Current Members

Henry Akanko


Project Director of Hire Immigrants Ottawa (HIO)

Florina Gaborean


Social and Cultural Diversity Coordinator

Anyck Dauphin


Professor at the Université du Québec en Outaouais

Christina Gabriel


Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science and the Institute of Political Economy

Luisa Veronis

Associate Professor
Geography, Environment and Geomatics
University of Ottawa

Patti Lenard

Associate Professor of Ethics in the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Ottawa

Hindia Mohamoud

Director of the Ottawa Local Immigration Partnership

Brian Ray

Associate professor in the Department of Geography, Environment and Geomatics at the University of Ottawa

Muna Osman


Community Partner at Ottawa Local Immigration Partnership (OLIP)

Current Students

Huan Wang


Visiting Student Researcher in the Department of Geography, Environment and Geomatics at the University of Ottawa

Jasmine Rice

MA candidate in Bilingualism studies, Institute of official languages and Bilingualism, University of Ottawa

Amirreza Farshchin


PhD student in Geography at the University of Ottawa

Seham Shoubaky


Candidate au baccalauréat en sciences sociales, Université du Québec en Outaouais

Pauline Sarrazin


Candidate au doctorat en sciences sociales appliquées, UQO.

Josee Lalonde

MA Candidate, Institute of Political Economy, Carleton

Past Members

Lorna Jantzen


Acting Assistant Director with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

Saint-Phard Desir

Author of "Finding a job, practical guide for the French-speaking newcomers"

Cristian Penca

Social and Cultural Diversity Coordinator, City of Gatineau

Past Students

Cecilia Scoles

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Master's candidate,  Department of Geography, Environment and Geomatics at University of Ottawa

Rachel Walker

Rachel Walker
Student in Anthropology, University of Ottawa

Morris Stefanie

Stefanie Morris

BA in Sociocultural Anthropology from Brigham Young University

Xiaohao Wu


Student in Geography at University of Ottawa