Recent Research Projects

Child marriage in Canada

2018/19-2019/20 • $34,493 • PI,CO
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Are Rural Americans Disadvantaged? Inequalities in Life Course Trajectories across the Rural-Urban Divide

2018/19-2019/20 • $34,323 • PI
Few tensions highlighted by the 2016 presidential election in the United States have been as deeply felt as the perceived growing cleavage between rural and urban Americans. Extensive ethnographic research provides compelling evidence that rural Americans feel distinctly disadvantaged fueling...

Data visualisation for population analytics: developing talent to assist decision-making in the era of big data

2017/18 • $24,009 • PI,CO
The promise of Big Data is increasingly tempered by the 4 Vs of volume, variety, velocity, and veracity, which pose substantial analytic challenges both substantively and methodologically. Population researchers are uniquely poised to rise to this challenge, having by definition been trained to...

Canada Research Chair in Youth, Gender, and Global Health

2012/13-2016/17 • $500,000 • PI
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Canada Research Chair in Youth, Gender and Global Health

2010/11-2011/12 • $200,000 • PI
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