Site Accessibility Statement
Wilfrid Laurier University Leaf
October 20, 2017
Canadian Excellence
Dr. Alicia Sliwinski

Alicia Sliwinski

Associate Professor, Global Studies, MA CAST

Contact Information
Phone: 519-884-0710 ext.2483

Office Location: 5-118 Dr. Alvin Woods Building
Office Hours: Wednesdays 12:00 - 1:30 pm
Academic Background
PhD, MSc, University of Montreal
Post-Graduate Diploma, University of Sydney
BA, University of Montreal

Alicia is an anthropologist who works on the social dynamics of humanitarian aid after natural disasters. Her research has taken her to Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua and El Salvador. She is currently working on the politics of community participation in post-disaster reconstruction and the logics of giving in global contexts.

Research and Interests
Anthropology of development
Disasters and reconstruction
Latin America

Additional Information
Watch a video of Dr. Sliwinski: