Supporting Consultants and Specialists
SPR's supporting consultants and specialists are drawn from a wide range of
disciplines, such as:
- Business, Finance and Economics:
Dr. David Wolfe, Business Clusters (University of Toronto); Dr. Mike Mendelsohn, Finance and Social Policy
(Caledon Institute); Dr. Garry Smith (Gaming and Gambling, University of Alberta); and
Dr. Arthur Donner, Macroeconomics and Business (York University).
- Labour Issues, Health and Safety:
Ms. Marianne Levitsky, Occupational Hygiene; Dr. David Verma, Occupational Hygiene (McMaster University);
Dr. Paul Leonard Gallina, Occupational Health & Safety (Bishop’s University); and
Dr. Kevin Banks, Labour Law (Queen's University).
- Energy, Technology and Innovation:
Professor Adam Holbrook, Innovation/Technology, Research & Development (Simon Fraser University);
and Mr. Jack Smith, Energy, Foresight, Technology & Innovation (University of Ottawa).
Dr. Caroline Andrew (University of Ottawa); Dr. Agnes Meinhard (Ryerson University); and
Dr. Dan Lang (Ontario Institute for Studies in Education).
- Justice and Social Issues:
Dr. Ron Melchers, Criminology and Policing (University of Ottawa);
Dr. Julian Tanner, Youth and Social Issues
(University of Toronto); Dr. Scot Wortley, Criminology
(University of Toronto); and Dr. Nan Weiner, Diversity and Employment
- Tourism, Sports and Culture:
Dr. Marion Joppe, Tourism and Hospitality (University of Guelph); Dr. Alison Doherty (Western University);
Dr. Katie Misener (University of Waterloo); and Mr. Peter McFadden (Tourism, Events).
Mr. Chris Hilkene, Environmental Sector; and Professor Margot Hurlbert (Water Policy, Environment, Climate Change).
- Urban Planning and Housing:
Mr. Mark Guslits, Architecture & Planning; Dr. Larry Bourne (University of Toronto); and Mr. Clarke Wilson, Housing Policy (Queen's University).
- Food and Agriculture:
Dr. Keith Mussar, Food Safety; and
Mr. Jack Bamford, Agriculture & Food.
- International Trade:
Dr. Philip J. Rosson, International Trade and
Technology (Dalhousie University); and Dr. Rolf Seringhaus,
International Marketing (Wilfrid Laurier University).
Dr. Zubin Austin, Dentistry and Professional Colleges
(University of Toronto).
- Databases/Computer Systems:
Mr. David Groskind, Databases and Computer Systems; Mr. Lee Herrin,
Surveys and the Common Measurement Tool; and Dr. Michael Evans, Statistics (University of Toronto).