Internally Funded Research

2019

Salary Based Research Grant
Activism and the International cruise industry (PI; Dr. Ross Klein)

Seed, Bridge and Multidisciplinary Fund
Indigenous African Philosophies as Pedagogical Tools for Critical Thinking Education in Canadian Universities (PI; Dr. Paul Adjei)

2018

Seed, Bridge and Multidisciplinary Fund
Exploring the success of community connectedness among newcomers in St John's and Clarenville (PI; Dr. Delores Mullings)

2017

Collaborative Applied Research in Economics

Economic impact of cruise tourism in Atlantic Canada (PI; Dr. Ross Klein)

Seed, Bridge and Multidisciplinary Fund

Understanding Risk from Homeless Youth’s Perspectives: Theory Development and Practice Relevance (PI; Dr. Paul Issahaku)

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council/Vice Presidents Research Grant (SSHRC Explore)

Black parenting practices in Ghana: Lessons for social policy and practice shift for Child Welfare Services in Canada (PI; Dr. Paul Banahene Adjei)

Does Participation in knowledge synthesis shape the research skills and interests of bachelor of social work students (PI; Dr. Stephen Ellenbogen)

Diversity in the Workplace: Occupational Experiences of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Police Officers in the Royal Newfoundland Constabular (PI; Dr. Sulaimon Giwa)

2016

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council/Vice Presidents Research Grant (SSHRC Explore)

How aging and old age is understood and practiced differently in Ghana: implications for theory and practice (PI: Dr. Paul Issahaku)

Harris Centre Population Project

Attraction and retention of professional workers in Labrador (PI; Dr. Delores Mullings, Co-I; Dr. Paul Banahene Adjei)

2015

Collaborative Applied Research in Economics

Economic impact of cruise tourism in Atlantic Canada (PI; Dr. Ross Klein)

Seed, Bridge and Multidisciplinary Fund

Exploring households’ experience of relocating and resettling under Newfoundland and Labrador’s Relocation Program: a case study of communities in the Baie Verte Peninsula (PI; Dr. Mike Devine, Co-I; Dr. Sobia Shaikh)

Antiracism in Canadian student organizations: 1981 – 1995 (PI; Dr. Sobia Shaikh)

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council/Vice Presidents Research Grant (SSHRC Explore)

Exploring households’ experience of relocating and resettling of under Newfoundland and Labradors’ Relocation Program: Longitudinal Study of Provincial Policy (PI; Dr. Mike Devine, Co-I; Dr. Sobia Shaikh)

#Sex work and social media: A twitter study on Bill C-36A (PI; Dr. Kathleen Sitter)

Living Memorial Commemoration Fund
How the Great War brought great social change to Newfoundland (PI; Dr. Donna Hardy-Cox)

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