Research

Collaborations

The Cultural Logic of Facts and Figures

Coombe is a co-investigator for the“The Cultural Logic of Facts and Figures:Objectification, Measurement and Standardization as Social Processes” (2012-15) awarded by the Norwegian Research Council.


International Trade in Indigenous Cultural Heritage

Coombe is a member of the Advisory Board, for the International Trade in Indigenous Cultural Heritage: Legal and Policy Issues (2009-ongoing), a Research Project funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation.


Institute for English & American Studies, Osnabruck University

Between 2008 and 2012 and in 2014, Coombe was invited annually to serve as the Inaugural and continuing Faculty Convenor and Workshop Leader to attract and teach an international group of graduate students and junior scholars in Culture, Rights, Identity: Interfaces between the Humanities and the Law; Convergences: Law, Language and Culture, Synergies: Law, Language and Culture; Correlations: Law and Culture; and, Osnabrück Summer Institute on the Cultural Study of the Law, the annual International Summer School at the Institute for English & American Studies, Osnabruck University, Germany.


Works in Progress

Research Grants

“The Cultural Logic of Facts and Figures: Objectification, Measurement and Standardization as Social Processes”

Norwegian Research Council. Tord Larsen, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Principal Investigator and Project Manager
(Co-investigator)


“See More…, Know More? Do More! Shaping and Sharing Canada’s Digital Media Heritage”

Canadian Media Research Consortium
(Principal Investigator)


“The Politics of Scale: Mapping the Transnational Policy Field of Cultural Rights”

SSHRC General Research Grant


Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship


Canadian Federation for Humanities and Social Sciences Award for Scholarly Publications

Canadian Federation for Humanities and Social Sciences
(Principal Investigator)


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Research Collaborators

Eugenia Kisin

Eugenia Kisin, Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Toronto (2015-17).


Melissa F. Baird

Melissa F. Baird, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Michigan Tech University.


Lindsay M. Weiss

Lindsay Weiss, Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Anthropology and the Stanford Archaeology Center.


Melissa (Missy) Anderson

MA Candidate, Communications & Culture, York University and Ryerson University.


Jackie Ewald

MA Student, Communication & Culture, York University and Ryerson University


Laura Fox

MA Student, Communication & Culture, York University and Ryerson University


Abigail Henry

MA (2015), Communication & Culture, York University and Ryerson University


Andrea Kosavic

PhD Candidate, Communication & Culture, York University and Ryerson University


Ali Malik

PhD Candidate, Socio-Legal Studies, York University


Daniel Huizenga

PhD Candidate, Socio-Legal Studies, York University


Joseph F. Turcotte

PhD Candidate, Communication & Culture, York University and Ryerson University


Marc Griebel

MA (2013), Communication & Culture, York University and Ryerson University


Dr. Andrew Herman

Associate Professor, Communication Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University