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The purpose of this database is to identify a network of researchers in the Atlantic Region who are conducting research on family-work issues. If you are interested in contacting any of these researchers please do so at the email listed.

 

NamePosition          

University/Organization and
Areas of Interest

 

E-mail

 

Brenda Beagan
Associate Professor

School of Occupational Therapy,
Dalhousie University

  • health profession education, social inequality
 dal.ca
Colleen CameronSenior Program Staff            

Coady International Institute, School of Nursing, St. Francis Xavier University

  • gender and health
 stfx.ca
Arla DayAssociate Professor

Department of Sociology, Saint Mary's University

  • job stress, work and family balance, occupational health
smu.ca
Pamela FanceyAssociate Director

Nova Scotia Centre on Aging

  • policies for employed caregivers, family relations, financial support for caregivers
msvu.ca
Jacqueline GahaganAssociate Professor

School of Health & Human Performance, Dalhousie University

  • unpaid caregiving
dal.ca
Alecia GreenResearch Associate
Dalhousie University
  • gender, feminism, health, ethnicity, and race
dal.ca
Diana GustafsonAssistant ProfessorDivision of Community Health & Humanities, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • women's paid and unpaid caring, sociology of health and health promotion
med.mun.ca

Barbara Hamilton-Hinch

 

ProfessorBlack Student Advisor, Dalhousie Universitydal.ca
Glenda Hawkins
Research Analyst

Maritime Data Centre for Aging Research & Policy Analysis

  • continuing care; home care utilization; social, health, economic implications of caregiving
msvu.ca
Áine Humble Associate Professor Department of Family Studies and Gerontology, Mount Saint Vincent University
  • family-work interface, division of unpaid family work, social construction of gender, women and retirement
msvu.ca
Janice Keefe

Professor & Canada Research

Chair

Department of Family Studies and Gerontology, Mount Saint Vincent University
  • informal caregiving, work and eldercare, continuing care policy
msvu.ca
Lynn Lethbridge
Dalhousie University
dal.ca
Judy MacDonaldAssistant ProfessorSchool of Social Work, Dalhousie University
  • disability, health and women's health; feminist counselling 
dal.ca
Laurene RehmanAssociate Professor
School of Health & Human Performance, Dalhousie University
  • work relationships and their impact on health
dal.ca
Christine SaulnierAdjunct Assistant Professor School of Health & Human Performance, Dalhousie University
  • social inclusion, social support, welfare and health care reform
dal.ca
Katherine Side
Assistant Professor
Department of Women's Studies, Mount Saint Vincent University

gender and voluntary community contributions

msvu.ca
Robin Stadnyk
Assistant Professor School of Occupational Therapy, Dalhousie University
  • community practice, policies and services to support seniors 
     
dal.ca
Evangelia Tastsoglou
Professor & Chair
Department of Sociology & Criminology, Saint Mary's University
  • gender and ethnicity, gender and class studies, immigrant women
smu.ca