As of July 1, Dr. Kate Tilleczek, is a Full Professor and Tier I Canada Research Chair (Young Lives, Education & Global Good) at York University. She will develop and direct the Young Lives Institute~Canada. This new institute will build upon the successes of the team at the Young Lives Research Laboratory, which will be dissolved at UPEI as of December 30th.
Young Lives has a number of active projects from a variety of funding sources, including the DFATD funded Wekimün: A school for and with Indigenous Youth & Communities in Chiloé, Chile; the SSHRC funded Digital Media and Young Lives Over Time: International and Cultural Comparisons study and the CIHR funded Atlantic Canada Children’s Effective Service Strategies (ACCESS-MH) project.
To learn more about the Young Lives Research Lab please explore tabs above. For opportunities to collaborate with the YLRL contact Ross Dwyer, Research Manager. To stay up to date with our research follow us on Facebook and Twitter.