Staff Directory

Our researchers are sought after leaders in community-based research, knowledge mobilization, and the scholarship of engagement.  Our researchers and research assistants play a key role in ensuring the progress of our partnerships and projects. Their experience is drawn from various faculties across the University of Alberta. We strive to provide innovative experiential-based learning opportunities for our graduate students and new leadership opportunities for our staff.  Our current staff are listed below.

 Name Title Email Telephone
Morgan Allen Community Resource Coordinator  
Tatjana Alvadj
Research Coordinator
Rob Buschmann Research Associate 780-492-4367
Jason Daniels Evaluation and Research Associate / Specialist 780-492-6332
Surma Das EPE Research Coordinator 780-492-4409
Chelsea Durber Graduate Research Assistant  
Karen Edwards
Rebecca Gokiert
Associate Director, Research & Evaluation in Early
Childhood Education 780-492-6297
Marilyn Hawirko
Centre Administrator 780-492-6177
Shelly Jun Research Coordinator 780-248-1979
Bethan Kingsley
Postdoctoral Fellow 780-492-4409
Maria Mayan
Associate Director, Research & Evaluation in Poverty 780-492-9209
Teresa Mejia Project Coordinator 780-492-5048
Kirstyn Morley Research Assistant  
Erica Partridge Graduate Research Assistant  
Maira Quintanilha Graduate Research Assistant (on leave)  
Laurie Schnirer  (on leave)
Sarah Scott
Research Assistant
Mischa Taylor Graduate Research Assistant  
Stanley Varnhagen Faculty Services Officer 780-492-3641
Emma Wallace Graduate Research Assistant  
Sennait Yohannes Community Knowledge Mobilization Coordinator