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Sydney Chapados

Doctoral Fellow, Sociology, Carleton University

Sydney Chapados is an SSHRC Doctoral Fellow at Carleton University in the Sociology PhD studying child poverty and how it is represented in policy. She graduated from the Master of Arts in Sociology at the University of Windsor in 2020, after completing a Bachelor of Arts in Women's and Gender Studies and Sociology. Sydney is committed to understanding how policy that attempts to address child poverty is inadequate on multiple levels, and exploring solutions to those policy flaws. She has worked in both community front-line work and research, combining lived experience and practical/theoretical knowledge.

Experience

  • 2020–present
    Teaching Assistant, Carleton University
  • 2020–present
    Doctoral Research Fellow, Carleton University
  • 2018–2020
    Data Manager, Sexual Assault Resistance Education Center
  • 2018–2020
    Graduate Assistant, University of Windsor
  • 2018–2019
    Researcher, Downtown Windsor Business Improvement Association
  • 2016–2018
    Research Assistant, Sexual Misconduct Office
  • 2016–2016
    Research assistant, University of Windsor

Education

  • 2020 
    University of Windsor, Master of Arts
  • 2018 
    University of Windsor, Bachelor of Arts, Honours

Grants and Contracts

  • 2020
    Doctoral Fellowship
    Role:
    Researcher
    Funding Source:
    Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada
  • 2018
    MITACS Accelerate Grant
    Role:
    Researcher
    Funding Source:
    Mitacs
  • 2018
    Ontario Graduate Scholarship
    Role:
    Researcher
    Funding Source:
    Ontario Graduate Scholarships
  • 2018
    Canada Graduate Scholarship-Masters
    Role:
    Researcher
    Funding Source:
    Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

Professional Memberships

  • Canadian Sociological Association
  • CSA Child and Youth Research Cluster
  • Golden Key International Honour Society