Trent University

Site: Trent Student Centre - 1680 West Bank Dr

Service: Trent Community Research Centre, Community-Based Research

Record #: PET0280
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 24 Aug 2022


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.
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
Canada 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, Manager, Community + Workplace Partnerships; Phone: 705-748-1093
Mailing Address c/o Trent Community Research Centre, 1600 West Bank Dr 
Peterborough, ON 
Canada K9L 0G2

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