Research Team Alumni

Helen Lasthiotakis | Julieta GriecoAndrew Kretz | Darren DeeringKristjan Sigurdson | Merli Tamtik | Patricia Gaviria | Aisha Khaja

Helen Lasthiotakis, Ph.D. 2017
Thesis title: How Open Data Entrepreneurs Advance Institutional Change

Julieta Grieco, M.A. 2015
Thesis Title: Fostering Cross-Border Learning and Engagement through Study Abroad Scholarships: Lessons from Brazil’s Science Without Borders Program
Placement: Career Services Coordinator, Rotman School of Management

Andrew Kretz, Ph.D. 2015
Thesis Title: Exploring the Effects of Postsecondary Experience on STEM Majors’ Attitude Towards Entrepreneurship.
Placement: Research Analyst, Cerritos College

Darren Deering, Ph.D. 2014
Thesis Title: Responsibility Center Budgeting and Responsibility Center Management: Implications for Internal Structure and Strategic Management of North American Universities.
Placement: Director, Administration, Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto

Kristjan Sigurdson, M.A. 2013
Thesis Title: The Rise and Fall of the University of Toronto’s Innovations Foundation: Lessons from Canadian Technology Transfer
Placement: Ph.D. student, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

Merli Tamtik, Ph.D. 2013
Thesis Title: Expertise and Policy Learning – The Case of EU’s Research Policy
Placement: SSHRC Post-doc, York University Faculty of Education

Patricia Gaviria, Ph.D. 2013
Thesis Title: Inuit Self-Determination and Postsecondary Education: The Case of Nunavut and Greenland.
Placement: Aboriginal Strategies, Dean’s Office, OISE-UT

Aisha Khaja, M.A. 2012
Thesis Title: Exploring the Evolution of Credit Transfer Policy: Implications on the Role and Interplay Between Colleges and Universities.
Placement: Advisor, Ontario Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs.