Nancy Hansen

Scholar: Nancy E. Hansen, PhD  Director, Interdisciplinary Master’s Program, Disability Studies, University of Manitoba

Sponsor: Sprott Foundation

Project Title: (Dis)Ability and its discontents: an action research project proposal

Home University: University of Manitoba, Carleton

University to Visit: Queens University Belfast

Resulting from this scholarship, Dr Hansen has developed an on-going research and guest lecture relationship with QUB. A 3rd year Disability Studies module now being taught at Queen’s University Belfast, and Dr. Hansen is, along with Dr.Myrtle Hill, contributing a disability chapter to a forthcoming peace and conflict studies book.

Scholar Testimonial:

“This programme was key to my professional development  – thank you so much!”