Regular researchers

Ginette Aubin
Professeure régulière, Département d'ergothérapie, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières

Research interests
  • Social inclusion / exclusion
  • Social participation of vulnerable seniors
  • Severe mental disorders
  • Inclusive spaces
  • Occupational motivation and engagement
Maude Benoit
Assistant professor, Département de science politique, Université du Québec à Montréal

Research interests
  • Public policy and public administration
  • State and public policy reforms
  • Comparative analysis
  • Aging policy
  • Home Care Policy
  • Qualitative research methods
Valérie Bourgeois-Guérin
Associate Professor, Département de psychologie, Université du Québec à Montréal

Research interests
  • Humanistic psychology
  • Bereavement and relation to death
  • Geriatric palliative care / end of life
  • Psychological suffering
  • Social inclusion / exclusion
Shari Brotman
Associate Professor, School of Social Work, McGill University

Research interests
  • Access to care, equity in access to care / Care and service provision
  • Anti-oppressive practices
  • Marginalized senior populations / minorities (LBGTQ and ethnocultural communities)
  • Social inclusion / exclusion
  • Caregiving
  • Gerontological social work
Hélène Carbonneau
Professor, Études en loisir, culture et tourisme, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières

Research interests
  • Leisure
  • Social participation of seniors
  • Positive psychology
  • Functional limitations / Handicap
  • Caregiving
  • Participatory research methods
Yves Carrière
Professor, Département de démographie, Université de Montréal

Research interests
  • Demographic ageing
  • Policies and public administration
  • Older workers
  • Retirement
  • Support networks
  • Loss of autonomy
Mélanie Couture
In-House researcher, Center for Research and Expertise in Social Gerontology (CREGES), Integrated Health and Social Services University Network for West-Central Montreal

Research interests
  • Program development and evaluation / tools
  • Collaborative Approaches / Partnership between Seniors, Caregivers and Health Professionals
  • Mistreatment of older adults
  • Gerontotechnology
  • Participatory research methods
  • Mixed research methods
Sophie Éthier
Associate Professor, École de travail social et de criminologie, Université Laval

Research interests
  • Caregiving
  • Mistreatment of seniors and caregivers
  • Gerontological social work
  • Cognitive disorders (dementia, Alzheimer's disease)
  • Home care
Darla Fortune
Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Human Sciences, Concordia University

Intérêts de recherche
  • Belonging
  • Social inclusion / exclusion
  • Leisure
  • Dementia
  • Long-term care
Line Grenier
Professor, Département de communication, Université de Montréal

Research Interests
  • Medias
  • Technologies
  • Music
  • Social discourse / public discourse
  • Memory
  • Systems of norms
Shannon Hebblethwaite
Associate Professor, Department of Applied Human Sciences, Concordia University

Research Interests

  • Intergenerational relationships
  • Leisure
  • Technologies & Medias
  • Digital health technologies
  • Social inclusion / exclusion
  • Qualitative research methods
Annette Leibing
Professor, Faculté des sciences infirmières, Université de Montréal

Research interests
  • Deficits or cognitive disorders (dementia, Alzheimer's disease)
  • Mental health
  • Medical Anthropology
  • Drugs or Medicine
  • Prevention and health promotion
  • Biotechnologies
Patrik Marier
Professor, Department of Political Science, Concordia University

Research interests
  • Public policy and public administration
  • Social policy and social services for seniors
  • Pension Reforms
  • Social inclusion / exclusion
  • Impacts of demographic ageing
  • Comparative studies
Kirstie McAllum
Assistant professor, Department of Communication, Université de Montréal

Research interests
  • Professional and organizational experiences and identities
  • Non-standard work / Volunteering
  • Communication in organizations
  • Caregiving
  • Dignity of carees and caregivers
  • Qualitative research methods
Émilie Raymond
Assistant Professor, École de travail social et de criminologie, Université Laval

Intérêts de recherche
  • Social inclusion / exclusion
  • Inclusive cities
  • Social movements
  • Social participation of seniors
  • Functional limitations / Handicap
  • Participatory research
Kim Sawchuk
Professor, Department of Communication Studies, Concordia University

Research interests
  • Feminist studies
  • Technologies
  • Visual Arts
  • Communication
  • Media
  • Mixed research methods
Anne-Marie Séguin
Professor, Institut Nationale de la Recherche Scientifique – Urbanisation Culture Société Research Centre

Research interests
  • Social inclusion / exclusion and poverty
  • Sociospatial dimensions of aging
  • Environmental justice
  • Urban social policies
  • Living environments
Tamara Sussman
Associate Professor, School of Social Work, McGill University

Research interests
  • Chronic illnesses
  • Cognitive deficits or cognitive disorders (dementia, Alzheimer's disease)
  • Long term care
  • Public policies
  • Program development and evaluation / tools
  • Gerontological social work
Pierre-Yves Therriault
Professeur régulier, Département d'ergothérapie, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières

Research interests
  • Older workers and transitions
  • Enabling spaces
  • Employment and retention of older workers
  • Ergonomy / Occupational therapy
  • Teamwork: from cooperation to transdisplinarity
  • Prévention and health promotion
Isabelle Van Pevenage
In-House researcher, Center for Research and Expertise in Social Gerontology (CREGES), Integrated Health and Social Services University Network for West-Central Montreal

Research interests
  • Gerontological palliative care and end of life
  • Bereavement and relation to death
  • Caregiving
  • Trajectories – life courses
  • Family solidarities
Isabelle Wallach
Professeure, Département de sexologie, Université du Québec à Montréal

Research interests
  • Intimate and sexual life of seniors
  • Body, sexuality and aging
  • Gender and aging
  • Sexual minorities (LGBTQ) and aging
  • HIV / AIDS and aging
  • Qualitative research methods
Laurel Young
Associate Professor, Department of Creative Arts Therapies, Concordia University

Research interests
  • Music Therapy / Music and Health
  • Singing and health / Well-being
  • Music Practice Models in Geriatric and Dementia Care
  • Mental Health
  • Palliative care and bereavement care
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