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Anna Kopec

Assistant Professor -- public policy, inequality, comparative public policy, policy design, political participation
Office:5123 Richcraft Hall


  • SPPA Professor of the Year, 2022-2023
  • SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2019-2022
  • Mitacs Globalink Research Award, 2019-2020

Active Initiatives

  • “Lived Experience as Expertise: the Presence of Lived Experience in Research, service Provision, and Policy on Homelessness in Canada”
    SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis Grant, $29, 814.
    This project explores the extent to which lived expertise of homelessness is included in research, policy, and service provision through a review of academic literature, policy documents, and grey literature including organization evaluations and reviews.
  • “Mapping Services: Homelessness in Toronto”
    SSHRC Explore Early Career Researcher Grant, $10,000
    This project explores the services available to individuals experiencing homelessness in Toronto, with the goal of mapping services to increase visibility for those accessing them, and evaluating them for from the perspective of individuals experiencing homelessness.


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