Knowledge Mobilization (KMb): Multiple Contributions & Multi-Production Of New Knowledge

Featuring A Knowledge Mobilizer: David Phipps


David Phipps is Executive Director of Research & Innovation Services at York University in Toronto, Canada. He is responsible for the management and support of research services (research grants and contracts, technology and knowledge transfer); participates in strategic planning; negotiates research contracts and grants, manages research data and develops research performance measurements; ensures compliance with government policies and the University mandate.

He is also nationally and internationally recognized as a Knowledge Broker and actively involved in Knowledge Mobilization (KMb) as a Knowledge Mobilizer.

David helped build the Knowledge Mobilization Unit at York (along with a great KMb team), developing ResearchImpact – Canada’s knowledge mobilization network. David’s keen interest and involvement has taken KMb from an early “pet project” of interest several years ago to participating and contributing today at both the national and international levels of knowledge brokering and policy making.

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The KMb Units help to train future policy-makers and…

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One response to “Featuring A Knowledge Mobilizer: David Phipps

  1. Pingback: Asking The Question Again: Where Do You Think The Knowledge Mobilization Field Will Be In 5 Years? | KMbeing

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