Wilfrid Laurier University
About Wilfrid Laurier University
Wilfrid Laurier University, is a Canadian public research university located in the heart of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. It is a university devoted to learning, research, scholarship, creativity, professional expertise and personal development in a student-centred environment.
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Karen A. Grépin is an Associate Professor in the Department of Health Sciences and the School of International Policy and Governance at Wilfrid Laurier University. Dr. Grépin's research focuses on priority setting in health systems, institutional factors affecting the demand and supply of health services, and the politics and effectiveness of development assistance for health. She has a PhD in Health Policy (economics) from Harvard University and an SM in Health Policy and Management from the Harvard School of Public Health. Prior to joining Laurier, she was an Assistant Professor at the Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service at New York University.
Margaret Walton-Roberts is a professor in the Geography and Environmental studies department at Wilfrid Laurier University, and affiliated to the Balsillie School of International Affairs, Waterloo Ontario. Her research interests are in gender and migration, transnational networks in the Indian diaspora, and immigrant settlement in Canada. Her current research project focuses on the international migration of health care professionals in the context of economic regionalisation in North America and ASEAN. She has been awarded several external grants for her research, and has published 3 co-edited books, over 18 book chapters, and more than 20 journal articles on immigration and citizenship policy, settlement and integration and transnational community formation. Her latest co-edited book The Human Right to Citizenship: A Slippery Concept is published by University of Pennsylvania Press. Dr Walton-Roberts has led projects, published outputs, mentored, collaborated internationally, engaged in knowledge transfer with policy makers and community organizations, and established an international network of scholars focused on South Asian transnational migration networks. From 2008-2012 Dr Walton-Roberts was the inaugural Director of the International Migration Research Centre (IMRC); a research centre whose mandate is to serve as a focal point for debate, research, policy analysis, and proposal development related to international migration and mobility at the global, national and regional scale.
Katherina Kuschel is Researcher at Lazaridis School of Business and Economics - Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada, where she works for an international and collaborative research project that aims to foster women innovators in regional ecosystems.
Her main area of research is the identity building of female founders of technology ventures.
She was Visiting Researcher at Universität Siegen, Germany, during 2016.
For four years, she was Assistant Professor at Universidad del Desarrollo. She holds a Ph.D. in Social Psychology from Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.
Her research focuses on work-life balance and well-being among entrepreneurs, women entrepreneurs in high-tech startups, and copreneurial couples.