Funded Projects in the Faculty of Arts

The University of Regina Faculty of Arts is home to world renowned research expertise and creative innovation. Our faculty members lead funded research projects that span the diverse breadth of the liberal arts and humanities. Researchers hold grants from the prestigious Canadian Tri-Coucil of funding bodies - the Social Sciences and Humanities Council of Canada, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research - along with equally esteemed and more area-specific granting organizations.

We invite you to explore the research impact of the Faculty of Arts through our list of funded projects (2018-present).

 



 Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

Researcher Unit Year Award Amount Project
Arbuthnott, Katherine PSYC 2018 SSHRC SIG/President's Office Seed Grant $5000.00 N/A
Bruer, Kaila PSYC 2019 SSHRC Insight Development Grant $68,412.00 Questioning Children in Canadian Courts
Coupal, Michelle ENGL 2019 Canada Research Chair $100,000.00 Truth and Reconciliation and Indigenous Literatures
Coupal, Michelle ENGL 2019 Canada Research Chair support $100,000.00 N/A
Dolter, Brett PAIS 2018 SSHRC Sub-grant $5257.00 N/A
Elliott, Patricia JRN 2018 SSHRC Partnership Engage Grant $20,000.00 CMP Journalism Project: The Price of Oil
Fontan, Jean-Marc (with Lynn Gidluck) CRU 2019 SSHRC Partnership Grant $5000.00 Evaluation du role et des actions de fondations subventionnaires canadiennes en reponse a l’enjeu des inegalites sociales et des defies environnementaux
Gagnon, Alain (with Arjun Tremblay) PAIS 2019 SSHRC Connections $5000.00 Federalism, Democracy and National Diversity in the 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities
Granovsky-Larsen, Simon PAIS 2020 SSHRC Insight Development Grant $70,109.00 The security practices of Canadian extractive companies in Central America
Mathews, Vanessa GEOG 2019 SSHRC Insight Development Grant $68,861.00 The Effects of Craft Beer on Ontario's Small Urban Contres
Miller, Andrew INDG 2018 SSHRC Insight Development Grant $64,980.00 Reconnecting People, Land and Language in an Indigenous Cultural Landscape
Shami, Jeanne ENGL 2019 SSHRC Insight Development Grant $214,483.00 Early Modern Manuscript Sermons 1530-1715: Collaborative Research Applications
Stevenson, Allyson PAIS 2018 Canada Research Chair - Tier II $95,000.00 Indigenous Peoples and Global Social Justice
Stevenson, Allyson PAIS 2018 SSHRC Insight Development Grant $18,961.47 N/A
Stewart, Michelle GRCS 2018 SSHRC Partnership Engage Grant $24,805.00 Addressing Stigma and Building up Understandings of FASD: A collaborative partnership
Stewart, Michelle GRCS 2018 SSHRC SIG/President's Office Seed Grant $5000.00 FASD Peer Mentoring: A Pilot Study on Modification of Resources and Tools to Better Meet Needs in Addressing Social Isolation


Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

Researcher Unit Year Award Amount Project
Bruer, Kaila PSYC 2020 Collaborative Research and Development Grant $120,000.00 Cognitive mechanisms underlying face recognition memory reports
Gordon, Jennifer PSYC 2020 Collaborative Research and Development Grant $190,000.00 Identifying the biophysical mechanisms underlying estradiol's effects on mood in women
Robinson, Katherine PSYC 2018 Discovery Development Grant $20,000.00 Children’s Understanding of Arithmetic Concepts: Development, Cognitive Factors, and Links to Algebra
Sauchyn, David GEOG 2019 Collaborative Research and Development Grant $98,000.00 N/A
Sauchyn, David GEOG 2018 Collaborative Research and Development Grant $98,000.00 Natural & Externally Forced Hydroclimatic Variability in the North Saskatchewan River Basin
Sauchyn, David GEOG 2018 Engage Grant $23,500.00 Long-term hydroclimatic variability in the lower North Saskatchewan River basin

