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Board of Directors

The International Migration Research Centre (IMRC) Board of Directors consists of the director, associate director and research associates from Wilfrid Laurier University, University of Waterloo and/or the Balsillie School of International Affairs, drawing on a wide range of institutional experience and research capacity. The Board is the IMRC’s governance body, providing strategic direction in research, funding applications, operations and programming.

Alison Mountz
Director, International Migration Research Centre
Canada Research Chair in Global Migration
Geography and Environmental Studies and Balsillie School of International Affairs

Kim Rygiel
Associate Director, International Migration Research Centre
Political Science, Wilfrid Laurier University and Balsillie School of International Affairs

Bree Akesson
Faculty of Social Work; Social Justice and Community Engagement (SJCE), Wilfrid Laurier University

Tara Bedard
Executive Director, Immigration Partnership

Jonathan Crush
School of International Policy and Governance and Balsillie School of International Affairs

Jenna Hennebry
Communication Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University and the Balsillie School of International Affairs

Suzan Ilcan
Sociology and Legal Studies, University of Waterloo and the Balsillie School of International Affairs

Lucy Luccisano
Sociology and North American Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University

Janet McLaughlin
Health Studies and Social Justice and Community Engagement program, Wilfrid Laurier University

Allison Petrozziello
PhD candidate in Global Governance, Balsillie School of International Affairs, Wilfrid Laurier University

Margaret Walton-Roberts
Geography and Environmental Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University and School of International Policy and Governance, Balsillie School of International Affairs

Kira Williams
Alumna, Geography, Wilfrid Laurier University and School of International Policy and Governance, Balsillie School of International Affairs

Staff

Sean Lockwood
Research and Program Coordinator, IMRC.

Contact Us:

E: imrc@wlu.ca
T: 226.772.3183
Office Location: Balsillie School of International Affairs, Room 242, 67 Erb Street West, Waterloo, ON