Dr. Margaret Jackson
Dr. Margaret Jackson
Professor, School of Criminology; Director of FREDA Centre for Research on Violence Against Women and Children

Dr. Jackson is presently Professor in the School of Criminology at Simon Fraser University, and Co-Director, Simon Fraser University Institute for Studies in Criminal Justice Policy, and Director of FREDA, an SFU centre undertaking research on violence against women and children. She was principal investigator for a Ministry of Justice study on child abuse. Other research areas of interest include bullying/cyberbullying, and sociocultural factors impacting marginalized girls and youth. These involvements resulted in her serving as a co-investigator/principal investigator for SSHRC, Status of Women, Heritage Canada, Metropolis-RIIM, and NCPC grants, as well as currently, for two CIHR grants.


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