 

Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Researcher Unit Year Award Amount Project
Asmundson, Gordon PSYC 2018 CIHR $500.00 COVID-19: The Role of Psychological Factors in the Spreading of Disease, Discrimination, and Distress
Browne, Erin PSYC 2018 Research Allowance $15,000.00 N/A
Carleton, Nicholas PSYC 2019 CIHR $149,956.00 An Augmented Training Program for Preventing Post-Traumatic Stress Injuries Among Diverse Public
Fafard, Patrick (with Tom McIntosh) PAIS 2018 Planning and Dissemination Grant $19,995.00 Integrating Science and Politics for Public Health
Gallant, Natasha PSYC 2018 Research Allowance $5000.00 N/A
Gordon, Jennifer PSYC 2018 University of Saskatchewan/Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research $59,793.00 Steroid Hormone Regulation and Stress-Sensitivity as Modulators of Depressive Symptoms during Reproduction
Soucy, Joelle PSYC 2018 Research Allowance $15,000.00 N/A

 

Other External Awards

Researcher Unit Year Award Amount Project
Bedoya Soto, Juan GEOG 2018 Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship $17,840.00 N/A
Beshai, Shadi PSYC 2018 Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation - Establishment Grant $117,539.00 Efficacy of a Self-Compassion Intervention to Prevent Relapse and Recurrence of Depression: Fostering Trait Resilience to Disrupt the Cycle of Depression
Carleton, Nicholas PSYC 2018 Canadian Institute for Public Safety Research and Treatment $20,000,000.00 National Research Consortium with CIHR to address the incidence of post-traumatic stress injuries among public safety officers
Carleton, Nicholas PSYC 2018 Canadian Institute for Public Safety Research and Treatment $10,000,000.00 Internet-based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy pilot as a means of providing greater access to treatment/care for public safety officers across Canada
Carleton, Nicholas PSYC 2018 Government of Alberta $62,400.00 Assessing the Impact of an Established Peer Support Model within PSP
Carleton, Nicholas PSYC 2018 Wounded Warrior Canada - Before Operational Stress Program $60,000.00 N/A
Childs, Jason ECON 2018 Collaborative Applied Research in Economics $13,000.00 Comparing the current and historic fiscal and economic realities of Saskatchewan and Newfoundland
Childs, Jason ECON 2018 Memorial University of Newfoundland $13,000.00 Applied Economics Research Initiative - Estimating Microeconomics Parameters
Demers, Jason ENGL 2018 Congress 2018 $2279.00 Thinking Big lecture: Bringing Higher Education to Prison
Dolter, Brett ECON 2019 David Suzuki Foundation $25,000.00 Municipal Energy Future: Case Study of Regina, Saskatchewan survey and deliberative dialogues
Fletcher, Amber SOST 2019 MITACS Accelerate/Saskatchewan Arts Alliance $180,000.00 The Value of Arts and Culture for Community Cohesion
Fletcher, Amber SOST 2019 Queen Elizabeth II $17,640.00 Advanced Scholar
Fletcher, Amber SOST 2018 MITACS Accelerated $45,000.00 Knowledge mobilization: Local community engagement, sustainability and adaptive governance
Gordon, Jennifer PSYC 2019 Canadian Foundation for Innovation - JELF $80,000.00 Psychoneuroendocrinology Laboratory
Gordon, Jennifer PSYC 2018 Canadian Psychological Association - Neuropsychology Section Research Award $2500.00 Estrogen and cognitive functioning in the menopause transition
Gordon, Jennifer PSYC 2018 Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research $15,000.00 Estrogen and cognitive functioning in the menopause transition
Gordon, Jennifer PSYC 2018 Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research $10,000.00 Trainee funding
Gordon, Jennifer PSYC 2018 Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation - Patient-Oriented Research Leader Award $249,660.00 Improving Women's Mental Health in Saskatchewan
Grummisch, Julia PSYC 2018 Canadian Psychological Association $2500.00 N/A
Hadjistavropoulos, Heather PSYC 2019 Craig H. Neilsen Foundation $386,000.00 Internet Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Well-Being, Spinal Cord Injury
Hadjistavropoulos, Heather PSYC 2019 Ministry of Health $456,000.00 Internet-delivered cognitive behaviour therapy in Saskatchewan
 Hadjistavropoulos, Heather PSYC 2019 Ministry of Health $150,000.00 Expanded Scope of Internet-delivered Cognitive behavioural therapy in Saskatchewan
Hadjistavropoulos, Heather PSYC 2019 Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research $129,860.00 Partner with Patients
Hadjistavropoulos, Heather PSYC 2018 Ministry of Health $200,00.00 Expanded Scope of Internet-delivered Cognitive behavioural therapy in Saskatchewan
