York Professor Debra Pepler honoured for her contributions to psychology

Bullying expert Debra Pepler, Distinguished Research Professor of psychology at York University, is the recipient of the 2015 Donald O. Hebb Award for Distinguished Contributors to Psychology as a Science from the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA). Pepler’s research has changed the way we think about bullying, aggression and other forms of violence, especially among marginalized and […]

York University celebrates its leading researchers

York University celebrated its leading researchers last Wednesday for their outstanding achievements during the third annual York U Research Leaders celebration. Hosted by York University President and Vice-Chancellor Mamdouh Shoukri and Vice-President Research and Innovation Robert Haché, and led by York political science Professor and event MC Ananya Mukherjee-Reed, associate vice-president research, the University celebrated […]

Two York professors receive President’s Research Awards

Two York researchers have been honoured with 2015 President’s Research Awards.  Professor Sergey Krylov, Faculty of Science, has been selected as the recipient of the President’s Research Excellence Award and Professor Shayna Rosenbaum, Faculty of Health, has received the President’s Emerging Research Leadership Award. “The President’s Research Awards are an important way to acknowledge the […]

Canadian Nutrition Society 1 day conference

  On January 10, 2015 – the Canadian Nutrition Society, the umbrella organization for nutrition students and scientists and clinical nutrition practitioners, in association with Dietitians of Canada, held a 1‐day conference at the Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel. A total of 9 speakers gave talks on diverse topics on protein nutrition, including Protein and Amino Acid Requirements […]