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DADE, Carlo »


Carlo Dade

Senior Fellow
Senior fellow
Faculty of Social Sciences
School of International Development and Global Studies

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Office: (613) 562-5800 x8976
Cell: (613) 796-9459
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A practitioner with extensive experience in corporate social responsibility (CSR) including government funding of public-private partnerships (PPPs) as well as the role of diasporas in foreign and development policies. Regular media commentator on all aspects of Canada - Latin American relations. Current research focuses on role of private enterprises and diasporas in international development, Canada-Mexico relations and trans-Pacific trade including the Pacific Alliance and Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). Former Executive Director of the Canadian Foundation on the Americas, Canada's only think tank devoted to the western hemisphere and former Canada Director of the Canada-Mexico Initiative.

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GRENIER, Gilles »


Gilles GRENIER

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Full professor
Faculty of Social Sciences

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Office: 613-562-5800 (1423)
Home: 819-684-0022
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Labour market in Canada. Wages and incomes. Labour market of immigrants. Labour market according to language characteristics, age groups, education.

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PONGOU, Roland »


Assistant professor
Faculty of Social Sciences

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Office: 613-562-5800 (7067)
Cell: 613-805-6019
Home: 613-424-6019
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Social networks, spread of HIV/AIDS, gender gap in HIV/AIDS prevalence, sex and gender gap in infant mortality, gender gap in schooling

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REGAN WILLS, Emily »


Assistant professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Political Studies

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Office: 613-582-5800 x2426
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My geographical areas of expertise are the United States and the Arab Middle East, particularly Lebanon, Palestine/Israel, Egypt, and Kuwait. My thematic areas of expertise are social movements, migrants and migration, refugees, and community organizing and NGOs. I am also able to comment on social issues more broadly in my countries of interest.

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SPITZER, Denise »


Associate professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Women's Studies Institute

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Office: 613-562-5800 (1222)
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I am interested in examining how global processes—intersecting with gender, ethnicity, migration status and other social identifiers—are implicated in health and well-being. At present, my program of research examines the impact of shifts in the global economy on the social and economic well-being of different groups of immigrants, migrants, and refugees and their families.

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STRAEHLE, Christine »


Associate professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4592)
Cell: 613-791-8612
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I work in applied ethics in two areas. The first is on questions of migration like TFWP in Canada, Live-in-Care-Givers in Canada, and vulnerability of migrants (in particular women and sponsored spouses). I also work on questions of public health ethics and bioethics, in particular access to care and distribution of health resources in Canada and globally.

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