Monica Anne Batac is a doctoral student at McGill's School of Social Work. A teacher by training, Monica's research and practice focuses on capacity-building and community collaborations in the immigrant-serving sector. Committed to community-engaged research, Monica is involved in various Toronto-based initiatives that enhance supports for newcomer youth, internationally-trained teachers, Filipino seniors, and front-line workers in the settlement service sector. She is interested in a range of methodologies, including autoethnography, arts-informed inquiry, and Q-Methodology.
In addition to her social work research, Monica also studies knowledge mobilization practitioners and researchers, and social media and technology integration in higher education.
Contact: monica.batac [at] mail.mcgill.ca (Email)