UBC sociology professor wins 2009 SSHRC Aurora Prize

Asst. Prof. Sylvia Fuller, Dept. of Sociology, has been recognized with the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council’s (SSHRC) Aurora Prize.  The award is given to an outstanding new researcher who is building a reputation for exciting and original research in the social sciences or humanities. 

Fuller is passionate about ensuring equity in the labour marketplace.  As part of her award-winning research, she explores how labour market trends and institutions shape the longer-term employment possibilities of workers in non-standard employment. 

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