Practical Advice on Communicating Sociological Research Effectively

Panels and Plenary, Workshops and Student Development
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This panel features six sociologists with considerable experience communicating sociological research to non-academic audiences, including journalists; community organizations; and government agencies, departments, and ministries. Each panelist will share their experiences and offer practical advice for other sociologists interested in doing the same.

Panelists:

Rima Wilkes, Professor, University of British Columbia
Michael Haan, Associate Professor, Western University
Karen Robson, Associate Professor, McMaster University
Fuyuki Kurasawa, Associate Professor, York University
Sarah Wilkins-Laflamme, Assistant Professor, University of Waterloo
Karen Foster, Assistant Professor, Dalhousie University

Tags: Media Studies, Professional Development

Organizer: John McLevey, University of Waterloo