SWAP Distinguished Member Award

The SWAP Distinguished Member Award is presented annually to an individual who has made distinguished, long-standing, and substantial contributions that pertain to women, gender, or related issues, in the areas of teaching, research, and/or practice. Past recipients are:

2012

Linda McMullen, University of Saskatchewan

2011

Alexandra Rutherford, York University

2010

Charlene Senn, Windsor University

2009

Shake Toukmanian, York University

2008

Elizabeth Church, Mount Saint Vincent University

2007

Frances Cherry, Carleton University

2006

Hilary M. Lips, Radford University, Virginia

2005

Sandra Byers, University of New Brunswick

2003

Vaura Vike-Freiberga, Université de Montréal, President of Latvia

2002

Elinor Ames, Simon Fraser University

2001

Olga Fabreau, Université de Montréal

2000

Sharon Crozier, University of Calgary

1999

Janet Stoppard, University of New Brunswick

1998

Joanne Gallivan, University College of Cape Breton

1997

Elinor Burwell, Carleton University (posthumous award)

1996

Esther Greenglass, York University

1995

Lorna Cammaert, University of Calgary

1994

Cannie Stark-Adamec, University of Regina

1993

Meredith Kimball, Simon Fraser University

1992

Sandra Pyke, York University

SWAP Feminist Mentoring Award

The SWAP Feminist Mentoring Award is presented annually to recognize feminist supervisors who have promoted the advancement of their students through exceptional mentoring. Nominations are received from students and recent graduates who wish to acknowledge a professor who promots feminist scholarship, teaching, and practice and who has been pivotal to their graduate/post-graduate school experience. Past recipients are:

2012

Maria Gurevich, Ryerson University

2011

Carmen Poulin, University of New Brunswick

2010

Cherie Werhun, University of Winnipeg

2009

Jennifer McGrath, Concordia University

2008

Shelley Brown, Carleton University

2007

Mary Hampton, University of Regina

2006

Alexandra Rutherford, York University

2005

Connie Kristiansen, Carleton University

2004

Charlene Senn, University of Windsor

2003

Niva Piran, University of Toronto (OISE)

SWAP Student Paper Award

The SWAP Student Paper Award ($500) is presented annually to the best paper submitted by a student to the Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association or SWAP Pre-Convention Institute. Past recipients are:

2012

Jenna MacKay

2011

Courtney Williston

2010

Elise Matthews

2009

Anne Marie Mikhail 

 

2008

Ilan dar Nimrod with Stephen Heine and Clarissa Markel (University of British Columbia)
The Gender Divide Through a Genetic Lens: How Exposure to Genetic Theories Affects Behaviours and Attitudes

2007

Shannon Ellis with Linda McMullen (University of Saskatchewan)
Nothing New is Something New: Powerful and Powerless Interpretive Repertoires in Literature and Women's Talk About Female Genitals

2006

Behesta Jaghori with Kathryn Lafreniere (University of Windsor)
Countering the Dominant Discourse: Afghan Women Speak

2005

Dara Chappell with Karen Korabik and Allyson McElwain (University of Guelph)
Effects of Gender-Role Attitudes on Work-Family Conflict and Work-Family Guilt

2004

Heather Roxborough with Carmen Poulin and Lynn Gouliquer (University of New Brunswick)
Discrimination Practices: Lesbian Military Members and Their Partners' Health

2003

Chantal Thorn (University of Windsor)
Conceptualizations of Health and Illness: A Test of the Theory of Male Bias

2002

Lori Brotto (University of British Columbia)
The Comparison of Clinical Assessment and Laboratory-Based Assessment of Sexual Arousal in Women With and Without Arousal Disorder

2001

Pek Ne (Angela) Khoo with Charlene Y. Senn (University of Windsor)
Men's and Women's Responses to Electronic Mail of Different Types of Content

2000

Joti Samra-Grewal with A. Sidhu (Simon Fraser University)
Ethnic Differences in Prevalence Rates and Predictors of Disordered Eating Behaviours

1999

E.B. Brownlie with Stephanie Kellington (Simon Fraser University)
Construction of Gender Conformity and Non-Conformity: A Q-Methodological Study

1998

Nancy Johnson Smith (University of Calgary)
The Development of Occupational Aspirations in Young Women: A Qualitative Study

1997

Yvette Scattolon with Janet Stoppard (University of New Brunswick)
Perceptions of Depression and Coping with Depressive Experiences Among Rural Women in New Brunswick

1996

Kimberly Quinn with James M. Olson (University of Western Ontario)
The Personal/Group Discrimination Discrepancy: An Example of the Better-Than-Average Effect

1995

Diane Roche (University of Victoria)
Women's Childhood Sexual Abuse History as a Predictor of Adult Attachment Style

1994

Linda Coates with Alan Wade (University of Victoria)
Judges' Use of Psychological Explanations in Sexual Assault Trial Judgements

1993

Brenda Bettridge (Université de Montréal)
Intimacy and Relationships: The Imagery of Female Adolescent Suicide Attempters

1992

Patricia L. Peters with Lisa A. Serbin (Concordia University)
Adolescent and Early Adult Fertility Patterns in a Sample of Women with Histories of Aggressive and Withdrawn Behaviour

1991

Charlene Y. Senn with Sandra W. Pyke (York University)
Women's Perceptions of the Impact of Pornography on Their Lives: A Q-Methodological Investigation

1990

Marion A. Cuddy with Kathryn Belicki (York University)
Predicting a History of Sexual Abuse from Nightmares

1989

Wendy M. Pullin (University of Regina) with Henderikus J. Stam (University of Calgary & Tom Baker Cancer Centre)
Appraising Breast Cancer Symptoms: What Motivates Women to Report Them Rapidly?

1988

Tracy L. Bennett (University of California, Los Angeles)
Coping with Abusive Relationships: How and Why Women Stay

1987

Marsha G. Runtz (University of Manitoba)
The Sexual Victimization of Women: The Link Between Child Abuse and Revictimization

1986

Eva E. Skoe (Simon Fraser University)
The Development and Partial Validation of a Care-Based Measure of Moral Development

1985

Charlene Y. Senn with H. Lorraine Radtke (University of Calgary)
A Comparison of Women's Reactions to Violent Pornography, Non-Violent Pornography and Erotica

SWAP Travel Award

The SWAP Travel Award ($200) is presented annually to students presenting at the Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association or SWAP Pre-Convention Institute. Priority is given to students presenting papers or posters on topics of particular relevance to women. Past recipients are:

2012

Sobia Ali-Faisal
Kimberley Cullen
Sandra Dixon
Kerry Erikson
Natalie Michel

2011

Taslim Alani
Regine Debrosse
Anne Gendreau
Jenna MacKay
Myriah Mulvogue

2010

Tera Beaulieu
Andre DesRoches
Natalie Michel
Jennifer Moore, University of Calgary
Allison Reeves

2009

Melissa Castro Couch
Rebecca Harriman, University of Saskatchewan
Jessica McCutcheon, University of New Brunswick

2008

Ashley Cavanaugh, Trinity Western University
Christina Drost, University of Regina
Paula Luedemann, University of Alberta
Deborah MacNiel, University of Alberta
Judi Malone, Athabasca University