The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program allows highly motivated and competitive researchers to realize their full potential and develop their careers. They are designed to allow Canada to build world-class research capacity by recruiting top-tier postdoctoral trainees at an internationally competitive level of funding. They are prestigious and much sought-after. Following are Carleton’s Banting Postdoctoral Fellows:


Logan Cochrane

When Knowledge Results in Action: Social Change and the Role of Research, Politics and Collective Action

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Hillary Maddin

Brain-cranium interactions in the origin of tetrapod cranial diversity

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Rena Bivens

Social Media for Social Change? A Critical Analysis of the Sociotechnical Relations between Social Media Software and Non-Profit Users Working to End Gender-Based Violence

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Sophie Tamas

Going to pieces: Memory and mourning in digital scraps

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Martin Geiger

Smart new border world: Information technologies and security industries in the management of human cross-border mobility in North America and Europe

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Nduka Otiono

Street stories in the postcolony:  democracy and the politics of the everyday in Africa

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Eli MacLaren

The production of Canadian literature

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Alex Wong

Pleiotropic effects of adaptive mutations

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