What We Do

Centre projects and activities are generally related to one of four research themes.

  • Workplace Policies & Family Supports

  • Gender & Organizations

  • Father Involvement

  • Rural Work-Life

These research themes provide a strategic framework for current projects and activities as well as for selecting and responding to new opportunities.

View outputs from all of our project areas below:

Projects

    Recent News

  • Sunday, January 18

    Fact Sheet: Combining care work and paid work

    Issues related to combining paid work and caregiving are explored in a new Fact Sheet developed by Dr. Janet Fast, University of Alberta, Dr. Donna Lero, CFWW; Richared deMarco (Employment and Social Development Canada) and Heloisa Ferriera and Jacquie Eales (both University of Alberta). read more...

  • Thursday, November 27

    Work and Family Commons: the online repository for work and family research

    Work and Family Commons (WFC) is the open access subject matter repository of the Work and Family Researchers Network created to gather and preserve the intellectual output of the work and family research community and to offer immediate, permanent and free online access to the full text of research articles for anyone, worldwide. read more...

  • Thursday, November 13

    ChildCare 2020 National Conference and Research Day

    ChildCare 2020 is the first national child care policy conference in a decade and the fourth such conference in Canada’s history. The main goal of the conference is renewed action on early learning and child care. read more...

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