Jaime Wegner-Lohin is in her second year of the doctoral program in the School of Social Work at McGill University. She is currently the Project Coordinator for the National Child Welfare Outcomes Matrix project, a Federal-Provincial-Territorial initiative to develop a common set of National Outcomes Measures in child welfare. Jaime completed her Master of Education at York University and her Bachelor of Social Work at Ryerson University. Prior to pursuing her graduate work, she worked as a Child Protection Worker and an Educational Assistant in Ontario.
Jaime's areas of research interest include the intersection between child welfare and education policy and programs, the lived experiences of children in foster care and quantitative research methods. She is particularly interested in the academic resilience and educational outcomes for children living in foster care.
Centre for Research on Children and Families
McGill University, School of Social Work
3506 University St., Suite 106
Email: jaime [dot] wegner-lohin [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Jaime Wegner-Lohin)