Hadjistavropoulos, Heather PSYC 2018 Ministry of Health $456,000.00 Evaluating Online Cognitive Behaviour Therapy of Anxiety and Depression 2018-2019
Hadjistavropoulos, Heather PSYC 2018 Saskatchewan Health Authority $108,000.00 Internet Delivered Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Services
Hadjistavropoulos, Heather PSYC 2018 Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation - Patient-Oriented Research Leader Award $118,740.00 Partnering with Patients to Expand Internet-delivered Cognitive Behaviour Therapy in Saskatchewan to include Programs Addressing Alcohol Misuse and Sleep Problems
Hadjistavropoulos, Thomas PSYC 2020 AGE-WELL Core Research Program $550,000.00 Advanced Technologies for Pain Care in Older Adults With Dementia
Hadjistavropoulos, Thomas PSYC 2018 AGE-WELL Core Research Program $50,000.00 PAIN CARE - Improving Pain care for Older Adults through the Use of Advanced Technologies (extension)
Hadjistavropoulos, Thomas PSYC 2018 AGE-WELL National Centres of Excellence Grant $15,000.00 AGE WELL National Centres of Excellence Grant (Advanced Technologies in Pain Care) (renewal)
Loutzenhiser, Lynn PSYC 2018 Ministry of Health $200,00.00 Expanded Scope of Internet-delivered Cognitive behavioural therapy in Saskatchewan
Riegel, Christian ENGL 2018 Canadian Foundation for Innovation - Infrastructure Operating Fund $8383.00 Interactive Media, Poetics, Aesthetics, Cognition and Technology Lab (IMPACT lab)
Klest, Bridget PSYC 2019 Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research $22,827.00 Assessing opinions on patient centered care in primary care in Canada (extension)
Klest, Bridget PSYC 2018 Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research $18,000.00 Assessing opinions on patient centred care in primary care in Canada
Klest, Bridget PSYC 2018 Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research - Sprout Grant $2350.00 N/A
Ruddell, Rick JS 2019 Regina Police Service $12,000.00 Estevan/Weyburn/Rural Community Survey 2019
Sauchyn, David GEOG 2019 Environment and Climate Change Canada $24,900.00 Climate Services Training Scan
Sauchyn, David GEOG 2019 All One Sky Foundation $20,000.00 Meta-Analysis of Climate Change and Water in the Edmonton Metropolitan Region
Sauchyn, David GEOG 2019 Limnos Environmental $2000.00 Service Agreement - Briefing Notes on Climate Change in Saskatchewan
Sauchyn, David GEOG 2019 Water Security Agency $42,000.00 Service Agreement: Building Capacity for Community Hydrological Drought Response
Sauchyn, David GEOG 2019 Water Security Agency $14,840.00 Service Agreement: Water Management Capacity Building to Achieve Climate Resilience
Sauchyn, David GEOG 2018 Alberta Innovates - Energy and Environmental Solutions $34,500.00 Adaptation to changing water in Alberta (ACWA)
Sauchyn, David GEOG 2018 Colleges and Institutions Canada $15,000.00 Internship - Long-term climate variability of the Canadian Prairies
Sauchyn, David GEOG 2018 Colleges and Institutions Canada $5390.00 Internship - Climate change
Sauchyn, David GEOG 2018 EPCOR Utilities $70,000.00 Natural & Externally Forced Hydroclimatic Variability in the North Saskatchewan River Basin
Sauchyn, David GEOG 2018 MITACS Accelerated $135,000.00 Security and Resiliency of Prairie Industrial Water Supplies
Sauchyn, David GEOG 2018 Natural Resources Canada $30,000.00 National Assessment - Prairies Chapter
Sah Akwen, Nancy SOST 2018 Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship $14,954.23 N/A
Stewart, Michelle GRCS 2019 Public Safety Canada $978,272.00 Navigator-Advocates: Integrated Supports for Justice-Involved Indigenous Youth and Adults with FASD
Tomczak, Corey (with Kristi Wright) PSYC 2019 Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation $5000.00 A Pilot Study to test the Effectiveness and Feasibility of Saskatchewan's First Chronic Disease Management Intervention Program for Children with Congenital Heart Disease
Wilson, Stuart ECON 2018 Ministry of Corrections and Policing $514,833.00 Economics of Policing and Corrections Services
Wright, Kristi PSYC 2019 University of Saskatchewan $21,500.00 CHAMPS - Jim Pattison Children's Hospital Foundation
Wright, Kristi PSYC 2018 Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research $116,605.00 N/A
Wright, Kristi PSYC 2018 Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation - Patient-Oriented Research Leader Award $228,395.00 Transforming Mental Health Prevention Service Delivery for Children and Adolescents with Cystic Fibrosis: A Program of Research

