital Media as Industry; Service Learning
David ButzSocial SciencesGeography and Tourism Studies3205Jamaican Reggae Music; Social Change in Pakistan's Northern Areas; Autoethnography; Rural Road Construction in the Global South
Daryl Dagese Social SciencesGeography and Tourism Studies4071Soil Processes; Weather
Chris FullertonSocial SciencesGeography and Tourism Studies3487Public Transit; Urban Transportation; Rural Economic Development; Rural Land use Planning; Economic Development in the Niagara Region; Tourism in the Niagara Region
Michael RipmeesterSocial SciencesGeography and Tourism Studies4416Geographies of Popular Memory; Geography and Ethnohistory; Historical and Cultural Geography; Historical Geographies of First Nations in Ontario
Anthony ShawSocial SciencesGeography and Tourism Studies3866Climate and Winegrape Production (viticulture); Climate Change (global warming); Weather Hazards; Renewable Energy
Kendra CoulterSocial SciencesLabour Studies5349Retail Work and Retail Workers’ Political Action; Labour Movement in Canada; Changing Realities of Work; Service work; Animal Work; Strategies for Improving Low-Wage Work; Gender and Work; Emotions at Work; Youth and Work
Larry SavageSocial SciencesLabour StudiesUnions; Strikes; Labour and Politics; Labour Relations; Federal, Provincial and Municipal Elections; Political Parties; Collective Bargaining; New Democratic Party (NDP); Workers' rights; Employment Standards
Simon BlackSocial SciencesLabour Studies Labour; Work; Unions; Labour movement; Care work; Child care in Canada and the US; Hip hop; Racism in the labour market and at work; Social justice organizing social movements, sports/labour/pro athletes 
Charles BurtonSocial SciencesPolitical Science3987China; North Korea
Charles ContehSocial SciencesPolitical Science4075Public Policy; Public Administration; Economic Development Policy and Politics in Developing Regions; Machinery of Government in Canada; Regional Economic Development Policy in Canada;
Hevina DashwoodSocial SciencesPolitical ScienceCorporate social responsibility in the mining sector; Natural resource governance in Africa
Juri DreifeldsSocial SciencesPolitical Science3478Russia; Ukraine; The Baltic States; Other former Soviet states; Media; United States politics
Blayne HaggartSocial SciencesPolitical Science3895International Relations; North American Politics; Copyright Policy; Online Social Movements; Canada-US Relations; Canada-Mexico Relations
Paul HamiltonSocial SciencesPolitical Science4646American Politics; British Politics; European Politics (Integration); Nationalism
Tim HeinmillerSocial SciencesPolitical ScienceCanadian Politics; Public Administration; Public Policy; Water Policy; Climate Change Policy; Canada-US Water Issues; Great Lakes Water Issues; Prairie Water Issues; Emissions Trading Policies; Cap and Trade Policies
Matthew HennigarSocial SciencesPolitical ScienceCanadian Politics; Constitutional Politics & Rights; Courts & Law
Pierre LizéeSocial SciencesPolitical Science4076International Security; Conflict and War Issues; Asia-International Politics; Cambodia; Conflict of War; Globalization - Politics
David Siegel*Currently Interim Dean in FOEPolitical Science3481Politics in the Niagara area; Local Government; Public Administration
Stefan DolgertSocial SciencesPolitical ScienceEthics/Politics of Technology; Democratic theory; Environmental Ethics; Animal Rights; American Politics; Citizenship, Ancient Philosophy
Livianna TossuttiSocial SciencesPolitical Science Canadian Politics; Elections; Voting and Political Parties; Political and Civic Engagement of Immigrants, Minorities Youths and Women; Immigration and Immigration Policy;  Diversity Policies.
