On December 7, 2021, Jesse successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation, entitled ‘Running together, even when we’re apart : seeking community, being ‘connected’, and consuming together‘. Jesse’s dissertation can be found here.
Welcome to UBC Mitch!
Here is how Mitch describes himself on the ‘Bicycles for Development’ website:
Mitchell McSweeney (he/him) is a postdoctoral fellow at the University of British Columbia. His research agenda focuses on social entrepreneurship, innovation, sport for development, and livelihoods, and he often utilizes postcolonial theory, institutional theory, and diaspora to critically investigate these areas.
Mich completed a Ph.D. in Kinesiology at York University before joining us at UBC.