CESI Current Students

Accessibility Assistant

Interests: Indigenous planning, decolonization, environmental justice, equity, transportation, and accessibility 

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CESI Scholar

Interests: art-based practices and methodologies, death, dying, and grief

Communications Assistant

Interests: Sexual and reproductive health and rights, immigrant health, health communication and social media messaging

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Project Manager and Editorial Assistant

Interests: Program evaluation; social and environmental analysis; social return on investment; Indigenous issues; writing; editing.

Research Assistant

Interests: sexual violence, qualitative methods, intimate partner violence, community-engaged research, gender-based violence prevention, sexual health, program evaluation 

Research Assistant

Interests: gender equality, women empowerment, women economic empowerment, social entrepreneurship, girl's higher education

Research Shop Assistant

Interests: improvisation, arts-based community making, holistic healing practices, performance, care, experimental voice, play, delight, equity, collaboration/co-creation, rituals, collective wonder and well-being

Research Shop Assistant

Interests: workplace conflict, coping, green organizations.

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Research Shop Assistant

Interests: food security, sustainable agriculture, science and technology studies,  scholarship of teaching and learning, knowledge mobilization, social justice

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Research Shop Assistant

Interests: Healthcare, world history, agriculture, international development, interdisciplinary research, community-engaged research.

Research Shop Assistant

Interests: Students with disabilities, sociology of education, disability education, youth justice

Research Shop Assistant

Interests: youth justice, cognitive and social development, emerging adulthood, criminal justice reform, and interdisciplinary research 

Research Shop Assistant

Interests: Health promotion for refugees and marginalized populations, aging & chronic disease prevention, sports nutrition, cultural and social influences on dietary practices, behavior change interventions, evidence-based policy making. 

Research Shop Assistant

Interests: caregiving roles, more than human families, multispecies justice, critical community engaged scholarship, social justice 

Research Shop Assistant

Interests: Cannabis use, rural topics, place-based research, qualitative and quantitative methods

Research Shop Assistant

Interests: mental health and wellness, transgender identity, social justice, social enterprise  

Research Shop Assistant and Editor

Interests: health communication, health promotion, harm-reduction, working with marginalized populations.

Research Shop Project Manager

Interests: community-based participatory research, transdisciplinary approaches, sustainable food systems, social justice, traditional knowledge systems, program evaluation, knowledge mobilization