Medical Anthropology; Research Development; Knowledge Mobilization; Research Impact
Experienced in academic and applied research, with a history of envisioning and enabling strategic research proposal success within the portfolio of the Vice-President (Research & Innovation), University of Alberta, and liaising for the university at Research Impact Canada. Currently the inaugural Senior Research Partner, Social Sciences and Humanities, using human-centred design, and professor-oriented principles to set-up and develop the new Research Partner Network at the University of Alberta.
Peer reviewed publications on: facemasks in Covid-19, medicine and modernity, ecological knowledge, Indigenous women's textiles, mothering, ethnography of Oceania (Tonga, Papua New Guinea). You can find me discussing social responses to facemasks during the pandemic on Counter.Social: https://counter.social/@HyL