 

Internal Awards - Faculty of Arts

Research Unit Year Award Amount Project
Asmundson, Gordon PSYC 2020 Dean's Research Award $5000.00 COVID-19: The Role of Psychological Factors in the Spreading of Disease, Discrimination, and Distress
Belisle, Donica HIST 2019 Dean's Research Award $4920.00 When Sugar Was Nutritious: Saving and Substituting Sugar During the World Wars
Belisle, Donica HIST 2018 Accessible Scholarship Prize - Outreach $500.00 When Women Went to War: Western Canadian Women and WWI
Cazakoff, Ingrid Heritage Saskatchewan 2018 CRU Research and Action Fund $3000.00 Should Saskatchewan History be relaunched? A Feasibility Study to Determine a Way Forward
Chernov, Gennadiy JRN 2018 Dean's Research Award $3600.00 The Media and Populism in Europe: Lessons for Canada
Demers, Jason ENGL 2019 Creative Research Award $3625.60 Edited Collection of Prison Writing
Eaton, Emily GEOG 2020 Accessible Scholarship Prize - Writing $500.00 Crude Lessons: Fossil Fuel Influence on Environmental Education in Saskatchewan
Eaton, Emily GEOG 2019 Accessible Scholarship Prize - Outreach $500.00 Just Transitions: Building Saskatchewan's Next Economy
Grande, Troni ENGL 2018 Creative Research Award $3000.00 Finding Frozina
Granovsky-Larsen, Simon PAIS 2019 Dean's Research Award $4984.85 Security Practices of Canadian Extractive Companies in Central America
Granovsky-Larsen PAIS 2018 Accessible Scholarship Prize - Writing $500.00 Guatemalan Water Protectors Fight to Free Their Rivers
Hadjistavropoulos, Thomas PSYC 2020 Accessible Scholarship Prize - Outreach $500.00 #SeePainMoreClearly
Jaffe, JoAnn SOST 2019 Dean's Research Award $5000.00 Women's Communities of Practice of Practical Knowledge of Neglected Crops in Tanzania: A Pilot Study
Mathews, Vanessa GEOG 2019 Accessible Scholarship Prize - Writing $500.00 Reconfiguring the Breastfeeding Body in Urban Public Spaces
Smith, Austen PSYC 2019 Dean's Research Award $3950.00 Using Driving to Understand Extrapersonal Spatial Biases
Saskatchewan Trails Association N/A 2018 CRU Research and Action Fund $2970.00 Saskatchewan Trails
Seimer, Julia GEOG 2019 Faculty of Arts $1000.00 Annual Meeting of the Prairie Division of the Canadian Association of Geographers (PCAG 2019)
Stevenson, Allyson PAIS 2018 Faculty of Arts $10,000.00 Canada Research Chair - Arts Stipend
Stewart, Michelle GRCS 2018 Faculty of Arts $1000.00 Journal for the Anthropology of North America
Tremblay, Arjun PAIS 2019 Dean's Research Award $5000.00 Cultural Pluralism in Comparative Perspectives: 50 Years After the Adoption of Multiculturalism as a Pillar of Canadian Identity

