Trent University

Site: Trent Student Centre - 1680 West Bank Dr

Service: Trent Community Research Centre, Community-Based Research

Description (Service) COVID19
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    Regular Service 
    A community-based research and education program that connects community with Trent University to conduct community-based research.
    • In community-based research, the questions come from the community and, using credible research methods, community members, researchers, faculty and students work collaboratively to find the answers.  
    • Research engages communities and their citizens in the creation, design, implementation and use of research to meet their needs. 
    • Students gain academic credit and on-the-job experience through supervised research projects for local organizations.
Service Details
Hours COVID19 - Office closed. Contact by email

By appointment
Dates Research proposals are accepted all year.
Areas Served Durham Region ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Visit website for Research Proposal forms 
Research proposals requiring student participation must be submitted by the first day of summer or winter term to be completed during the next school term.
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Trent University Student Centre
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
Trent Student Centre
1680 West Bank Dr, Suite 3.10
Peterborough, ON K9J 7B8
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Intersection Water St and Nassau Mills Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-748-1093
Toll Free Phone 1-855-698-7368 ext 1093
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Primary Contact Ryan Sisson, Team Lead, Community & Workplace Partnerships; Phone: 705-748-1011 ext 1093
Mailing Address c/o Trent Community Research Centre 
1600 West Bank Dr 
Peterborough, ON K9L 0G2

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