Research Participants Needed for SFU Study "Now(here)"
Friday, November 25, 2016

Researchers in the Faculty of Education at Simon Fraser University are looking for volunteers to take part in a study of identity formation process of 1.5 generation Colombian refugees in Canada.


Now(here): Exploring the Experiences of Displacement and Relocation of the 1.5 Generation Colombian Refugees Living in the Lower Mainland through Narrative Inquiry.

Seeking participants who:

● Are from Colombia

● Were between 12 to 18 years old when they arrived to Canada

● Arrived to Canada as Convention Refugees or Inland Refugee Claimants

● Have been living in Canada for 5 to 10 years.

As a participant in this study, you would be asked to:

● Participate in 2 to 3 one-on-one interviews with the researcher (30-90 minutes each).

● One focus group session, approximately 2-3 hours.

● Your participation would involve a total of up to 4 sessions.

In appreciation for your time, you will receive a meal during the interview and an honorarium of $20.00 in the form of a gift card.

For more information about this study, or to volunteer for this study, please contact:

Carolina Rojas, Faculty of Education at 778 782 3751 or Email: drojas@sfu.ca