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ANCTIL, Pierre »


Pierre Anctil

Full professor
Faculty of Arts
History

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Office: 613-562-5800 (1289)
Cell: 514-261-5265
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My research bears on the different aspects of Canadian identity and on the emergence of a field of research specifically dealing with Canada. I am also interested on ethnicity in Canada, issues on a Quebec and national level, election results in Quebec and Canada, on the Jewish community of Canada and Montréal, and more precisely on anti-Semitism, secularism, linguistic integration and racism in Canadian society. I also specialize on Canadian Yiddish literature and Canadian Yiddish culture.

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English and French , Yiddish

DUFRESNE, Lucie »


Lecturer
Faculty of Arts
Classics and Religious Studies

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Home: 613-231-4261
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Bases symboliques et traditionelles des croyances et comportements culturels d'aujourd'hui. Essor vers une spiritualité personnelle vécue de façon quotidienne, surtout chez les femmes nord-américaines (culte de la déesse, écoféminisme, etc). Spiritualités amérindiennes traditionnelles et contemporaines.

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FOSTER, Angel »


Associate professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
Interdisciplinary School of Health sciences

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Office: 613-562-5800 (2316)
Cell: 617-417-9974
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Dr. Angel M. Foster holds a DPhil (doctorate) in Middle Eastern Studies from the University of Oxford, an MD from Harvard Medical School, and an AM (master's degree) from Stanford University. She has conducted multi-methods research on women’s health in Burma, Canada, Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Palestine, Thailand, Tunisia, and the United States. Her current research focuses on expanding access to emergency contraception, increasing access to safe, high quality, and affordable abortion services, improving the reproductive health training of health service professionals, and Identifying and addressing the reproductive health needs of vulnerable populations including young/unmarried women and refugees/displaced women. She has published more than 50 articles, book chapters, and technical reports on women's health and her first book, Emergency contraception: The story of a global reproductive health technology, was published by Palgrave MacMillan in 2012 (co-edited with L.L. Wynn). Her next book, Abortion pills, test tube babies & sex toys: Emerging sexual and reproductive health technologies in the Middle East and North Africa, will soon be published by Vanderbilt University Press.

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English and French , Arabic

GILES, Audrey R. »


Audrey R. Giles

Assistant Professor
Assistant professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
School of Human Kinetics

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Office: 613-562-5800 (2988)
Home: 613-845-0092
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Dr. Giles' research examines Aboriginal people's (though especially women's) participation in physical activity, sport, and recreation in the NWT, Nunavut, and Northern Alberta. Her expertise pertains to traditional games, gender, "tradition," and drowning prevention. Sport for development in Aboriginal communities.

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English only, Intermediate/Advanced French

LAPLANTE, Julie »


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Assistant professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Sociology

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Office: 613-562-5800 (6134)
Home: 450-229-4571
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My main domain of research is on biomedical, indigenous and humanitarian medicines; more specifically on the processes of elaboration of medicines (pharmaceuticals and 'traditional'), within other processes those of clinical trials. The point of view stems from medical anthropology and science and technology studies. I have mainly worked in Brazilian Amazonia, South Africa and northern America.

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MAKUNGU M., Nuah M. »


English
Part-time professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Association of Part-Time Professors of the University of Ottawa

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My expertise and areas of research are: Development Sociology; Sociology of cooperation (or Economical Sociology); Agricultural development, Socio-anthropology and Globalization (China's engagement in African agricultural projects, Chinese in Africa and Africans in China).

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English and French , Kiswahili

RAMISCH, Joshua »


Joshua Ramisch

Associate professor
Faculty of Social Sciences

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4421)
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Food security, agriculture, food policy, food aid, peasant farming, globalization, international development, development project management, African environmental issues, African social change, Kenya, Mali, Uganda, Tanzania, NGOs in Africa.

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SALANOVA, Andrés Pablo »


Assistant professor
Faculty of Arts
Linguistics

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Office: 613-562-5800 (1759)
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My research concentrates on the grammatical structure of the indigenous languages spoken in the lowlands of South America, in particular that of Mebengokre, spoken by approximately 10.000 people in central Brazil.

More broadly, I'm interested in Eastern Brazil and the Chaco as cultural areas, in their ethnographic, historical, archaeological and linguistic aspects.

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English and French , Espagnol/Spanish, Portugais/Portuguese, Mebengokre

SIMON, Scott »


Scott SIMON

School of International Development and Global Studies /École de développement international et mondialisation
Associate professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Sociology

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Office: 613-562-5800 (1363)
Cell: 613-262-1887
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I specialize in the study of political economy. I do research on questions of economic development in Taiwan, including female entrepreneurship and development in the indigenous Austronesian communities of the island. I also work on questions of ethnic identity and nationalism, issues that are crucial to understanding relations between Taiwan and China. 

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English and French , mandarin, japonais, Allemand / Mandarin, Japanese, German

SOULIÈRE, Marguerite »


Marguerite Soulière

Assistant professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
School of Social Work

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Office: 613-562-5800 (6390)
Home: 819-503-1574
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Je m'intéresse aux événements des cycles de vie : naissance, adolescence, ménopause.

Mon enseignement porte sur la famille, la santé et les inégalités sociales et les problématiques liées à la santé dans une perspective politique, socioculturelle et individuelle.

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Français seulement

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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English and French , German / allemand; Chinese / chinois

ZHANG, Sheri »


Coordinator

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Office: 613-562-5800 (3)
Cell: 613-720-2394
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My teaching and research work at universities in North America, Japan and China are linked to Canada's international education.

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