Shawna Reibling, MA
Shawna Reibling is currently a knowledge mobilization officer at Wilfrid Laurier University where her primary role is to assist faculty with crafting and implementing knowledge mobilization plans. She also works to translate research into accessible formats for the general public, and tweets as @LaurierResearch. Since 2010 she has served as a broker for ResearchImpact, a pan-Canadian network of 12 universities committed to maximizing the impact of academic research for the social, economic, environmental and health benefits of Canadians. In the most recent Knowledge Mobilization Works survey, Shawna was rated one of the top three knowledge mobilization influencers in Canada. Her workshops are also offered as part of the 2014 CAGS/ETS Award for Excellence and Innovation in Enhancing the Graduate Student Experience ASPIRE program. Shawna holds a Masters and Bachelor of Communications from Simon Fraser University.