Kate Tilleczek

Dr. Kate Tilleczek

Canada Research Chair in Young Lives in Global/Local Contexts & Director of the Young Lives Research Lab, University of Prince Edward Island

Location: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

Kate Tilleczek is the Canada Research Chair in Young Lives in Global/Local Contexts and the Director of the Young Lives Research Lab at the University of Prince Edward Island.

Dr. Kate Tilleczek has been teaching and studying the sociology of children and youth for two decades. She is currently a Professor of Education and Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Young Lives in Global & Local Contexts. She is the founder and Scientific Director of Young Lives Research Laboratory in Canada.

Kate continues to examine how modern societies marginalize and treat their youth, while witnessing and speaking about young lives in global and local contexts.