Who we are
SJRI is a vibrant collective of faculty from Brock University brought together by a shared concern for pressing social justice issues and supported by a Projects Facilitator (Dr. Rachel Hirsch). We are governed by a Director (Dr. Mary Breunig) and Faculty Steering Committee.
The SJRI is currently comprised of 45 Brock University faculty members. SJRI faculty members work across multiple Departments and Centres including; Centre for Labour Studies, Child and Youth Studies, Community Health Sciences, Dramatic Arts, English Language and Literature, Geography, Graduate and Undergraduate Education, History, Kinesiology, Political Science, Recreation and Leisure Studies, Sociology, Teacher Education, Visual Arts, and Women and Gender Studies.
Faculty working at Brock University who are interested in conducting transdisciplinary social justice research are welcome to apply for affiliated membership status with SJRI. Please click here to learn more.