UQAM receives $500K to investigate sexual violence in higher ed

August 27, 2018

The Government of Quebec has provided the Université du Québec à Montréal with $500K for the establishment of an interdisciplinary, intersectoral research chair focused on sexual violence in higher ed. QC Minister of Advanced Education and the Status of Women Hélène David stated that sexual violence is unacceptable, and that its impact will not be tolerated in the higher education community. The chair aims to improve living, working, and studying conditions in all postsecondary institutions. UQAM