Research Associates

The Manitoba Office works with a team of research associates, listed below. To request media interviews or find out about public speakers, please contact Karen Schlichting at the CCPA-Manitoba office: 204-927-3200 or [email protected]

David Alper
Professor, School of Social Work, Universite de St. Boniface
Housing, health and social policy

Fletcher Baragar
Associate Professor, Economics, University of Manitoba
Manitoba Economy

Kirsten Bernas
Policy and Research Manager, Canadian Community Economic Development Network
Poverty, Housing

Marleny M. Bonnycastle
Assistant Professor, University of Manitoba, Northern Social Work Program
Refugee women, Homelessness, FASD, Northern Issues, Community-Based Research

Jerry Buckland
Faculty Member, International Development Studies, University of Winnipeg
Rural development

Robert Chernomas
Professor, Economics, University of Manitoba
Health Economics, Post Secondary Education

Elizabeth Comack
Professor, Sociology, University of Manitoba
Gender, Social Justice

Lawrence Deane
Associate Professor, Inner City Social Work, University of Manitoba
Housing

Julie Guard
Associate Professor, Labour Studies, University of Manitoba
Labour

Ian Hudson
Associate Professor, Economics, University of Manitoba
Provincial Budget, Taxation

Pete Hudson
Professor (retired), Social Work, University of Manitoba
Health Care, Social Policy
 

Jessica Klassen
Manitoba Research Alliance Administrator
Public Housing 

Peter Kulchyski
Professor, Native Studies, University of Manitoba
Community Economic Development

John Loxley
Professor, Economics, University of Manitoba
Community Economic Development

Shauna MacKinnon
Assistant Professor, Urban and Inner City Studies, University of Winnipeg
Adult Education, Poverty Reduction

Kathy Mallett
Consultant
Early Learning, Aboriginal Education, Inner-City

Susan Prentice
Professor, Sociology, University of Manitoba
Family, Child Care Policy

Tim Sale
Federal Housing Policy

Zoë St. Aubin
Research Consultant
Newcomer and Northern Issues

Maureen Simpkins
Associate Professor, University College of the North, Aboriginal and Northern Studies
City planning, participatory research, northern issues, homelessness, gender

Ian Skelton
Professor, City Planning, University of Manitoba
City Planning

Jim Silver
Chair, Urban & Inner City Studies, University of Winnipeg
Inner City, Indigenous Issues

Ray Silvius
Assistant Professor, Political Science, University of Winnipeg
Political Economy

Andrew Woolford
Associate Professor, Sociology, University of Manitoba
Crime, Aboriginal issues