Latest SSHRC Grant

The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) recently announced the award recipients for its 2017-2018 Partnership Development Grants. I am pleased to report that my grant with Lianne Lefsrud (University of Alberta Faculty of Engineering) and Heather Eckert (University of Alberta, Faculty of Arts) was approved. Additional partners include the Alberta Energy Regulator, Alberta Justice and Solicitor General, Alberta Labor, and Nova Scotia Public Prosecution Service. The project is focused on “Enhancing Regulatory Effectiveness and Corporate Performance.”

Applicant Lianne Lefsrud University of Alberta
Co-applicants Heather Eckert University of Alberta
Joel Gehman University of Alberta
Collaborators Adele Tait Alberta Labor
David Welsh Nova Scotia Labor and Workforce Development
James Wilson Workers’ Compensation Board – Alberta
Susan McRory McRory Law Office
Partners Alberta Energy Regulator Red Deer, AB
Alberta Justice and Solicitor General Edmonton, AB
Alberta Labor Edmonton, AB
Nova Scotia Public Prosecution Service Halifax, NS
Title: Enhancing Regulatory Effectiveness and Corporate Performance
Years: 3 Funding: $ 135,708.00