Research Fellows 2011-12

Filomena M. Critelli.

Filomena M. Critelli
Assistant Professor, School of Social Work
Project Title: “Service Needs, Service Access and Improved Service Utilization Strategies for Immigrant and Refugee Domestic Violence Victims: Perspectives of Consumers and Providers”
Community Research Partner: Domestic Violence Victims Services Program; International Institute of Buffalo

Results of this research to be presented on April 11. A flyer for this event can be downloaded here.

David A. Gerber.
Michael Rembis.

David A. Gerber and Michael A. Rembis
UB Distinguished Professor, Department of History & Director, UB Center for Disability Studies and Adjunct Asst Professor, Dept of History, Associate Director UB Center for Disability Studies

Project Title: “An Oral History of the West Seneca
Development Center (1961-2011), West Seneca, New York” Community Research Partner: Museum of disABILITY

Results from this research was presented to the public on April 2, 2013. 

Erin Hatton.

Erin Hatton
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Arts and Sciences
Project Title: “When Is a Worker Not a Worker? Excluding Workers from U.S. Employment and Labor Law”
Community Research Partner: Southern Poverty Law Center, Montgomery, Alabama

Daniel Hess.

Daniel B. Hess
Associate Professor, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Architecture and Planning
Project Title: “Older Adults’ Vulnerabilities to Extreme Weather in Western New York”
Community Research Partner: Erie County Department of Senior Services

Bruce Jackson.

Bruce Jackson
SUNY Distinguished Professor and James Agee Professor of American Culture, Department of English
Project Title: “Photo Documentation of Buffalo’s Waterfront Grain Elevators”
Community Research Partner: The Campaign for Buffalo History, Architecture & Culture Inc., Buffalo

Teresa Miller.

Teresa Miller
Professor, Law School
Project Title: “Community Outreach from Inside Attica”
Community Research Partner:  The Lifers’ Group at the Attica Correctional Facility, Attica, NY

Anne Marie Perrault.

Anne Marie Perrault
Assistant Professor, Department of Library and Information Studies
Project Title: “Consumer Health Informatics: Develop a Community Engagement Approach to Foster Health Literacy in Young Adults with Disabilities”
Community Research Partners: People Inc., Kaleida Health Library Services, the Buffalo and Erie County Public Library, and Parent Network of WNY, all of Buffalo

Results of this research to be presented on May 9. A flyer for this event can be downloaded here.

Corrie Stone-Johnson.

Corrie Stone-Johnson
Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
Project Title: “College Readiness at the Crossroads: The Contemporary Challenges of Post-Secondary Preparation”
Community Research Partner: Maryvale Union Free School District, Cheektowaga, NY