Research Grants and Fellowships

External Research Funding
Arts Grants


External Research Funding:

2011-2014 SSHRC Research Creation, “Short History of Land: An Exhibition on Possible Futures” (Principal, $212,000)
2011 Canadian Media Research Consortium Small Research Grant:   “A Lecture Series on Waste” (Principal, $5000)
2011 SSHRC Conference Grant, “International Stereoscopic 3D Conference”      (Principal, $24,000)
2011-2012 SSHRC Insight, “Designing serial narratives for digital commuter,” (Co-investigator, $54,716)
2010-2013 SSHRC Standard: The Explorations Journal (Co-investigator, $83, 000)
2010-2012 OMDC 3D cinema (Co-investigator, $1, 400, 000)
2009 Ontario Centres of Excellence – 3D Cinema (Co-investigator, $13,000)
2008-2009 SSHRC Research and Development Initiative, The Culture of Suburbs: A Case Study of Willowdale, Ontario (Principal, $38,000)
2007-2010 SSHRC Standard Grant:  Films of Expo 67 (Co-investigator, $190,000)
2007 Canada Foundation for Innovation, (Co-investigator, $250,000)
2007 Ontario Innovation Trust, (Co-investigator, $249,000)
2006 Canadian Media Research Consortium Small Research Grant: “Locating Migrating Media: Space Technology, and Innovation in the Global Film and TV Industries” (Principal, $5000)
2005-2008 SSHRC Standard Grant: “Trans-local Connectivities and Citizenship Practices in the New Media Arts” (Principal, $110,000)
2000-2005 SSHRC Major Collaborative Research Initiative: “The Culture of Cities: Montreal, Toronto, Berlin, Dublin” (Co-investigator, $2,500,000)
2002-2004 Canada Foundation for Innovation: Infrastructure for Albert & Lucy Boden Digital Media Research Lab, York University ($121,000)
2002-2004 Ontario Innovation Trust: Infrastructure for Albert & Lucy Boden Digital Media Research Lab, York University ($130,000)
2003 SSHRC Research Development Initiative: “Global Cultural Flows, Identity, Sovereignty, and Citizenship” (Collaborator with Robarts Centre for Canadian Studies, York University, $126,000)
1999-2002 SSHRC Research Grant: “History and Aesthetics of Medical Dramas” (Principal $38,000)
1999 Faculty Research Grant, Faculty of Fine Arts, York University: “The State of Women’s Film/Video Festivals” ($1,500)
1995-1998 SSHRC Research Grant: “Impact of New Technologies on Art” (Principal, $26,000)
1995-1998 FCAR Research Grant: “Nouvelles Technologies et la Culture” (Principal, $42,000)
1994 Humanities Research Grant, McGill University: “McLuhan and the Discourse of New Technologies” ($3,500)
1992-1994 SSHRC Post-Doctoral Fellowship: “The Use of Video at the National Film Board of Canada, 1969-1975” ($54,000)
1986-1989 FCAR Doctoral Fellowship ($42,000)

Arts Grants:

2011 Media Arts Residency, Future Cinema Lab, Canada Council for the  Arts, to host Mike Hoolboom ($60,000)
2010 Ontario Arts Council Grant, (Leona Drive Project Catalogue) ($9,000)
2009 Toronto Arts Council Grant (Leona Drive Project) ($4,000)
2009 Ontario Arts Council Grant (Leona Drive Project) ($15,000)
2009 Canada Council Arts Grant (Leona Drive Project) ($15,000)
2009 Jackman Foundation Grant (Leona Drive Project) ($10,000)
2008 Media Arts Residency, Future Cinema Lab, Canada Council for the Arts, to host Christine Davis ($60,000)
1999 Millennium Arts Grant, Canada Council: Being On Time, A Public Access Project ($45,000)
1993 Arts Writing Grant, Ontario Arts Council: “Genetics and Art” ($5,000)
1992 Critics Grant, Ontario Arts Council: “The (Anti)-Aesthetic of Community Expression” ($5,000)
1992 Video Production Grant, Media Arts, Canada Council ($34,000)
1991 B Grant, Criticism and Curation, Canada Council: “Feminist Avant-Garde Culture in Canada” ($16,000)
1990 Video Completion Grant, Ontario Arts Council ($15,000)
1990 Video Production Grant, Ontario Arts Council ($5,000)
1989 Explorations Grant, Canada Council ($15,000)