Michael AshtonSocial SciencesPsychology3993Personality & Other Psychological Characteristics
Stefan BrudzynskiSocial SciencesPsychology4653Animal Behaviour (Mammalian Species, Rodents); Brain Control of Behaviour & Vocal Communication; Ultrasonic Signals & Ultrasonic Communication; Vocal Communication in Mammals (particularly Rodents)
Michael BusseriSocial SciencesPsychology4798Happiness; Well-being; Life Satisfaction
Karen CampbellSocial SciencesPsychology4281Aging; Memory; Attention; Cognition; fMRI; Brain networks; Functional connectivity
Kimberly CotéSocial SciencesPsychology4806Sleep; Sleep Deprivation; Sleepiness; Napping; Sleep Across the Lifespan; Insomnia
Gordon HodsonSocial SciencesPsychology5127Discrimination; Immigration; Intergroup Contact; Prejudice; Stereotyping
Cathy MondlochSocial SciencesPsychology5111Face Recognition; Identity Perception; Emotion Recognition; The Development of Face Recognition; Photo Identification; The Own-Race and Own-Age Recognition Advantage
Tim MurphySocial SciencesPsychology4639Performance While Sleepy; Sleep Deprivation
Linda Rose-KrasnorSocial SciencesPsychologyChildren's Friendships; Parenting; Social Development; Youth Engagement; Shyness; Social Withdrawal
Sidney Segalowitz (Director, Jack and Nora Walker Canadian Centre for Lifespan Development Research)Social SciencesPsychology5446Brain Development during childhood and adolescence, and implications for behaviour; General Issues of Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, including information processing, language, and emotional experiences, and how scientists study these
Angela EvansSocial SciencesPsychologyChildren’s honesty; Children’s truth and lie-telling; Interviewing children
Caitlin MahySocial SciencesPsychology6151Children’s cognitive development; Early memory development; Prospective memory; Future thinking; Self regulation; Social understanding.
Kathy BelickiSocial SciencesPsychology3873Dreams; nightmares; Trauma; Childhood abuse; Forgiveness.
Stephen EmrichSocial SciencesPsychologyCognitive neuroscience; fMRI; Working memory; Attention; Perception; Vision
June CormanSocial SciencesSociology4205Restructuring & Unemployment in Welland, Ontario
Mary-Beth RaddonSocial SciencesSociologyLocal Currencies; Community Service Learning
John SorensonSocial SciencesSociologyAnimal Rights; Exploitation of Animals for Food, Entertainment, Research; Globalization; Vegetarianism; Veganism
Murray KnuttilaSocial SciencesSociology4121Impact of Globalization on Social Development and Politics in Rural Canada; Issues relating to men and boys, masculinites, the history of different types of masculinity, male violence and related issues
Janet ConwaySocial SciencesSociologySocial movements; Social activism; Protest on range of social justice issues in Canada or internationally; Global justice movements; Feminism; Indigenous protest
Ann DuffySocial SciencesSociology/Labour Studies3517Employment in the new economy; Local shifts in Niagara employment.
Ryan Plummer (Director, The Environmental Sustainability Research Centre)Social SciencesEnvironmental Sustainability Research Centre4782Co-Management of Natural Resources; Social- Ecological Systems; Water Governances
Ana IslaSocial SciencesWomen's and Gender Studies3466Social and Feminist Theories; Ecofeminism; Canada-Costa Rica Debt-for-Nature Investment Relationships; Gift Economy and Subsistence Economy; Subsistence Economies in the Peruvian Rainforest; Mining in Latin America
Wendee KubikSocial SciencesWomen's and Gender Studies5997Women’s Health; Aboriginal women; Women and Work; Farm Women; Gender Analysis; Changing Gender Roles; Participatory Action Research; Food and Water Security and Sustainability; Global Health Issues; Intimate Partner Violence; Women and Violence
Kate J. CassidyYouth UniversityCommunity Learning3567Equitable Access to Post Secondary
Tim RibaricJames A. Gibson LibraryLibrary Systems and Technologies5358Open Access/ Creative Commons Copyright; Electronic Theses and Dissertations; Metadata
David SharronJames A. Gibson LibrarySpecial Collections and Archives3264Archival Records; Preservation of Records and History; Rare Books; Brock University History
Elizabeth YatesJames A. Gibson LibraryScholarly Communication Librarian4469Open Access; Scholarly Publishing
Colleen BeardJames A. Gibson LibraryMap Library3468Use of Current Mapping Technologies and Map Documents to Study the Historical Landscapes of the Niagara Peninsula (such as the Historic Welland Canals and the War of 1812); Use of Geographic Information Systems in Brock Faculty and Student Research