Research Associate

  • Jan Anderson

    Ph.D Candidate in ..., York University

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  • John Carlaw

    Ph.D Candidate in Political Science, York University.

    Research Interests: Immigration and Refugee Policy, Citizenship, Multiculturalism, Migration, Race and Racism, Ethnicity, Political Parties, International Relations, International Development, Political Economy, Political Economy of Latin America, Conservative Party of Canada, Neoconservatism, Canadian Politics

  • Carlo Handy Charles

    M.A in Sociology, York University

    Research Interests: My research interests lie in the areas of transnational migration and diaspora, ethnicity and race relations, postcolonial theory, and critical social theory

  • Vladimir Diaz-Cuellar

    PhD Candiate in Geography, York University

    Research Interests: Geography: Uneven development, environmental degradation, productive processes’ impacts on health / Political Economy: Extractive industries, labour/capital relations, transnational corporations.

  • Kirsten Francescone

    PhD Candidate in Anthropology and Political Economy, Carleton University

    Research Interests: Extractive Cities. Labour and work. Mineral Economies. Gendered production. Colonial mining history

  • Jasmin Hristov

    Ph.D Candidate in Sociology, York University.

    Research Interests: Para-militarism in Latin America and the Caribbean and land dispossession and violence in the Global South.

  • Nadine Jubb

    Ph.D. Candidate in Political Science, York University

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  • Sonja Killoran-McKibbin

    Ph.D Candidate in Environmental Studies, York University.

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  • Jennifer Mills

    Ph.D Candidate in Environmental Studies, York University.

    Research Interests: Consultation policies and the free, prior and informed consent of indigenous
    peoples in the extractive sector

  • Rachel O'Donnell

    PhD Candidate in Political Science, York University.

    Research Interests: Feminist approaches to knowledge production, natural history, development and biotechnology, colonial voyages of exploration, botanical classification systems, and feminist approaches to scientific practice and method.

  • William Payne

    Ph.D. Candidate in Critical Human Geography, York University

    Research Interests: Violence experienced by sexual and gender minorities in places affected by violence and impunity

  • Shamara Nicholson

    M.A. in Humanities, York University

    Research Interests: My research interests include Black Feminist Theory, Racism and Intergenerational Trauma, Diaspora Studies, Cultural Psychology and Black Diasporic Mediations of Mental Health and Illness

  • Marta Silva

    Ph.D Candidate in Social Anthropology, York University.

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  • Stuart Schussler

    Ph.D. Candidate in Environmental Studies, York University

    Research Interests: My work looks at how North American student-activists who have travelled to Chiapas, Mexico to learn about autonomy from the Zapatistas are mobilizing these strategies in their organizing work back home.

  • Giselle F. Thompson

    PhD Candidate in Sociology, York University

    Research Interest: Critical development, domestic and global educational access for non-elite children, colonialism and post-colonialism/anti-colonialism, political-economy and African diaspora in Jamaica and other countries in the global South.

  • Caren Weisbart

    Ph.D Candidate in Environmental Studies, York University.

    Research Interests: My work in Guatemala has focused on issues related to agrarian reform, genocide, political economy, security, and Canadian mining conflicts.