Ewa Dabrowska Miciula

Ewa Dabrowska Miciula
School of Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Bachelor of Applied Health Information Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) - International Business Management
  • Bachelor of Design (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Early Learning Program Development (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Interior Design (Honours)
Academic and Professional Designations
  • ​PhD, Medical Geography  
  • MSc, Biology and Earth Sciences 
Title ​Professor
Courses Taught

​CLTR72000 World Cultures Theory

Areas of Expertise & Interest
  • ​Well-being, health and safety among transitional migrant workers in Canada and Europe
  • Occupational health and safety
  • Environmental planning and sustainability
  • Rural sociology and ecology
  • Internationalization and commodification of education
Industry Experience, Professional Currency Activities​Publications:
  • Aligning Perspectives on Health, Safety, Well-Being. (2020). New Hazards, New Workers.Springer Book. (European and Canadian Research).
  • Farm safety: A prerequisite for sustainable food production in Newfoundland and Labrador. (2019). Canadian Food Studies/La Revue canadienne des études sur l'alimentation. (Journal is supported by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada).
  • Distress or Resilience? Examining socio-spatial relations impacting the wellbeing and emotional health of seasonal agricultural migrant workers in rural Canada. (2018). European Journal of Public Health.
  • Rural-Migration Nexus; International collection of research in migration and wellbeing, ethnicity and race, belonging/identities, poverty and social exclusion. (2021). Palgrave Book (European & North American Research).

Conference presentations:

  • Profits, Politics, and Partnerships: The internationalization and commodification of vocational education and training in the Ontario Colleges of Applied Arts & Technology (with Dr. Anne Charles accepted for the Study of Higher Education (CSSHE) Conference 2020 at Western University).
Major Research Projects, Scholarly Activities, and/or Publications Research experience:
  • Public Engagement Postdoctoral Fellow in AgriSafety Research and Knowledge Mobilization
  • Jointly appointed to the Faculty of Medicine, Department of Sociology, and the Boreal Ecosystem Research Facility
  • 11 years as a member of the Board of Directors of the Community Research Ethics (CREO), in Kitchener, Ontario
  • Peer reviewer (Journal of Rural and Community Development; Journal of Environmental Studies)
Additional Information Ewa's research work and publications focus on rural labour migration, occupational health and safety, rural health and wellbeing in multidisciplinary projects within Canadian provinces and in Europe.

Ewa is motivating her students to be leaders as community members. She is passionate about planning for improved health conditions and quality of life, social equity and progress in rural health for citizens and migrants.