Research Activities

Current

Year Project
2020-2022 Cree Language Revitalization Project with Dr. Burcu Ntelioglou
2019-2020 Building Inclusive Communities in Rural Canada Book Project with Dr. Clark Banack and Dr. Dionne Pohler
2020-2022 Homelessness in Rural Areas with Dr. Candy Skyhar and Jan Marie Graham
2019-2020 Mental Health on the Prairies with Dr. Rachel Herron, Dr. Alysha Farrell, Dr. Breanna Lawrence, Dr. Candice Waddell, Dr. John Moraros, and Dr. Rebecca Hudson Breen
2019-2020 Teaching in the Anthropocene Book Project with Dr. Alysha Farrell, Dr. Candy Skyhar, and Michelle Lam
2019-2020 Whiteness at Work Book Project with Eric Sagenes and Michelle Lam

Completed

Year Project
2016 Westman Immigrant Services. (2016-2018). Researcher-in-Residence Project.
2011-2017 SSHRC-CURA VOICE Research Project.  The Vital Outcome Indicators for Community Engagement (VOICE) for Children and Youth is aimed at student success for First Nations, Metis, Inuit, and northern communities.
2015 CIHR Grant. HEALER Symposium. Health and Land-based Education Research Symposium.
2015 Brandon Urban Aboriginal Peoples’ Council. $32,000 (Principal Investigator).  Commissioned research on Aboriginal youth employment and scholastic success in Brandon, MB.
2014 Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Research Connection Grant.  Aboriginal Youth Educational Success and Leadership Community-based Research Project.
2013 Human Resources and Skills Development Canada.  Mobility patterns of rural youth-at-risk in Manitoba.
2013 Manitoba Rural Learning Consortium.  Evaluation of Collaborative Inquiry and Action Research Professional Development Project.
2012 SSHRC Imagining Canada’s Future: Regional Panels Grant 2012.
2012 Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada: Indian Studies Support Program.  Recruitment and Retention of First Nations Students.
2011 Researcher-in-Residence project.  Implementation of Community-based Research for Student Success. 
2011 Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada. Recruitment and retention plan for Aboriginal students to Brandon University.
2011 Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada. Needs assessment for First Nations students to Brandon Universty
2010 Service Canada. Youth Facing Barriers in Rural Manitoba.
2010 SSHRC.  Letter of Intention. SSHRC-CURA Research Program.