Our Core Team
Dr. Kate Tilleczek | Scientific Director & Founder
Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Young Lives, Education and Global Good and Full Professor in the Faculty of Education at York University, Kate is the founder and Scientific Director of the Young Lives Research Lab (CANADA). International in scope, the YLRL investigates how complex modern societies are shifting to support and/or negate the lives and wellbeing of young people. Kate currently leads eight externally funded, youth-based research projects that engage young people in research about education, human and planetary wellbeing, the Anthropocene and the digital age.