Mathieu Albert PhD

Scientist - The Wilson Centre
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto

Dr. Albert's research interest are located at the intersection of sociology of the health professions, sociology of knowledge and interdisciplinary studies. Mathieu's main current project focuses on how top-down interdisciplinary research policies in health are creating new boundaries between research areas instead of removing them by marginalising basic social and laboratory research.

Mathieu received the Sheffield Award in 2001 for the best paper published in the Canadian Journal of Higher Education. He also received the Best Paper Award in 2011 from the American Sociological Association section on Science, Knowledge and Technology, for his paper “Boundary-Work in the Health Research Field: Biomedical and Clinician Scientists’ Perceptions of Social Science Research” (Minerva, 2009).

Mathieu received is PhD in Sociology from the Université de Montréal in 1999.

Current Fellows: Cristian Rangel