Current Research Teams of the MMFC

  • Creating Peaceful Learning Environments
    The goal of the team is to assist schools in "creating peaceful learning environments." The team works in several school districts with self-identified schools dedicated to exploring options in creating favourable climates with their students, staff, and communities. Read more...
  • Religion and Violence
    The Religion and Violence Research Team has been examining the story of what happens when religious people look to their faith communities for help in the aftermath of violence in the family context.  Read more...
  • Sexual  Violence
    The goal of the Sexual Violence Research Team is to extend the current body of research in order to inform continuing efforts to implement effective prevention and educational initiatives as well as measures to respond when sexual violence occurs. Read more...
  • Workplace Violence and Abuse (Workplace Bullying)
    The purpose of the Team is to conduct qualitative research designed to deepen our understanding of the various ways in which New Brunswickers experience bullying, intimidation, victimization, aggression, and other forms of violence and abuse in their workplaces. Read more...
  • Violent Men and Fathering Study
    The proposed research will focus on men who are violent towards their partners and their role as fathers. The team will look at both how abusive men perceive the violent situation as well as how the counselors working with the abusers interpret the situation. Read more...
  • Abuse & Neglect of Older Adults in the Maritimes
    Abuse and neglect of older adults is a health and social problem with profound consequences that affects people from all walks of life. The population world-wide is aging; “seniors make up the fastest growing age group Read more...
  • Violence against Immigrant and Visible Minority Wome in New Brunswick
    The Violence against Immigrant and Visible Minority Women in New Brunswick research team submitted a rational for the revival of the Violence against Immigrant and Visible Minority Women research team which Read more...
  • Violence against Women with Disabilities                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Our research team wish to focus on is the experience of women with disabilities in situations of violence. . According to the social model of 'disability' is socially constructed. As Fougeyrollas explains: «A disability situation corresponds to download to english version or télécharger la version française