RESEARCH PROJECTS AND GRANTS

 

 

2017-2022

2017-2022

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018-2021

2017-2019

 

2018

2017-2019

 

 

2017-2020

2017-2019

 

 

2017

 

2014-2016

 

 

2015

 

2013-2014

 

 

2012-2014

2012-2017

 

 

 

2010

 

 

 

2009-2010

2009

2008

 

2006-2008

2006

 

2002

2002

Principal Investigator

Work-Integration Social Enterprise (WISE) Longitudinal Evaluation Project

Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Insight Grant

Value: $281,000 CDN

 

Principal Investigator

Work-Integration Social Enterprise (WISE) Project for Training At-Risk Youth

Funded by: Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC)

Value: $300,000 CDN

Principal Investigator

The Conversion to Cooperatives Project (CoopConvert)

Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Partnership Development Grant

Value: $200,000 CDN

 

Co-Principal Investigator

The StudentDwellTO Symposium

Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Connections Grant

Value: $20,000 CDN

Co-Applicant

VIIth Critical Community Development International Seminar – Rethinking Development in Latin America: Alternative Models

(H. Veltmeyer, Saint Mary’s University/Universidad de Zacatecas, Principal Investigator)

Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Connections Grant

Value: $50,000 CDN

 

Co-Principal Investigator and Co-Lead of University of Toronto Team

StudentDwellTO (University Student Housing in Toronto: Addressing the Affordability Challenge)

A collaborative research and knowledge mobilization project co-funded by the Presidents’ Offices of the University of Toronto, York University, OCAD University, and Ryerson University

Value: $10,000 CDN (from $80,000 CDN shared across the university research teams, in conjunction with additional funding)

 

Co-Investigator

The Social Procurement Project
(J. Sumner, Principle Investigator; J. Quarter, former Principal Investigator to 2018)

Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Partnership Development Grant

Value: $200,000 CDN

Principal Investigator

Recuperating Workplaces, Creating Cooperatives, Regenerating Communities

Funded by: Connaught New Researcher Award, University of Toronto

Value: $10,000 CDN

 

Co-Applicant

VIth Critical Community Development International Seminar – Cooperativism and Local Development: An Alternative Development Path for Cuba

(S. Novkovic, Saint Mary’s University, Principal Investigator)

Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Connections Grant

Value: $50,000 CDN

 

Co-Investigator and Project Deputy Director

Supported Social Enterprises Research Project

(J. Quarter, Principal Investigator)

Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Partnership Grant (Letter of Intent phase). Applied to full grant on Nov. 1, 2015.

Value (of Letter of Intent phase): $20,000 CDN

 

Co-Applicant and Project Lead

The Social Return on Investment of Good Foot Delivery: A Case Study

Part of the Social Business for Marginalized Social Groups Project (J. Quarter, Principal Investigator)

Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Community-University Research Alliance (SSHRC-CURA) grant

Value: $1,000,000 CDN ($15,000.00 dedicated to the project that I led)

 

Postdoctoral Fellowship

Cooperating Out of the Crisis by Recuperating the Past: The Nexus of Popular Social Memory and Community Development in Argentine and Italian Worker-Recuperated Enterprises

Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada and University of Toronto

Value: $81,000 CDN (funding was for two years between 2013-2015, accepted half of funding due to Assistant Professor position commencing Jul. 1, 2014)

 

Co-Investigator

New Cooperative Development in Canada (Canadian National Cluster Project 3)

(F. Duguid & M. Vieta, lead academic co-researchers)

Part of the Measuring the Cooperative Difference Research Network

(S. Novkovic & D. Guy, Principal Investigators)

Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Community-University Research Alliance (SSHRC-CURA) grant, together with the Canadian Co-operative Association

Value of contract: $5,000 CDN

 

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship and Scientific Coordinator

New Production and Worker Cooperatives and the Employee Buyout Phenomenon

Funded by: European Research Institute on Cooperative and Social Enterprises, University of Trento, Trento, Italy

Value: €20,600

 

Researcher

Fair and Ethical Trade and Local Public Procurement Policies in Canada (Southern Ontario Node Project 5)

(J.J. McMurtry & D. Reed, project leads)

Canadian Social Economy Hub

(J. Quarter & I. MacPherson, principal investigators)

Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Community-University Research Alliance (SSHRC-CURA) grant

Value of contract: $6,000 CDN

 

Researcher

New Social Economy Initiatives in Latin America (Southern Ontario Node Project 20)

(D. Schugurensky, project lead)

Canadian Social Economy Hub

(J. Quarter & I. MacPherson, principal investigators)

Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada’s Community-University Research Alliance (SSHRC-CURA) grant

Value of contract: $6,500 CDN

 

Amy and Tim Dauphinee Scholarship

Ontario Credit Union Charitable Foundation, Canadian Association for Studies in Co-operation, and Canadian Co-operative Association

Value: $3,000 CDN

 

Ontario Graduate Scholarship

Provincial Government of Ontario and York University

Value: $15,000 CDN

 

Doctoral Fellowship

Taking Destiny into Their Own Hands: Autogestión and Cooperation in Argentina’s Worker-Recuperated Enterprises

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada and York University

Value: $40,000 CDN

 

Ontario Graduate Scholarship

Provincial Government of Ontario and York University

Value: $15,000 CDN (declined in lieu of simultaneous SSHRC funding)

 

Canwest Global Graduate Fellowship

Simon Fraser University

Value: $10,500 CDN

 

Cable Television Pioneer Graduate Scholarship

Simon Fraser University

Value: $1,000 CDN