Date: Thursday November 8, 2018
Time: 10 AM to 12 PM
Location: Harry Crowe Room (Atkinson 109)
You are invited to attend the Building collaborations and partnerships in the Social Sciences and Humanities event.
This information session is intended for faculty members working in SSHRC disciplines who are interested in getting a better understanding of how to develop fruitful collaborations with academic, community, and/or industry partners, as well as build and run large-scale research projects.
Following a roundtable discussion format, this session will be led by SSHRC-funded faculty members who have a successful history with such endeavours:
- Pat Armstrong, Professor, Sociology, LA&PS – Principal Investigator, Reimagining Long-Term Residential Care & Co-Editor of the book, Creative Teamwork: Developing Rapid, Site-Switching Ethnography
- Stephen Gaetz, Professor, Education – Director, Canadian Observatory on Homelessness & the Homeless Hub
- Carolyn Podruchny, Associate Professor, History, LA&PS – Principal Investigator, “Aandse: Anishinaabe ways of knowing and the transformation of university-based knowledge creation and transfer”
- Anna Hudson, Professor, Visual Art & Art History, AMPD – Director, Mobilizing Inuit Cultural Heritage
- Janine Marchessault, Dept. of Cinema & Media Arts, AMPD – Director, Archive / Counter-Archive
Michael Johnny, Manager, Knowledge Mobilization, Innovation York will also participate and share his expertise as relates to facilitating partnership building and knowledge mobilization.
This is a great opportunity for York community members, either early career or mid-career who are ready to change gears, to learn from their peers about the various approaches to forming collaborations and partnerships, and how to successfully maintain them.
Please RSVP if you are interested in attending this event. Refreshments will be served.