 

Internal Awards - University of Regina

Researcher Unit Award Year Amount Project
Asmundson, Gordon PSYC President's Office 2020 $6000.00 COVID-19: The Role of Psychological Factors in the Spreading of Disease, Discrimination, and Distress
Asmundson, Gordon PSYC Department of Psychology 2020 $500.00 COVID-19: The Role of Psychological Factors in the Spreading of Disease, Discrimination, and Distress
Belisle, Donica HIST President's Research Seed Grant - SSHRCC Explore Grant 2019 $4860.00 Sugar in Canadian Advertisements and Cookbooks, 1850-1980
Beshai, Shadi PSYC President's Office 2018 $9036.00 Mind-OP: Pilot Trial of a Self-Help, Online Mindfulness Intervention for Anxiety and Depression
Blake, Raymond HIST President's Office - VPR Award 2019 $734.00 Diversity and the Sense of Belonging to Canada
Blake, Raymond HIST President's Office 2018 $2000.00 Publication: Celebrating Canada: Volume 2. Commemorations, Anniversaries and National Symbols
Bruer, Kaila PSYC President's Office 2019 $3000.00 NSERC Development Grant application
Dolter, Brett ECON President's Office 2019 $3000.00 SSHRC Insight Development Grant application
Elliott, Patricia JRN President's Office 2018 $3000.00 CMP Journalism Project Data Completion
Granovsky-Larsen, Simon PAIS President's Office 2019 $3000.00 SSHRC Insight Development Grant application
Hadjistavropoulos, Thomas PSYC President's Office 2018 $25,000.00 Renewal of AGE WELL National Centres of Excellence Grant
McQuinn, Brian PAIS President's Office 2019 $3000.00 SSHRC Insight Development Grant application
Londono Sulkin, Carlos ANTH President's Office 2018 $3000.00 SSHRC Insight Development Grant application
Meban, David GEOG Centre for Teaching and Learning - Teaching Award 2019 $3236.40 Students as Stakeholders
Robinson, Katherine PSYC Office of the Vice President, Research 2018 $3000.00 Children’s Understanding of Arithmetic Concepts: Development, Cognitive Factors, and Links to Algebra
Seimer, Julia GEOG President's Office - Conference Fund 2019 $2000.00 Annual Meeting of the Prairie Division of the Canadian Association of Geographers (PCAG 2019)
Stevenson, Allyson PAIS President's Office 2019 $3000.00 SSHRC Insight Development Grant application
Stevenson, Allyson PAIS President's Office 2018 $500,000.00 Canada Research Chair - Salary Stipend
Stewart, Michelle GRCS President's Office 2018 $4000.00 SSHRC Insight Development Grant application
Tremblay, Arjun PAIS President's Office 2019 $3000.00 SSHRC Insight Development Grant application