Participating Researchers

Marie-Josée Massicotte, School of Political Studies
Coordinator of the LISF and member of the Editorial Review Board of the newly created Canadian Food Studies Journal. Marie-Josée is also member of theObservatoire sur la souveraineté alimentaire (CÉRIUM, REDTAC), located at the Université de Montréal. She is working on global politics, social movements and food sovereignty. Her current research is looking at Brazilian and Mexican peasant movements fighting for the implementation of alternative agricultural pratices and modes of economic development, based on social and environmental justice. She is also co- editor of the book entitled Globalization and Food Sovereignty, to be publishedat University of Toronto Press.

José López
, Department of Sociology and Anthropology
José López’s current research is located at the intersection of the sociology of Human Rights and Food Studies, particularly the Political Economy of Food. His SSHRC funded research is concerned with mapping the emergence and exploring the efficacy of the Human Right to Food.

Deborah Sick
, Department of Sociology and Anthropology

Michael Robidoux
, School of Human Kinetics/ Indigenous Health Research Group

Dominique Masson
, Women’s Studies/Sociology
Dominique Masson heads a SSHRC-funded research project on solidarity-building around the issue of food sovereignty in a transnational feminist network, the World March of Women.

Joshua Ramisch
, School of International Development and Global Studies

David Welch
, School of Social Work

Isabelle Giroux
, Nutrition Sciences

Dalie Giroux
, School of Political Studies

Melissa Marschke
, School of International Development and Global Studies

Lise Dubois
, Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Institute of Population Health

Elizabeth A. Kristjansson
, School of Psychology

Étienne Hainzelin
, Visiting professor. School of International Development and Global Studies

Dia Sanou
, Interdisciplinary school of Health Sciences

Béatriz Oliver
, Department of Sociology and Anthropology

Graduate Students

Courtney Mason, post-doctoral fellow, Indigenous Health Research Group

Catherine Martel
, MA, School of International Development and Global Studies

Philippe Markarian
, MA, School of Political Studies

Yolande Winegarden
, BA, Honours in International Development and Globalization 

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